Leslie Kuban is a nationally recognized franchise industry expert, CFE (Certified Franchise Executive) and owner of FranNet in Atlanta; a locally owned and operated franchise consulting firm. Leslie and her team offer more than 60 years of combined industry expertise and her personal experience as a franchise owner provides a unique perspective to help her clients assess their real opportunities, risks and timing to make sound decisions. Leslie and her team have helped over 400 individuals and families achieve their dreams of business ownership
In 2017, Leslie led her Atlanta team to the become the top achieving office in North America. Additionally, Leslie was named “Top FranNet Consultant for 2017”. In 2016, Leslie was awarded the coveted “Commitment to Excellence Award”, voted on by FranNet’s franchise partners to one consultant who consistently strives for excellence and integrity in all aspects of their work.
Leslie is a guest lecturer for the MBA and EMBA programs at Emory, Georgia Tech and Kennesaw State. She is a founding member of the Georgia State University Franchise Entrepreneurship Advisory Board.
Recently, Leslie added Amazon bestselling author to her list of accomplishments when she joined a collection of business notables to co-author “More Than Just French Fries” a collaborative work on successful business ownership through franchising.