Alesia Visconti, CFC
Chief Executive Officer & President
Alesia has 20 years of experience as a President & CEO, driving organizational development and taking companies to the next level, both domestically and internationally. An author, professional speaker, and entrepreneur, her motto in life is “Work hard, play hard, help others, repeat.” Alesia’s entered the franchise space when she began training as a FranServe consultant while serving as the President & CEO of an international career transition firm. After quickly becoming a FranServe Top Producer, Alesia eventually had the opportunity to acquire FranServe. She leaned on her executive experience to grow FranServe into the world’s largest franchise consulting organization.
Highly active in the International Franchise Association (IFA), Alesia is on the Board of the Diversity Institute, the VetFran Committee, the Legal Legislative Committee, and the IFA Membership Committee. She travels to Washington DC every year to speak with legislators on the laws impacting franchising and small business ownership.
A true entrepreneur, Alesia acquired the struggling start up publication, Franchise Dictionary Magazine shortly after it was formed, and turned it around in record time. The magazine is now one of the leading sources of information that potential franchise owners and new franchisees turn to for information and advice. It receives praises and accolades by experts throughout the franchise industry.
Passionate about the franchise industry and ensuring people have the opportunity to take control of their future, she never loses sight of her mission: to help others achieve their dreams of business ownership through franchising, and to train and support the industry’s best franchise consultants