Minimum Liquid Capital: $30,000
Signal 88 Security is Security Re-engineered
Signal 88 Security was founded by law enforcement professionals who saw a need for technology and accountability in the private security industry and had a passion to make a difference. Signal 88 quickly grew from a small company to a pioneer in the industry and is now the largest and most recognized private security franchise in the nation. With a reputation built on delivering a higher level of professionalism, accountability and unparalleled service to the people and communities we secure, Signal 88 is re-engineering private security.
Our passion is rooted in the opportunity to make a difference and bring peace of mind to the people and communities we serve. Since 2008, when the first franchise joined our team, we have been delivering a sense of security and professionalism to the communities we serve and have experienced exponential growth, which continues today. Our franchise owners set out to find an opportunity that would allow them to be in control of their future and make a difference. Like you, they discovered Signal 88!
Secure your future
Private security is a virtually recession-proof, multi-billion dollar industry. Signal 88 provides you with the unique opportunity to start your own business and better your community with the potential for substantial ROI. Signal 88 Security provides you with the tools, the technology and the experience to build your very own business and reap the tremendous rewards that the ever-growing private security industry offers.
Signal 88 does not just provide a warm body in a security uniform. We deliver accountability through our streamlined technology suite, professionalism through our hiring standards, training and unified national brand and, most of all, we provide peace of mind to the communities we serve.
Signal 88 at a glance
- Over 170 franchises securing more than 270 territories with more opening monthly.
- Providing service in over 37 states across the country.
- Ranked #240 in Entrepreneur magazine's 2014 Franchise 500.
- Ranked #9 by Entrepreneur magazine for Top New Franchise Concepts and #59 for Top Home-Based Franchises in 2013.
- Ranked in Top 10% in G.I. Jobs Top 100 Military Friendly Employers in 2010, 2011, 2012 & 2013.
- Ranked #21 by Franchise Business Review in its 2013 Franchise Satisfaction Awards.
- Recognized as one of the Top 100 Franchises for Veterans by Franchise Business Review in 2013.
Training and support
Signal 88 is founded on our 5 core values – passion, honesty & integrity, relationships, serving and learning. These values fuel our daily interactions with our team, our clients and our franchise owners. From day one, we work to equip you with all the tools needed to overcome the challenges that come with starting a business.
Training is essential to the success of any new franchise and we have established 88University, which equips you by providing ongoing classroom, in-market and online training opportunities for you and your team.
Once you are properly equipped with the tools and knowledge to successfully begin operating, Signal 88’s dedicated staff is there to support every step of the way. From a support team that performs invoicing, payroll and collections, to marketing and business analysts who provide insight into how to maximize efficiencies and profitability, to national accounts and sales initiatives that further help contribute to your success and help you reach your goals. With Signal 88 you are in business for yourself, but not by yourself.
Is Signal 88 the right franchise for you?
We are looking to partner with outgoing, motivated and result-oriented individuals who can lead a team and who have the drive and passion to excel. Candidates should have a minimum of $20K in liquid capital to invest, and be ready to make a full-time commitment. More importantly we are looking for people who have a desire to win. Signal 88 is not something to “try out,” it is something that will change your life forever! If you are looking for an award-winning business that has a powerful brand name, fantastic growth potential, low start-up costs, unmatched corporate support and a rewarding career path, then it’s time to seize the opportunity!
Opening a Signal 88 franchise will likely require an initial investment of $85,000-$105,000, which includes approximately $40,000-$45,000 in start-up costs, $35,000 of financed capital for the purchase of the patrol vehicle, and $30,000 operating capital for 3 months.