Advisory Board Member
Dick Humphrey is an award-winning, professional business executive with both Fortune 500 and start-up organizations. After 30 years working in the healthcare and telecommunication industries, he entered into the franchising business segment in 2008. Mr. Humphrey is the President and Founder of Franchise BIZ Experts LLC and is affiliated with the world’s largest franchise brokerage networks representing over 800 franchises/businesses in 450 plus Industry Categories. Mr. Humphrey. works with entrepreneur investors worldwide, including VISA E-2 or EB-5 investors to invest in franchises/businesses in the United States. Plus, FBE has multiple Franchise Broker Associates and MOU agreements with both domestic and international partners throughout the world. Finally, Mr. Humphrey also represents WaterStation Technology to over 1,000 Brokers as their VP Business Development for broker networks.Prior to establishing Franchise BIZ Experts LLC, Mr. Humphrey was an accomplished Worldwide Sales and Marketing Management Executive with thirty years of proven leadership success in global markets providing extensive experience in high technology Diagnostic Medical Imaging and Healthcare Information Systems, Medical Surgical Products plus Telecommunications’ Industries in both Fortune 500 (General Electric Medical Systems, Philips Medical Systems, Toshiba Medical Systems, Johnson & Johnson) and venture start-up operations.Mr. Humphrey was the Managing Partner with Bogle & Associates, the largest Executive Search firm specializing in Healthcare Diagnostic Medical Imaging and Healthcare Information Systems. Prior to that he was VP Sales and Marketing for ClearVision Laser Centers and contributed to opening up over 60 medical laser facilities for Lasik procedures throughout the United States within a three-year period. Mr. Humphrey was the Business General Manager for Toshiba Medical Systems’ MR and CT businesses for North America, Marketing Director for Philips Medical Systems’ Ultrasound Division and National Product Sales Manager for General Electric Medical Systems’ Nuclear Medicine Group. Mr. Humphrey has held numerous field and corporate key management positions in General Management, Sales and Marketing throughout his professional career and has a lengthy history of technology development, introduction and market-share growth in each of the industries in which he was associated.Mr. Humphrey attended Los Angeles City College in Computer Science and Wichita State University in Business Administration. Mr. Humphrey is a veteran Marine aviator and is in now living in Maple Grove, MN.