Asia Franchise Guys: Our Franchise Stories – What Franchises are Hot During and After the Pandemic (Episode 1)

In this inaugural episode, Sean T. Ngo and Brett Larrabee discuss what is hot in franchising during and after the pandemic. We hope you find it helpful as you seek new franchise opportunities in Asia, the USA, and globally.

About Asia Franchise Guys: Our Franchise Stories
These short, bi-weekly videos focus on the franchise industries in Asia and the USA/West. Our goal is to provide an informative and brief discussion about franchising and licensing in various industry sectors, including food and beverage (F&B), retail, education and tutoring, services, health and fitness, automotive, fashion, and many more. We aim to make the videos helpful and informative while also cognizant of everyone’s busy schedules. With this in mind, we aim to keep these videos to approximately 30 minutes or less.

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About Sean T. Ngo
Sean T. Ngo is Asian-American and has lived in the USA for over 40 years. He has worked extensively in the USA and Asia, and has over 30 years of professional experience at Fortune 500 companies. Sean is frequent speaker at many international franchising events and forums hosted by industry and government throughout Asia.

Prior to co-founding VF Franchise Consulting, Sean has worked at many Fortune 500 companies, including Microsoft Corporation, Coldwell Banker, National Semiconductor Corporation, and Lockheed Martin.

He has an MBA from the University of San Francisco (USF) and a Bachelor of Science in Finance from California State University, San Jose (SJSU). He is a formerly registered Project Management Professional (PMP®) as certified by the Project Management Institute (PMI®), USA. He also lectures at various MBA programmes in Vietnam. You can contact Sean directly at

About VF Franchise Consulting
VF Franchise Consulting targets the best franchise concepts that are highly adaptable to Asia. These top franchise brands are selected due to their success internationally. Our unique and proven franchise sales and marketing methods have produced timely results for our clients in the Asia, USA, Europe, and Australasia. Contact us to see how we can help expand your franchise in Asia.

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About Brett Larrabee:
Franchise career spanning 35 years first as a franchisee then working on the Franchisor side for brands like Subway, Famous Dave’s, Five Guys Burgers and Fries, Pancheros and Little Caesars. A seasoned franchise development executive that knows how to build wealth and momentum in the franchise business.