Out of 50 franchises, Kampgrounds of America, Inc. (KOA) is the only outdoor hospitality company to be recognized by Franchise Business Review as one of the Most Profitable Franchises of 2022.
According to a press release, this is KOA’s first time being included in the top 50 Most Profitable Franchises. Although, the company has received several Franchise Business awards in the previous years including Top Recession-Proof Franchises (2021, 2022), Top Franchises for Women (2019, 2021, 2022), and Top Franchise Culture (2020, 2021, 2022).
KOA has also been recognized as a Top Franchise every year since 2019.
“Since Kampgrounds of America, Inc. began franchising campgrounds not long after opening the first KOA 60 years ago, franchisee success and satisfaction has been central to our business,” said Ann Emerson, chief operations officer of the KOA franchise system, in a press release.
To make the top-50 list, KOA.’s franchisees were surveyed on 33 benchmark questions about their experience and satisfaction. Areas included in the questionnaire were franchise systems, training and support, operations, franchise relations, and financial opportunity.
Franchise Business Review analyzed data from over 30,000 franchise owners representing more than 300 brands. Other factors that helped identify the award-winning companies include the annual income of franchise owners and startup capital requirements.
About Kampgrounds of America
Kampgrounds of America, Inc. (KOA), currently celebrating its 60th year of operations, is the definitive leader in outdoor hospitality. United under the mission of “connecting people to the outdoors and each other,” the company consists of two unique brands: KOA and Terramor Outdoor Resorts. KOA, the world’s largest system of privately owned, open to the public campgrounds, consists of more than franchised and owned campgrounds.
With unrivaled brand visibility, KOA offers campground owners and operators unparalleled support in campground education, design, recruitment, marketing and technology.
Terramor Outdoor Resorts, a glamping venture, opened its first flagship property in Bar Harbor, Maine in 2020. Translated to “Love of Land,” the brand focuses on delivering a refined and upscale outdoor experience.
For more information, visit KOA.com and TerramorOutdoorResort.com.