Trusted Advisor for Prospective Franchisees in WA

Experiencing corporate burn out, considering retirement, or just plain ready to “be your own boss?”

Charlie Magee has been that person – he’s made the transition from corporate employment to the freedom of successful business ownership.  That life experience and E.Q. makes Charlie an ideal guide and business matchmaker for those wanting to learn how they  can make the change.

Generous with his time and energy, Charlie has the practical business acumen and persistence to help you find new business opportunities and options. He is always guiding people to finding a better way, by helping them discover their own readiness, strengths and abilities.

Over 25 years in Washington with national franchise brands like Pearle Vision, Sonus Hearing Care Professionals and FranNet, Charlie knows business operations, training, sales, local marketing, and business transitions. His clients say he is a master at listening, recognizing the right business opportunities to change their life, and then patiently guiding them towards a confident decision.

In addition to his passion for guiding prospective business owners, Charlie enjoys time with family, his community involvement with youth sports and Junior Achievement, and helping advance the great game of golf.


  • Assess: Take our online assessment and consultation to determine if franchising is the right path for you. Get started by clicking here.
  • Match: Consider strengths, goals, and budget to find the perfect fit.
  • Research: Ask the right questions of the right people in a guided, proven process so you can make a fact-based confident decision.  It’s a big one!


Take this 15 min assessment, click here, which helps you and Charlie identify your values and motivations, work/leadership style, and sales potential. Charlie finds potential matches available in WA for you to consider.

FranNet partners with screened national and regional franchisors that span broad industry categories, investment requirements, and candidate profiles.  Connect with Charlie if you’re interested in business opportunities in Washington.  FranNet services are provided at no cost to clients.