Scott Schubiger has led organizations, both big and small, on a regional, national, and global basis. Currently he is the President and co-founder of ZGrowth Partners, a franchise consulting firm that provides a total outsourced franchise development solution to its clients. Just prior to the formation of ZGrowth, Scott served as Operating Partner at NRD Capital, a boutique private equity firm specializing in franchised companies. Before that, while acting as Principal of Sales Elevation Advisors, LLC, he also served as the Senior Vice President, Worldwide Franchise Development, at Lift Brands, Inc., the owner of four prominent fitness brands: Prior to these roles, Scott was responsible for Worldwide Development at Rita’s Franchise Company. Within two years, his team produced a 10x increase in franchise sales revenue and executed over 400 franchise agreements in development throughout the U.S., Canada, China, the Caribbean, and the Philippines. The result of these efforts produced 60% of the Company’s EBITDA. In his earlier years within the franchising segment, Scott spent 7 years at Realogy Corporation. As Senior Vice President of Franchise Sales, he was responsible for the U.S expansion of the Better Homes and Gardens Real Estate brand from its earliest launch phase in 2008. His team was responsible for opening nine new markets in fourteen months. In an earlier assignment at Realogy Corporation, Scott was tasked with growing the Sotheby’s International Realty franchise throughout the Asia-Pacific region. In less than two years, he orchestrated significant exclusive country-wide deals in several key Asian markets, including Japan, Singapore, Vietnam, S. Korea, and Thailand. Schubiger is a graduate of Bowdoin College, and has a Masters Degree from Springfield College and an Executive MBA from Stevens Institute of Technology. He resides in Morristown, NJ with his wife and three daughters. He is an active volunteer and youth sports coach, served on the Greater Morristown YMCA Board of Directors for nine years, and currently sits on the Economic Advisory Committee for Morris Township. He also supports his wife on a number of charitable causes throughout the community.