WACO, TX (January 20, 2018) — The corporate office of Boulder Designs today announced its ranking in the 2018 Entrepreneur Franchise 500 is 296, up from 322 in 2017. Since Boulder Designs’ change of ownership in 2015, the number of franchised units has nearly doubled from 67 to 125.  Franchise veteran Butch Mogavero purchased Boulder Designs and its sister company, Border Magic, from founder Eldean Bergman for an undisclosed price.

Mogavero moved Boulder Designs and Border Magic corporate headquarters to Waco, Texas from Rantoul, Illinois in 2015. Mogavero’s franchise experience includes a successful landscaping company that he owned and operated. He also worked for one of the world’s premier service franchise companies in franchise sales and development where he sold many franchise units and assisted in developing one of their brands into what it is today.

The Entrepreneur Franchise 500 is based on financial strength, growth, size, and stability.