ShowMe Online Media

Show Me Franchise

  1. Description

The founders of ShowMe, Beverly and Graham Theobald, recognised a need in the market for a detailed community website to promote Plettenberg Bay, the premier seaside resort town in SA. After more research, they realised that there were some serious shortcomings in the accessibility, accuracy and “user friendliness” of local information.

ShowMe Online Media

Established: 2008
Initial Franchise Fee: R75 000 – R300 000
Set-up Costs: R150 000 – R1m
Management Fees: 15%
Marketing Fees: N/A
FASA Member: No
Yolandi Badenhorst
+27 (0)44 533 6289

About the Franchise

ShowMe is the number one ranked network of community websites in South Africa (per The model is based on revenue sharing. All technical and cash collection and accounting is handled by the franchisor. Local content is supplied by the franchisee.

Universal content is supplied by the franchisor. Cutting edge technology allows for a full range of products with exceptional functionality to allow small and medium businesses to have a powerful presence on the internet. Although the company has 18 franchises operating in South Africa, this is still a ground floor opportunity to join the dynamic online market that is growing by more than 30% per year.