HOTWORX welcomes new franchisees, Monte and Gail Porter, with the purchase of 1 franchise license in Myrtle Beach, South Carolina!

What led you to explore franchise opportunities?
I saw an ad on Facebook and had been trying to find a second income stream to replace my wife’s income so she could retire early.

Can you describe your first HOTWORX experience?
Great sweating and feeling like I was getting rid of toxins.

How was your experience going through the HOTWORX Discovery Process?
Very easy, informative and Bebe De Leon was great.

What was it like attending Orientation Day and meeting the HOTWORX Executive Team?
I did a video call and attended Orientation Day at convention. I was looking forward to meeting everyone in person, and everyone was very personable and enthusiastic.

What advice would you give to other entrepreneurs considering the opportunity to franchise with HOTWORX?
Great opportunity, well put together and thought out processes for even a person who has never been a business owner.

What are the top 3 reasons you chose to franchise with HOTWORX?
1. One of a kind type business that nobody else is doing
2. The concept of yoga and other exercises in the sauna to get healthy
3. Income potential and return look great

What goals do you have in bringing HOTWORX to your market?
To establish a studio with 1000 members strong in a key area and then branch out into sub areas that could potentially be 3-5 more studios in small markets around it.

What are you most excited for in your first year as a HOTWORX franchisee?
Building a community and culture of people that have a goal to get into better shape in a new and exciting way that nobody else is doing!!

Congratulations, Monte & Gail, and welcome to the HOTWORX family!

Looking for a new business opportunity and want to learn more about HOTWORX? Visit or call (504) 297-1HOT.

Released January 13, 2020