A growing partnership of services-focused franchise brands with over 1,300 locations globally.

Propelled Brands is the umbrella company of FASTSIGNS®, SIGNWAVE®, MY SALON Suite®, Salon Plaza®, NerdsToGo® and Camp Bow Wow®. Focused on service-oriented franchises, the Propelled Brands team assists each brand in its portfolio to confidently navigate forward based on their unique position, momentum and purpose. Propelled Brands advances the strategic path for each brand, offering support, guidance and a clear vision to fully equip every franchisee, helping them maximize success.

LightBay partnered with the Propelled Brands management team in March 2019.


We take pride in being great partners. Our flexible investment approach, strategic insights, and open communication allow us to build enduring relationships with our companies.

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