Brad Sugars and ActionCoach aka: Action International
Known perpetrators of fraud see California State Securities Dept Sold Franchises and Master Licensees illegally Action International warned and fined. Misrepresentation total # of franchisees claimed these false franchisees include former employees, former Franchises not removed, names of individuals who have never owned or paid for a franchise, including names of individuals who has never actually ever performed the duties of a franchise. Ask for a list of the over the 1000 franchisees claimed you will not receive it.
Used deceit to solicit new Franchisees based on incorrect and fraudulent information in marketing materials.
Sued by many former Franchisees and Master licensees and settled out of court and has paid restitution in the millions to cover up past fraudulent behavior.
Have sued and persecuted wrongfully former Franchise owners to purposely inflict harm these charges were dismissed and Action found guilty of malicious prosecution.
Brad Sugars plagiarizes and flagrantly uses other Authors materials to write his own books. Self publishes most of his own works as he cannot find a reputable publisher to do so. Most other professionals in his industry shun him for his reputation of stealing others intellectual property.
Constantly overstates his net worth calls himself millionaire many times over as well as a (Billionaire in Training) ActionCoach in their own financials claim a balance in the bank of under 25,000. Brad Sugars in almost every partnership whether in be in Action or any other businesses have broken up with Brad taking advantage or outright stealing from his partners. He has left his home country in Australia due to bad reputation and negative publicity as well as changed company name and image numerous times to try and leave his reputation behind.
Most franchisees are not making a living and are scared to tell the truth as to not being singled out and punished financially by Brad. Brad has taken back numerous territories and has not paid the amount agreed upon with the other party. If you see Brad at a large gathering of his own organization you can easily spot him he will be the one sitting at a table by himself after boring everyone with stories of his greed and self promotion everyone around him soon leaves his table.
If you ask anyone in his organization what they think about him the only thing you will ever here is he is smart. No one will say they like him, trust him , or feel he is honest, no one can really stand the man as everyone knows he is corrupt and immoral and will take advantage of you the first chance he can. His main object in life is to take your money at any cost. This has resulted in threats to him and his family severe enough he has had to leave his home country and family.
He cant keep his staff as he is rude, condescending and obnoxious. His senior management turns over constantly when they become aware of his poor management style and corrupt nature. He is exceptionally immature for his age and unfortunately posses no people skills. He likes to write about these skills but continues to prove he doesnt have them this based on the fact that he cannot maintain his own staff in any of the countries he operates due to his human incompetence. Would you like to have this self professed trainer who cant keep his staff try to help train you to keep yours.
If you are considering doing any business with this man see the other ripoff reports as well as other sites that will list his crooked background and his previous frauds. He and his flunkies will try to dissuade you that these things arent true and like any Con Man his greatest skill is sounding genuine dont be fooled ask these questions of his franchisees and employees some will have the courage to tell the truth others will not but in the end search the facts see the government sites and other documents available on the web dont be swayed by the smooth talk or you will be the next victim.
Las Vegas, Nevada