Franklin Young Value

Franklin Young Value - Dedication, Commitment, Integrity.

Enabling Scientific, Medical and Healthcare Excellence


Franklin Young International, established 2001, is privately-owned and debt free with corporate headquarters in Upland CA and satellite offices in Virginia, Arkansas and Illinois. We dedicate ourselves to serving government, government primes, scientists, researchers, medical professionals, educators and administrators both nationally and internationally. Offering nearly 4,000,000 essential and critical products and services, our federal, state, city and county contract vehicles together with our government ecommerce platform enable easy and efficient procurement of equipment, instruments, consumables, supplies and services from most of the world’s leading manufacturers.


Key Contracts and Capabilities

  • GSA federal supply schedule                        GS-07F-0636W
  • VA federal supply schedule                           36F797-20-D-0158
  • eCat contract                                                 SPE2DE-21-D-0014
  • VA/HTME contract                                         VA797H-16-D-0024
  • DLA/DOD HTME contract                             SPE2D1-16-0019
  • California CMAS contract                              4-13-66-0060A
  • Multiple IDIQ/BPA contracts
  • Customized Government-only B2G e-commerce platform

Franklin Young professionals bring decades of relevant industry experience in Sales, Customer Service, Financial and Business Operations, Contract Management, Information Technology and Executive Management.


Brief Bio: Ron Franklin, Chief Executive

Ron began serving government with the US Army where he joined the 1st Cavalry Division, 1/9th Air Cavalry, Vietnam. During two counteroffensive campaigns, his unit received the Presidential Unit Citation and the US Army Meritorious Unit Citation. Ron received the Army Commendation Medal and the Bronze Star for Meritorious Ground Combat Service. The VA rates Ron's combat-related disabilities at 50%.

Cav MedalsProfessional life: Educated post-Vietnam using the GI Bill

B.S., CPA, Middle Tennessee State University, Business Management; University of Tennessee, Accountancy and Business Finance. Achieved progressive career positions with $100 million - $2 billion companies: Group Controller, Director of Finance, Corporate Controller, VP Finance, Chief Financial Officer, Senior VP US Operations, Chief Operating Officer. Presently Chief Executive, proudly continuing to serve government.

2001 Franklin Young Int’l, Inc Founders

Carl Young, PhD                    Chairman (retired)

Ron Franklin, CPA                  President & Chief Executive

Margaret Franklin, PhD          Senior VP, Business & Financial Operations

Diane Young, PhD                  Director (retired)