Speaker Biographies Sam Khajeei Lindsey MacCarthy LLP Sam Khajeei is a corporate lawyer who has robust experience in franchising. He has acted for franchisors and franchisees in Alberta on a variety of matters including franchise disclosure documents, franchise and area development agreements and master franchising arrangements. For franchisors, Sam aligns his services towards maximizing system growth and promoting excellent relationships with franchisees while ensuring compliance with laws. For franchisees, Sam helps identify risk-prone areas and can assist with franchisor negotiations. Existing franchisees also benefit from his experience advising on operations and general day-to-day corporate matters. Sam's experience ultimately positions him as a valuable resource to business owners. Stan Peake InSite Performance Coaching LTD Stan Peake is the go-to for business owners and leaders who are serious about achieving their goals and leaving a legacy. He combines decades of leadership and business ownership experience with a plethora of tools he is certified in to help leaders become the best versions of themselves, and create the best versions of their businesses. Scott McCarthy Franchise Marketing System Scott has extensive experience in the Canadian franchise landscape working with some of the most well-established brands in Canada and the United States. Scott began his career at Tim Hortons as a multi-unit franchise owner/operator. After ten years with Tim Hortons, Scott expanded his horizons and joined Kelsey’s as a Franchisee owner/operator. Scott made a deliberate move to apply his talent and knowledge to corporate operations, joining companies such as Sunoco, McDonald’s, Medicine Shoppe/Rexall Inc., Luxottica Retail and Pearle Vision Canada. From 2014 to 2017, Scott held the position of Vice President of Operations at Mary Brown’s Famous Chicken & Taters. Daren Chalupiak Greg Scott Law Office Greg has practiced law for many years and has extensive experience in the franchise law area. He has advised many franchisees both new as well as those along their franchise journey. He has also advised new franchisors in getting their business established. Further to this he has worked with both franchisees and franchisors in resolving disputes.