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January 11-12, 2020: Metro Toronto Convention Centre
North Building - Hall C

Sat. 11am-5pm · Sun. 11am-5pm | $10 at the door

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*Times and topics are subject to change



Saturday, January 12, 2019

 

David Gray

 

11:30 AM

A Legal Perspective On The Nuts & Bolts of Franchising

Seminar presented by: David Gray ~ MacDonald Sager Manis LLP

What You Will Learn:

  • Discussion about the differences between employment, non-franchised business, and franchised business.
  • What is a franchise.
  • What one needs to be aware of when buying a franchise.

 

Gary Prenevost 

12:30 PM

How to Buy a Franchise: 9 Critical Rules

Seminar presented by: Gary Prenevost ~ FranNet

Learn the critical factors involved in identifying and researching the best franchise options to consider from Canada's top franchise matchmaking expert, Gary Prenevost. Gary is currently a master franchisor, a franchisee and a franchise infrastructure consultant; from these different perspectives he will help you gain a thorough understanding of what you need to understand in order to find the ideal franchise, for you!

 

Marietta Snetsinger 

1:30 PM

The Real Secrets of Buying into a Franchise; 5 Things you Need to Know to Make a Good Investment

Seminar presented by: Marietta Snetsinger ~ Ascend Franchise Solutions

Understanding the franchise model is key to finding the opportunity which will best meet your personal goals and objectives. Through this presentation, attendees will learn:

  • Profile of a Successful Franchisee.
  • Profile of a Successful Franchisor.
  • Clear Understanding of the Franchise Model.
  • Five Areas to Consider as YOU Complete Your Due Diligence.

 

Wayne Mann

2:30 PM

Franchising 101 – From Beginning to Success

Seminar presented by: Wayne Mann ~ The Entrepreneur's Source

During this session, you will learn:

  • Know yourself and what you are trying to accomplish.
  • Be Prepared - Franchises are not for sale they are awarded based on the outcome of an interview process.
  • Having an open mind and lots of questions will provide the information you need to make a decision and be successful.

 

George Gill

3:30 PM

How to Build a Successful Business Online in 30 Days

Seminar presented by: George Gill ~ GILL Solutions

The internet is the opportunity to create a financially successful business, and the freedom to work and live on your terms.

During this session you will learn:

  • The 3 elements you need to build a successful business online.
  • How to guarantee your success before you invest your money.
  • How to be successful and avoid the top 3 reasons a business fails.

Sunday, January 13, 2019

 

David Gray 

12:00 PM

A Legal Perspective On The Nuts & Bolts of Franchising

Seminar presented by: David Gray ~ MacDonald Sager Manis LLP

What you will learn:

  • Discussion about the differences between employment, non-franchised business, and franchised business.
  • What is a franchise.
  • What one needs to be aware of when buying a franchise.

 

Gary Prenevost

1:00 PM

How to Buy a Franchise: 9 Critical Rules

Seminar presented by: Gary Prenevost ~ FranNet

Learn the critical factors involved in identifying and researching the best franchise options to consider from Canada's top franchise matchmaking expert, Gary Prenevost. Gary is currently a master franchisor, a franchisee and a franchise infrastructure consultant; from these different perspectives he will help you gain a thorough understanding of what you need to understand in order to find the ideal franchise, for you!

 

 

New Franchisee Panel


2:00 PM ~ ROOM 1

Toronto Franchisee Panel

  • Gain valuable insight from current franchise owners who are already running a successful business
  • Get advice from Franchisees who have been where you are now and get your questions answered
  • Learn from Franchisees from various industries with brands including The UPS Store, Kumon, PÜR & SIMPLE Restaurant, Senior Homecare by Angels

Joel Friedman with Inspiration Learning will be moderating the discussion. Joel has years of experience in the Franchise Industry and his extensive knowledge will help guide the conversation.


Matthew Stern

3:00 PM ~ ROOM 1

How to Finance a Business: What Banks are *Really* Looking For

Seminar presented by: Matthew Stern ~ New Ink Consulting

During this session, you will learn:

  • The ins and outs of the Canadian Small Business Financing Loan/Where else to source financing.
  • What are banks/financial institutions REALLY looking for when applying for financing.
  • Pitfalls to avoid when applying for a loan.