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September 11-12, 2021: Toronto - The International Centre - Hall 1

Sat. 11am-5pm · Sun. 11am-5pm · $10 at the door · Limited Tickets Available - Must Buy Tickets On-line - Click here to buy now

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Speaker Biographies

 

Jack Choi

Jack Choi

900 Solutions Corp

900 Group has been digitalizing Brick and Mortar stores for multi-franchise brands. They understand the trend and using their experience to create 3-key component to assist in growth of all Brands - Profit, Exposure and Scalability.

 

Max Mahardi

Max Mahardi

Ontario Blue Cross

Max started his career in the Insurance Industry in 1993, as a licensed agent. He joined Ontario Blue Cross in August 1995 as a Sales Associate and Special Events Coordinator and has been in the company for over 26 years. In 1998, he attained his Health Insurance Association designation. He currently serves as a Business Development Manager for Ontario Broker Sales. Max is responsible for the development and fostering of relationships by providing a high level of service to the Blue Cross network of participating agents and brokers. In his spare time, he enjoys biking, hiking and spelunking with his children.

 

Rinay Chand and Shahzad Ahmed

Rinay Chand & Shahzad Ahmed

Build Your Online Business

Rinay Chand & Shahzad Ahmed are the International Best Selling author, Speaker, Success Coach, International Real Estate Investor and Founder of Elite Training Pros.

They will share strategies, wisdom and over 18 years of combined experience which they have gained in Real Estate industry by helping hundreds of Investors. They have been helping & educating ordinary individuals to achieve extra ordinary results.

They help individuals & families who want to create generational wealth by investing in real estate, or simply learn about the real estate market and investment opportunities.

They will help you learn how to draw in passive monthly cash flow and achieve your financial goals by investing in hassle free, turn-key & done for you real estate investment opportunities all across north America.

 

Nader Tehrani

Nader Tehrani

NHT Associates

Nader is President of NHT Associates a full life cycle CPA accounting and financial planning firm offering tax, corporate and advisory services to small and mid-size businesses. Nader is currently writing a book based on his experience dealing with small businesses and all the questions they have from incorporating to small business loans to grants. He is co-authoring a book with Brian Tracy, the guru, the coach and trainer to thousands of people.

 

David Gray

David Gray

David Gray Law Office

David Gray is a lawyer at David Gray Law Office and provides practical and cost effective guidance to business clients in all phases of development from entrepreneurial sole proprietor start-ups to mature corporate businesses.

In addition to advising on general corporate and commercial law matters, David has significant experience in the areas of: franchising, licensing, intellectual property, and commercial and corporate disputes.

 

Andrew Carter

Andrew Carter

BMO Financial Group

Andrew is a Regional Market Leader in Franchise Finance for BMO. He has many years of experience working with franchisees, providing guidance and assistance towards growth and profitability. Andrew provides support to the bank for all franchise related matters in South-West Ontario.

 

Abe Nafar

Abe Nafar

Abeco

Chief Executive Officer at Abeco Group. Commercial Realtor, Franchise Broker, Construction Manager. Abe has over 16 years of experience in franchise locations, and commercial construction sales, planning and realestate development. He has been involved with the development of many project and locaitons for various local and international brands.

 

Scott McCarthy

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.

 

Bill Walker

Bill Walker

Ontario Blue Cross

Bill Walker has more than 34 years of experience in the private Living Benefit Insurance sector including Health, Dental, Disability, Small Business and Long Term Care Insurance products. A specialist in the development, distribution and promotion of Health Insurance products and has worked in senior capacities for several major insurance providers over the years. Currently Bill works for Ontario Blue Cross and is responsible for the sale and distribution of all Living Benefit Insurance products sold through Partners and Insurance Brokers in Eastern Ontario. Bill is a big Maple Leaf hockey fan and a strong advocate for animal rights and environmental conservation.

 

Harry Stinson

Harry Stinson

Stinson Developments

Harry Stinson has been an entrepreneur for 45 years, working and learning side by side with fascinating people like Colonel Sanders, Donald Trump, Robert Campeau, Steve Wozniak and others. He’s designed, built, marketed and operated restaurants, theatres, condos, hotels and rock concerts. His businesses have included the Groaning Board Restaurant, the Mad Hatter’s Tea Party, Candy Factory Lofts, 1 King West, Stinson Real Estate, Heritage Theatre, High Park Lofts, the Stinson School, and Hotel Niagara. Learn the secrets from a highly entertaining and candid personality.  Best of all, he tells it like it really was, and answers questions with practical advice. Don’t miss his session!