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NSW Technology Roadshow 24/04/2013

Franchise Council of Australia Technology Roadshow

As members of the FCA, you’ve been telling us you want more on technology.

More information. More education. More application.

We’ve heard you.

Next month we kick off the inaugural FCA Technology Roadshow.
You’ve been told about Facebook for years. Experts have been telling you how to build a page, get likes and increase your brand awareness. But how exactly do you go about growing your business and increasing profit using this online juggernaut?

Hear it straight from the horse’s mouth.

The FCA Technology Roadshow has your business concerns covered.

Marketing with Facebook.
Operational systems and tools with World Manager.
Cloud software with Shoebooks.
eCommerce with PayPal.

There are strictly limited places. These events will sell out.


How Franchises Can Thrive Using Facebook

Nick Bowditch, SMB Marketing Manager, Facebook
Nick is the Manager of Small Business, Australia and New Zealand for Facebook, based in the Sydney office.
Prior to being recruited by Facebook, he was a small business owner and grew (and sold) three of his own entrepreneurial online businesses from scratch into million dollar enterprises. Read more...



Turning an iPad into a functional business tool and World Manager 6.0

Kate Fellowes, Problem Solver, World Manager
Kate is a Learning and Development Specialist with over 10 years’ experience in the finance, hospitality and franchising industries. At World Manager, Kate assists brands in identifying areas of business that can be taken into the cloud to improve business communications and operational performance. Read more...




Connecting your business & network using cloud software (Case Study)

Andrew Oldham, National Sales Manager, Shoebooks
Shoebooks' national sales manager, has more than 20 years experience in the Professional Services and IT industry, both here and the UK. Andrew works closely with partners to gain the most out of their business relationship with Shoebooks.

David Dean, Managing Director, Shoebooks'
Shoebooks’ managing director, has 20 years’ experience in his field and 10 years’ operating Shoebooks. David understands that franchisors and franchisees need a comprehensive, yet simple platform for bookkeeping and financial management and this is precisely what he and his team deliver.
Read more from Andrew & David...

Risk Management - How to ensure you the right cover.

Gavin Deadman, Manager - Affinity, Aon

Gavin has over 30 years’ experience in the insurance industry, 24 years of those at Aon. Gavin and his team specialise in assisting franchise operations, associations and common interest groups in providing insurance protection for their members and organisations. This specialist area has been operating for over 20 years and has vast experience to service the needs for all FCA members. Read more...


The state of commerce/mcommerce

Tyson Hackwood, Head of PayPal Here
Over the past three years at PayPal, Tyson has lead the Direct Merchant Sales team to acquire some of Australian’s leading merchants and worked with them to develop best practice ecommerce websites.  Now as Head of PayPal Here, Tyson is passionate about bringing this innovative, mobile-based, transaction technology to Australian businesses enabling commerce anywhere, anytime. Read more...


This is your opportunity to gain expert insurance advice from Aon, specialists in their field, as part of your membership benefits with the FCA.

Time:Technology Roadshow: 8.30am (9.00am start) - 12.45pm.

Venue: AON Offices, Level 33, 201 Kent Street, Sydney, NSW, 2000

Venue: New South Wales
Phone Enquiries: 1300 669 030
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