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QLD Technology Roadshow 15/05/2013

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

Bethany Adam, The Solutions Girl, World Manager
Bethany has established a career in fashion retail, with 10 years’ experience in operations and training, and most recently as a key Operations Manager for the Brett Blundy Retail Capital Group.  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 have 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

Ben Zyl, Head of Sales & Distribution – PayPal Here

Since joining PayPal 8 months ago, Ben has developed and established the distribution of the PayPal Here device and applications in Australia. Prior to PayPal, Ben spearheaded the retail and sales distribution at Vodafone & Amaysim Australia – supporting his extensive experience in technology roles, Ben is passionate about bringing innovative, transaction technology to Australian businesses enabling commerce anywhere, anytime. Read more...

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

Venue: Victoria Park  Function Venue, 223 Herston Road, Herston, QLD, 4006

Venue: Queensland
Phone Enquiries: 1300 669 030
QLD150513: QLD150513

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