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QLD-NT Breakfast 11th April 2019

FCA Member Update

Mary Aldred CEO of the FCA will be a guest speaker at this breakfast event. After the release of the Parliamentary Inquiry into franchising, Mary will share valuable insights and observations; franchisors and franchisees need to attend this breakfast.

  • Update from the FCA CEO on the short term direction of franchising
  • Parliamentary inquiry outcomes and key FCA strategies going forward
  • IFA2019 debrief
  • Panel interview with franchisors on their reaction to inquiry, current market challenges and opportunities:

Antony Moore - Lotteries Retail, Tabcorp

Antony is the Head of Retail (Lotteries) for Tatts Group, leading a high performing national retail team that supports a retail network of circa 4000 outlets across Australia.
He has gained extensive experience within the Retail sector across organisations such as Big W, Coles Supermarkets, Coles Liquor and the Rebel Group where he has held roles in Store Management, State Management & Merchandise Category Management.
Antony's key strengths lie in his ability to lead and inspire people to achieve great commercial outcomes. He has a demonstrated track record of innovating, successful change management, integrating cultures and enjoys a solid record of achieving excellent financial results.

Ben Flintoff - Baskin & Robbins

Ben's career started in small business lending with a major Australian bank, then proceeded to achieving Certified Financial Planner status in the advice industry. A period with a private bank in London laid the analytical foundation before true passion in food and guest satisfaction was discovered. A holiday resort company in Canada, a restaurant and winery in Queensland and a café and catering business in Brisbane CBD were all part of the journey leading to Ben's current role as General Manager for Baskin-Robbins Australia where he works on leading his team to create unforgettable memories for ice cream lovers Australia wide.

Nathan Kelly - Quest Apartment Hotels

Last 5 years with Quest as Franchise Relationship Manager QLD (Business Coach) 21 Franchises
12 years as a Business Broker/Business Consultant/Business Coach/Insolvency Consultant Self Employed
10 years Radisson Hotels General Manager several hotels in  (Australia, USA, Vanuatu, Indonesia)
10 Years Four Seasons Group General Manager several hotels in Australia

Date:          Thursday 11th April

Time:          7:00am - 9:00 am

Venue:      Queensland Cricketers' Arms

                  411 Vulture Street East Brisbane Qld 4169

Venue: Queensland Cricketers' Club
Starting: 7:00 AM
Thursday 11th April 2019
Ending: 9:00 AM
Phone Enquiries: 1300 696 030

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