14 Feb 2024

The WA Insights Breakfast delivered a morning of enlightenment and empowerment for franchise owners, featuring a lineup of esteemed speakers who delved into the opportunities and trends shaping the business landscape in 2024. The event took place at the Mount Lawley Golf Club, designed to equip attendees with actionable insights, facilitate meaningful discussions, and foster valuable connections within the franchise community.

One of the highlights of the event was the keynote speeches by visionary leaders in various fields. Among the distinguished speakers was the Hon Jackie Jarvis, Minister for Agriculture and Food; Forestry and Small Business. With a strong focus on advocating for regional communities in Western Australia, Jarvis brought valuable insights into the government’s perspective on business development and support.

Joining Jarvis was Pia Turcinov AM, a renowned VC & Tech Investor, Diversity Equity Inclusion Champion, and Pearcey WA Entrepreneur of the Year 2023. Turcinov’s extensive experience in law, business, and corporate governance, coupled with her strategic acumen, made her a valuable resource for understanding innovation and navigating the evolving technological landscape.

Nick Maddox, Retail Area Lead at 7-Eleven, added a wealth of practical expertise to the event. With a track record of driving profitable sales and fostering positive relationships with stakeholders, Maddox offered valuable insights into retail strategies and market dynamics.

Also gracing the stage was Clayton Treloar, CEO of MBE Australia and WA State Chapter President. Treloar’s extensive background in franchising, coupled with his experience as a franchisee and executive, provided attendees with a unique perspective on building and sustaining successful franchise operations.

In addition to the keynote speeches, attendees had the opportunity to participate in an open Q&A session, where they could engage directly with the speakers and address their burning questions. Furthermore, the event offered invaluable networking opportunities, allowing participants to connect with like-minded professionals and exchange ideas.

The WA Insights Breakfast was more than just a gathering of industry insiders, it gave invaluable insights into hot topics on everyone’s mind such as recruitment and tech innovation. By combining expert insights, practical advice and networking opportunities, the event empowered attendees to navigate the challenges and capitalise on the opportunities of 2024.

To find out when our next Insights Breakfast is taking place, visit Events – Franchise Council Australia

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