How to Franchise Your Business Seminar - Canadian Franchise Association | Canadian Franchise Association

Franchise Your Business Online Educational Workshop

Franchise Your Business Toronto

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Date: Thursday March 1, 2018
  Centre for Healthy & Safety Innovation, 5110 Creekbank Rd, Mississauga ON – Training Room 7 
9:00 a.m. – 3:30 p.m.
Cost: Regular: $299 | CFA Members: $125
Save $50 when you pre-register before February 28

Do you have a business you want to expand in Canada? This February, you can attend the Canadian Franchise Association’s (CFA) Franchise Your Business workshop to learn how to grow your business quickly, cost-effectively, and successfully through franchising!

Franchise consultants, including legal and financial experts, will provide invaluable insight into current franchise trends and developments, including how to structure a franchise deal, strategies for marketing and how to avoid legal pitfalls.

This is your one-stop-shop to learn directly from seasoned franchise pros in a range of fields!

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Learn from a real Franchisor!

Hear from an experienced franchisor about the ups and downs you can expect and how to avoid common pitfalls. Download the Franchise Your Business Agenda for Toronto March 1, 2018.

Moderator: Larry Weinberg, Cassels Brock & Blackwell LLP

Franchising Expert: Marietta Snetsinger, Ascend Franchise Solutions

Financial Expert: Tony O’Brien, TruShield Insurance

Legal Expert: Casandra Da Re, Dale Lessmann LLP

Financial Expert: Paul daSilva, RBC Royal Bank of Canada

Franchise Expert: J. Perry Maisonneuve, Northern Lights Consultants Corp.

Attendees will learn:

  • How to know if your business can be franchised
  • Strategies for marketing to potential franchisees
  • Considerations when structuring a franchise deal
  • How to determine your franchise fees and investment costs
  • The legal side of franchising and avoiding the pitfalls
  • Financing the franchise and dealing with bankers
  • Real life experiences and the ups and downs you can expect
  • What exactly is happening in the Canadian franchising industry, including the trends and recent developments

For more information contact  Marija Thimio at 416-695-2896 ext. 246 or

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“How to Franchise Your Business was the best event we have ever signed up for! Even if you are just considering expanding your business, this seminar is so well organized and covers every aspect of expansion, it is silly not to attend. From legal, to marketing, to growing pains, it is all nicely compacted into one day. Completely recommend it!”
– Theresa Thom, Director Franchise Development, STOR-X® Organizing Systems

“For all those considering taking their business into the franchising world, you should consider this seminar a great ‘acid test’ as to whether or not you are ready. Don’t miss an opportunity to hear from those who have successfully thrived using this method of expansion.”
– Tyler Alton, V.P. Growth and Development, Summit Kids