How to Franchise Your Business Online Educational Workshop (Part 1)

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How to Franchise Your Business Online Educational Workshop (Part 1)

May 24 @ 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm

$199

How to Franchise Your Business Online Educational Workshop

Attention Business Owners!

Join us for a 2-part online educational workshop
May 24 & 25, 2017 | 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm (ET)


Do you have a business you’d like to grow? How to Franchise Your Business is for ALL business owners looking to expand their businesses quickly, cost-effectively, and successfully. Produced by the Canadian Franchise Association (CFA), this workshop provides you with the best (and correct) information so you can franchise your business the right way. Originally created as a live event, the valuable content is now being made available to you online so you can learn How to Franchise Your Business from the comfort and convenience of your home, office, or anywhere you can connect to the internet!

REGISTER ONLINE NOW!

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

 Todd Wylie of Panago Pizza

Hear from a real Franchisor!

Todd Wylie of Panago Pizza
Todd is a member of the Panago Senior Management Team responsible for the Franchise Development Department including real estate site selection and negotiations, franchise sales, non-traditional strategy and execution, franchise development promotional strategy and advertising.

Todd has been in the Franchise industry for over 30 years with companies such as College Pro Painters, Print Three, Second Cup, Cara and Wine Kitz


 

Legal Expert: Larry Weinberg, Cassels Brock & Blackwell LLP

Larry is a partner at the Toronto law firm of Cassels Brock & Blackwell LLP. Since 1989 he has had a practice that specializes in franchise law and providing all necessary legal services to franchisors.


 Shawn Saraga of SRS

Franchise Consultant: Shawn Saraga, SRS Canada

Shawn Saraga more than 10 years of experience to the Toronto office, and has helped sign hundreds of franchise agreements and leases over the course of his career.


 Paul daSilva of RBC Royal Bank

Financial Expert: Paul daSilva, RBC Royal Bank of Canada

Paul is the Director for National Franchise Markets at RBC Royal Bank, he is responsible for the Bank’s portfolio of all banner systems both franchise and non-franchise chains for the Canadian marketplace.


 

Moderator: Peter Snell, Gowling WLG

Peter is a partner at Gowling WLG, the National Co-Chair of Gowling WLG’s franchise practice. Peter specializes in Canadian franchise law, international and Canadian business transactions, licensing, product distribution and intellectual property.


When you complete this workshop you will have learned:

  • How do you know if your business can be franchised?
  • Strategies for marketing to potential franchisees
  • Considerations when structuring a franchise deal
  • How to understand what your franchise fees and investment costs should be
  • 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

REGISTER ONLINE TODAY!

Included with your registration are speaker Biography’s and presentation materials.


Agenda:
Wednesday, May 24, 2017
12:00 pm Introduction: Peter Snell, Gowling WLG
12:05-1:00 pm Consultant Expert: Shawn Saraga, SRS Canada
1:00-1:05 pm Break
1:05-2:00 pm Legal Expert: Larry Weinberg, Cassels Brock & Blackwell LLP
2:00 pm Conclude

Thursday, May 25, 2017
12:00 pm Introduction: Peter Snell, Gowling LLP
12:05-1:00 pm Financial Expert: Paul daSilva, RBC Royal Bank of Canada
1:00-1:05 pm Break
1:05-2:00 pm Franchisor Expert: Todd Wylie, Panago Pizza
2:00 pm Conclude

(NOTE: Times are in Eastern Time)


REGISTER ONLINE

For more information contact Lindsey Victor at 416-695-2896 ext. 228 or lvictor@cfa.ca.

 

Details

Date:
May 24
Time:
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Cost:
$199
Event Category:
Website:
https://www.cfa.ca/events-webinars/how-to-franchise-your-business-seminar/

Organizer

Lindsey Victor, Coordinator, Events and Education
Phone:
416-695-2896 x 228