Seminar Schedule

Learn more about your future business endeavors! Enjoy free seminars all weekend long. Topics include how to choose and evaluate a franchise, understanding government regulations, Revenue Canada requirements, marketing, sales, human resources, legal considerations when buying a business, and lease negotiations. You will learn first hand from experienced business owners what it takes to get started, as well as obtain valuable information that will assist in selecting the business that is right for you!

Saturday, April 12, 2014

Mark Eversfield 12:00 noon

Insights to Select the ‘Right’ Franchise opportunity for You

Seminar presented by: Mark Eversfield ~ Small Business BC

 

Colin Hamilton  1:00 pm

Top 5 Best Practices to Consider When Marketing Your Business

Seminar presented by: Colin Hamilton, Owner ~ Industry Army Marketing

Colin Hamilton is a entrepreneur that built and created a a National brand in the HVAC business. His Hub Marketing strategy has been featured in Business in Vancouver in Nov of 2011. As well as building a lead generation business that generates more than 6,000,000 a year in revenues to the businesses he serves.

Online marketing grew his renovation business in the 2006. When asked what drives him to build a lead generation business his answer will be the same every time, “to help small business grow so they can serve their customers better”. To Colin he sees the online world as way to unite businesses in different regions but in similar industries as a way to differentiate his online marketing apart from other SEO consultants.

When Colin is looking into how small business will survive and thrive he say’s it is simple. ‘Work like the big chains do, buy goods together and market as one”. With a small business mentality and one world that is connected thinking you can see why Colin get’s excited about helping out business owners everywhere.

Steve Nickerson 2:00 pm

How to Choose the Right Franchise For You

Seminar presented by: Steve Nickerson, VP Franchise Development ~ MTY TikiMing Enterprises Inc.

 

Andrew Goodman 3:00 pm

Exploring your Financial Options for Financing Your Small Business

Seminar presented by: Andy Goodman, President ~ FranSmart Canada

 

 

Sunday, April 13, 2014

Colin Hamilton 12:00 noon

Top 5 Best Practices to Consider When Marketing Your Business

Seminar presented by: Colin Hamilton, Owner ~ Industry Army Marketing

 

Steve Nickerson 1:30 pm

How to Choose the Right Franchise For You

Seminar presented by: Steve Nickerson, VP Franchise Development ~ MTY TikiMing Enterprises Inc.

 

Japji Chandhoke 3:00 pm

Accessing Government Grants for your Business

Seminar presented by: Japji Chandhoke, VP Operations ~ GovernmentGrantsCanada.ca