People in Franchising is brought to you by Suzie McCafferty, CEO at Platinum Wave Franchising and David Kaye, Partner at Harper MacLeod LLP law firm. People in Franchising brings together guests from across the franchising community to discuss the latest news and developments in our industry whilst sharing our insights and advice for franchisors, franchisees, entrepreneurs and the wider business world.
People in Franchising Episode 18
Our hosts, Suzie McCafferty and David Kaye welcome Nigel Apperley, CEO of Trustist, on to episode 18 of People in Franchising.
Nigel Apperley, started Trustist in August 2014. At the time he was the director of E-commerce at Kwik-Fit and has held senior positions at Slendertone, Waterford Wedgwood Royal Doulton and Canon Europe. Nigel also started Internet Cameras Direct in 1999 and grew the business from nothing to a turnover of over £20m before selling to a French company.
People in Franchising Episode 17
Suzie is joined by Helen Mansfield, Managing Director for EWIF (Encouraging Women into Franchising).
Helen is a young female with a passion for franchising and women in business. Helen’s dedication to the cause and understanding of the industry is the perfect combination to lead EWIF into the future and allow the organisation to become even more progressive and inspiring.
On episode 17 of People in Franchising, Helen gives us an insight into the EWIF mission
People in Franchising Episode 16
We are delighted to be joined by Anna Holness, VP of Business Development, International Merchant Solutions at Worldpay.
Anna has had a long career in technology and business, having worked at Ionica, a telecom provider, before joining 02 as an Account Director. During her time at 02, Anna climbed the career ladder, becoming Head of Franchise before leaving in 2019 to join Worldpay. At Worldpay, Anna leads a world class sales team to help advance the way the world pays, banks and invests.
People in Franchising Episode 15
On episode 15 of People in Franchising, Suzie chats with Lee Foster, Owner and Founder of Revitalise...Connecting People.
Lee has over 30 years experience in business development in the hospitality, motor and travel industries and now runs his own networking business with Revitalise Connecting People Limited. Revitalise Connecting People is all about supporting SME, solopreneurs, business leaders and business entrepreneurs, from across Scotland, UK and Globally.
People in Franchising Episode 14
Suzie and David are delighted to have Lisa Raynes as a guest on episode 14 of People in Franchising.
Lisa Raynes is the Founder of Pride Road, Architectural Franchise. Having clocked up over a decade of professional experience in a larger practice environment, Lisa Raynes decided back in 2009 that it was time to strike out on her own.
People in Franchising Episode 13
Suzie and David are delighted to welcome Sarah Pavlou, Operations Director at RTC North, on to this week's episode.
RTC North is 'a hidden gem in the northeast of England' as described by Sarah, Programme Manager, Scaleup North East from RTC North. The company successfully delivers a mix of innovation and business growth programmes, designed to help businesses to innovate, compete and grow.
Really interesting and great to listen to while working away. Thanks!
Fantastic insight from Suzie & David during this challenging time for us all. Looking forward to the rest of the series!