The inaugural session will evolve lamp lighting by Shri Kutralingam Mahalingam, Principal Secretary to Government, Mr. J Murugavel, Founder & CEO, Bharatmatrimony.com, Mr. Gaurav Marya, President, Franchise India and Ms. Ashna G Sharan, CEO Franchise India Exhibitions.
Commenting on the occasion, Mr. Gaurav Marya, President, Franchise India states, “Discovering the right opportunity is the beginning of the entrepreneurial process. Today as Retail and consumer services sectors are being buoyed both by consumption demographics and by enthusiastic investors, Franchising is a thoughtful approach to opportunity recognition followed by execution and shaping of the opportunity. The FRO show will provide a wide breadth of options for individuals looking to find an opportunity to meet their financial goals and business visions, however conservative or grandiose.”
Franchising in India has witnessed impressive growth of around 30-35 percent year after year, over the last 4-5 years with an estimated annual turnover of $ 4 billion; the aim is to create an ecosystem for transforming ideas to businesses. I am very delighted to organize a platform to identify, foster and commercialize innovative business startups ideas and to meet the demands of today’s dynamic entrepreneurial arena, adds Mr. Marya.
Ms. Ashna G. Sharan, CEO, Franchise India Exhibitions said, “FRO 2012 in Chennai continues to facilitate startups and businesses in growth stages to expand across the fringe of the Indian subcontinent. Franchise India has always displayed and generated a unique value added proposition for the participants by organizing specific and target-oriented seminars. The two-day sessions will pave the way for propelling hopeful capitalists into the business realms of starting, running and expanding a business. The event also puts collectively a business matchmaking program, as well as the most comprehensive conference schedule.”
Entrepreneurship Summit 2012, organized by Franchise India, in association with the Government of India’s Ministry for MSME and Indian Franchise Association, will be viewing the presence of over 100 national brands looking for expansion in south India. The Startup Conference is an information – rich convention and a must attend for new business owner and startups. The conference is designed as a step by step guide to getting the new venture off the ground and making money and will address issues pertaining to available resources, tax, Business structure, low cost market research strategies and improving the profit potential.
Some of the popular brands exhibiting at the platform includes Focus Training Academy ;Yatra .COM; S & T WELCARE EQUIPMENTS (P) LTD; Brain Train; Car Cares; Dentist Tree; Elixir Training Services Pvt.Ltd ; Kwality Walls; I play I Learn; Expact Group; Gitanjali Jewels; Webcom E Trade Pvt Ltd; Everonn; Sebille Educations Pvt Ltd(Little Einsteins); Suguna; Agrimart; British Orchard Nursery; Epitome; STC Technologies;
Day one of the summit will be focused on growing business opportunities in varied industrial segments including retail, fashion, beauty and wellness, education and training, while, the second day concentrated to entrepreneurs, an insight into the technical and legal know-how to deepen the understanding of the franchising business. Exploring business opportunities in the industrial segments of retail, fashion, beauty and wellness, education and training were the highlights of the day, in which some of the successful business people shared their experiences including Shri Kutralingam Mahalingam, Principal Secretary to Government, Dept: Personnel and Administrative Reforms Department Govt of Tamil Nadu; Mr. Janakiraman Murugavel, Founder & CEO, Bharatmatrimony.com;
About the Organizer, Franchise India
Franchise India is Asia’s largest integrated franchise solution company since 1999, with an absolute authority on Franchising, Licensing, Retailing, Real estate and Marketing. The company has consulted several major brands over these years like Sbarro, Peter England, Barista, Booster Juice, Videocon, Perfect Wellness, Satya Paul, Bwitch, HCL, MGF, Quality Walls, Tata, Gitanjali, HSBC, Levis, JK Tyres, Lakme, D’damas, Adidas, Euro Kidz, The Apollo Clinic, Chhabra 555, Kidzee, Motilal Oswal, Rosebys, Next, Welhome and more, through media, advisory and exhibitions. With its strategically formed divisions, Franchise India has created its own niche as the pioneers of franchise industry and a small business authority.
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Franchise India is Asia’s largest integrated franchise solution company since 1999, with an absolute authority on Franchising, Licensing, Retailing, Real estate and Marketing.