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Franchise Talk: Who are the Top Speakers at This Year's Franchise Asia 2018?

Here are a few quotes from some of the local and international experts in the annual franchising event
By Sam Christopher Lim |


As the region's largest franchise conference and expo comes to Manila once again, it can be daunting trying to learn from so many experts and professionals from the industry. With over 50 speakers and 14 simultaneous breakout sessions, it’s important to know more about the speakers before you come. Here are inspirational words from some of this year’s top speakers.



1. Bjorn Martinoff

Top CEO Coach in Asia Pacific

Topic: Best Practices in Organizational Development




2.  Bill Edwards

EGS Global

Topic: What World Class Franchisors Have in Common and How They Go Global Successfully




3. Zihuan Wee

CEO & Founder, Eunoia (Singapore)

Topic: Future proof your business : Digitalisation for 2018 and beyond



4. Ben Litalien

Franchise Well (USA)

Topic: "Social Franchising: A New Frontier Leveling the Playing Field



5. Christopher Grandpre

CEO, Outdoor Living Brands US

Topic: Going International: Key Considerations for Your First International Markets




6. Francis Kong

Success Options Inc.

Topic: The Great Leader Entrepreneur



7. Donald Patrick Lim

Dentsu Aegis Network Phils

Topic: Digital Marketing Innovations



8. Bernie Liu

CEO, Penshoppe

Topic: Struggles and Successes in Growing Internationally




9. Prof. Enrique Soriano III

Wong & Bernstein

Topic: Family & Franchising




The Franchise Asia Conference will be held in SMX Mall of Asia on Jul 18 & 19, and will be followed by the Franchise Asia Expo on Jul 20 to 22. For more information visit or contact the Philippine Franchise Association at (SMART) 0999-8833732 |(SUN) 0932-8792732 | (GLOBE) 0917-8320732 | (+632)687-03 65 to 67)






Chris Lim is the Chief Marketing Officer of Francorp Philippines (; President of U-Franchise Sales & Management (; Overall Chair of  Franchise Asia 2018 ( and Board of Directors for Philippine Franchise Association

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