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Multi Unit Franchising Conference: The number-one event for multi-unit professionals

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Multi Unit Franchising Conference: The number-one event for multi-unit professionals

The Multi-Unit Franchising Conference returns to Las Vegas for its 21st instalment

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Attend the 21st annual Multi-Unit Franchising Conference – the next-level event that brings together the best and brightest leaders in multi-unit franchising for learning, networking, and deal-making for growth.

In a changing and challenging world, the opportunity to gather for growth is more important than ever. With attendance by leading franchisors, multi-unit franchisees and suppliers and featuring top speakers and educational content, this year’s conference is one that can’t be missed.

The multi-unit franchise community together

No other industry event brings together all the stakeholders in multi-unit franchising success. This conference hosts leading multi-unit franchisees, franchisors as well as the suppliers and connectors that accelerate growth and support deal-making.

It is truly a gathering of the leaders from across diverse areas of franchising, but with one goal – to learn and support multiunit franchising success.

With more than 1,500 expected attendees and countless networking opportunities, you can look forward to meeting seasoned multi-unit operators and panelists throughout the conference. The event provides numerous networking events for attendees to mix and mingle in a relaxed and comfortable environment.

Experience engaging content

Looking for actionable takeaways to grow your organization? This year’s conference promises to be filled with relevant content designed to help you meet your goals and drive successful growth.

Get new ideas and inspiration from our speakers, consisting of multi-unit franchisees of all sizes. Hear perspectives that will sharpen your strategies for growth and achieving your goals.

And it’s all delivered with a variety of tracks and breakout sessions to present diverse learning for many challenges and opportunities in multi-unit franchising.

You won’t want to miss the highly engaging keynote speakers:

  • Emmitt Smith: pro football icon, TV sports analyst, business entrepreneur and philanthropist
  • Jesse Itzler: entrepreneur, author of Living with a SEAL, co-founder Marquis Jet and an owner of the Atlanta Hawks
  • John Dejulius: world-class customer service expert
  • Jim Sullivan: CEO and founder, Sullivision and multi-unit franchising expert.

Discover new brands and new ideas

If you’re interested in growing your portfolio, organization or bottom-line, the Exhibit Hall will be your source for solutions. From franchisor leaders presenting their brand opportunities to innovative product and services from leading suppliers, you’ll leave Las Vegas with new contacts, solutions, and opportunities for growth.

Gorgeous and innovative new venue

Join us at the new 550,000 square foot Caesars Forum – just across the street from Caesars Palace, where the event has been held since 2013.

This gorgeous conference center is truly next-level, with more space, innovative tech and amenities for conference attendees, suppliers, and partners from around the world.

From the inspiring keynote speakers to the powerful agenda, the Franchise Update Media team is focusing on building an impactful platform for learning as the global recovery accelerates.

“We look forward to providing a forum for everyone to engage in great networking, content and an exhibit hall full of new franchise brands and business services”, said CEO and co-founder Therese Thilgen.

Key figures

1,72 plus attendees
280 exhibitors
16,000 plus units
$19bn revenues
75 per cent seeking new brands

What attendees say

“The experience of having the franchisors, franchisees, lawyers and bankers – putting it all together – makes for an amazing 3 days” Georgi Zac Zac, 29 units (Burger King and Au Bon Pain)

“These are the leaders in the franchise business. There’s no other event where you can mingle with this amount of knowledge” Fred Burgess, 35 units (Twin Peaks, Papa John’s, Marriott Hotels, and IHG Hotels)

At a Glance Multi-Unit Franchising Conference

Where: Caesar’s Forum, Las Vegas
When: March 29 – April 1, 2022

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