The Business of Food: Launch and grow your food business 

Whether your dream is a cafe or you make a packaged food product for a retail shelf, let us show you practical pathways to bring your business to life.

Proudly sponsored by Silver Chef Finance Solutions and Hospitality World Direct Equipment Suppliers.

This interactive event will feature two high profile speakers, panel discussions and an exhibition.

This will be followed by a networking lunch where you have the opportunity to speak to exhibitors.

The purpose of the expo is to bring together the two sides of the small business sector involved in the food industry – those providing services to new business owners in hospitality and product development and those business owners looking for help to grow their young food business.

Two panel discussions will follow on after lunch with panel 1 focusing on packaged products and panel 2 focusing on café’s and restaurants.

This event is part of the Small Business Festival Victoria and brought to you by Kingston CouncilMy Other Kitchen and Bar & Restaurant Consultants.

 

DATE AND TIME

Mon. 28 August 2017

10:00 am – 4:00 pm

LOCATION

Kingston City Hall

985 Nepean Highway

Moorabbin, VIC 3189

TICKETS

$55-$75

The Speakers

 

Rita Erlich
Renowned Journalist, Food Writer and Consultant

Rita is a renowned food writer and consultant, who co-edited The Age Good Food Guide for 15 years, from 1984 to 1998.

Rita writes about every aspect of food – restaurants, recipes, nutrition, history, culture, agriculture, wine – in newspapers, magazines and websites. 

 

Jarryd Burns
Co-Founder and Commercial Director, Thank You Group

Thankyou is a social enterprise that exists to fund life-changing water, food aid, hygiene and sanitation and child and maternal health projects locally and globally.

Jarryd has been both tremendously business-focused and passionate about making a powerful difference in this world. As a result, Jarryd jumped at the opportunity to be part of launching Thankyou Water in 2008.

He oversees the finance and operations functions at Thankyou, and in his role has lead to the expansion of over 50 products.


Event Details

@BIZFOODEXPO

DATE AND TIME

Mon. 28 August 2017

10:00 am – 4:00 pm

LOCATION

Kingston City Hall

985 Nepean Highway

Moorabbin, VIC 3189

 
 

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