We are delighted to announce our Managing Director Suzie McCafferty has been announced as a finalist for Service Provider of the Year Award for the NatWest EWIF Awards 2018!
EWIF (Encouraging Woman Into Franchising) is a not-for-profit organisation run entirely by volunteers, providing advice and guidance to anyone looking at trying to break into the franchise industry. Their remit is threefold; to encourage women to consider buying a franchise, to encourage business women to franchise their existing operations and to help franchisors attract more women to their networks.
Every year, EWIF hold an annual award ceremony designed to bring together the best women in the industry to celebrate their successes. The 2018 Awards will take place on Tuesday 15th May at 250 Bishopsgate in Central London.
As a passionate and established member of EWIF, Suzie has more than 18 years’ experience in the franchise industry. Firstly, as a successful international franchisor, building her own retail brand from a single store in Edinburgh, to a network of over 60 outlets in 6 countries including the Middle East and the Caribbean and subsequently as Director of a £30m franchise division of a large recruitment plc. She now runs Platinum Wave and is fully accredited by The British Franchise Association. Suzie’s focus is on preparing businesses all over the globe for franchising, licensing and distribution licensing, effective recruitment of franchisees, licensees and distributors, driving network performance through training and coaching, assisting UK brands to franchise internationally and bringing international brands into the UK.
Join Platinum Wave and over 150 franchise professionals at the awards ceremony in May to celebrate women in franchising. You can book tickets for the event here.