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Gareth Parry

President, InnoFran Consultants

Gareth is the Founder and President of InnoFran Consultants, a leading Toronto-based franchise consultancyand marketing firm.

He was previously the Managing Director of Dubai-based franchiseconsultancy,FranExcel.

Gareth hasextensive international experience in franchise and management consultancy, operationsand business development. He has worked for several multi-national corporations including Whitbread, The Restaurant Group, Unilever and the Compass Group.

Gareth has a Degree in Hospitality Management and Diplomas in Marketing and Project Management.He is a member of the International Franchise Association and has helped hundreds of franchisors to develop and expand their brands and hassecured master licenses in 14 countries.

In Canada and the USA, his company has closed hundreds of franchise deals and helped to create over 100 new franchise brands.

Gareth has presented and delivered franchise programson four continents and has been published in a range of international franchise and business journals.

Gareth is very well known in the international franchise industry and considered an expert on the Canadian franchise market.