The BIGGEST Small Business Expo is coming to Brisbane

After running six successful Expos on the Gold Coast and Logan the 2018 Brisbane Small Business Expo is bringing local small business together on Friday 4th May to showcase their products and services.

It is particularly suited for home-based, micro, mobile and online businesses without shopfronts that are usually invisible in our communities but make up one-third of our small business numbers. This is a genuine B2B marketplace platform that has never been held in Brisbane before but squarely kicks skills transfer and financial goals for every business owner involved.

“The Expo is built around conversations and learning rather than how swanky the trade booths are; it is grassroots selling by local businesses in the community where they live and work.”
“The Brisbane Expo will feature 200 small businesses from across Brisbane, Gold Coast and Logan. There will be food trucks, live music, and five-speaker presentations from some of Australia’s leading business experts including Olympian, Steven Bradbury and Glen Richards from Network Ten’s popular Shark Tank Show.

Small businesses attending all five workshops will learn the latest business tips and industry insight to really bolster their business.  The Small Business Expo is free to attend.
Expos are typically boring, disengaged events but we make ours fun – a real celebration that recognises the hard work that small business owners do every single day.

We also provide How To Sell From a Trade Table workshops and teach everyone how to successfully engage, collect solid leads and convert to sales and make money to feed their families. The workshops have been run before every expo that has ever been held.

  • Date: Friday 4th May 2018
  • Time: Open from 10 am to 4 pm (Official Media and VIP Launch is at 9.45am)
  • Venue: Hibiscus Sports Complex
  • Address: 90 Klumpp Road, Upper Mt Gravatt

We had 650+ small business owners attend the marketplace on what was a cracking sunny day.

With 125 Trade Tables, businesses spent six hours talking to hundreds of small business owners.

KEY OUTCOMES FOR THE LOGAN SMALL BUSINESS EXPO  https://youtu.be/VVP-HLaGlOA

  • The average number of GOOD leads: 14
  • Average Price per lead: $4188
  • Possible generation $$ in total: $1.6 million

OUR EXPO SPONSORS ENSURES THAT SMALL BIZ OWNERS CAN ATTEND FOR FREE. HERE IS OUR LOGAN EXPO SPONSORS …We now seek Brisbane Sponsors.

  • Bartercard Australia – the Principal Partner
  • Cornerstone Law Offices
  • Logan City Council
  • Best Telecom
  • Bendigo Bank – all 7 branches
  • Griffith University Logan Campus
  • Newhaven Funerals
  • REBEL 90.5FM and BREEZE radio stations
  • Be Local Today
  • Action Print
  • Kylie Taylor Teeth Whitening
  • Logan Chamber of Commerce
  • Beenleigh Yatala Chamber of Commerce
  • Logan Country Chamber of Commerce
  • Energy Partners Australia
  • Red Energy Promotions
  • Crocodile Marketing

OUR EXPOS ARE POLITICALLY SUPPORTED – BRINGING ALL LEVELS OF GOVERNMENT TOGETHER

It was great to see so many politicians attending to speak with the small business.

  • Senator Katy Gallagher, Shadow Minister for Small Business and Financial Services
  • The Hon. Leeanne Enoch Minister for Innovation, Science and the Digital Economy and Minister for Small Business
  • Queensland Senator Murray Watt
  • Federal Shadow Minister for Housing and Public Work, Stephen Bennett
  • Federal Member for Forde, Bert Van Manen – will arrive at 10.30 am
  • NP Candidate for Logan, Gloria Vicario
  • LNP Candidate for Macalister, Judy Van Manen
  • LNP Candidate for Stretton, Freya Ostapovitch
  • Independent Candidate for Macalister, Hetty Johnston
  • One Nation Candidate for Logan, Scott Bannan
  • Logan City Councillor, Jennie Breene
  • Logan City Councillor, Laurie Koranski
  • Logan City Councillor, Stacey MacIntosh
  • Bartercard General Manager, QLD, WA & ACT, Michelle Adams

These Expos are built to be legacy events designed to grow and develop over the next five years and we look forward to bringing you the 2018 Brisbane Small Business Expo BIGGER and BETTER.

TO FIND OUT MORE OR TO BOOK A TRADE TABLE SIMPLY 

Email paula.brand@livingwithit.com.au or call Paula Brand on 0475 411 793

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