Westpac Franchise Summit
Thursday 12 November 2020

Trade Space Exhibitors




About Waipuna

Waipuna Hotel Auckland is one of New Zealand’s largest and most comprehensive conference and accommodation venues primarily dedicated to staging conferences, meetings, exhibitions, product launches, seminars, weddings and special events. Our 150 spacious accommodation options and 18 conference rooms are specifically designed to encourage learning and serenity with effective use of natural light, views of the lagoon and spacious garden surroundings offer a relaxing and invigorating outdoor environment. Waipuna Hotel and Conference Centre is a prestigious four-star venue and has a variety of outstanding facilities including 450 free off-street car parks, a 400 seat theatre, Wellington’s Restaurant & Bar, business centre, pool, spa and gymnasium to name but a few. Our comprehensive service includes professional coordinators to help you plan a successful conference or a romantic wedding to remember. Waipuna is a fully integrated venue designed to serve your specific needs.

Highbrook Conference Suites

About Highbrook Conference Suites

Whether you're planning an important business meeting, a large conference, or a magnificent wedding, choose Highbrook Conference Suites by Waipuna and enjoy a variety of spacious meeting venues. You’ll also get exceptional service and delicious catering options within an elegant and exclusive environment.


About ORB360

Orb360 is a Mid-Tier accountancy firm specialise in franchise business. We have offices in Auckland and Wellington, New Zealand with around 20 staff and contractors. As a team, we are committed to supporting your financial well-being, business growth and personal fulfilment. We do this by providing outstanding personal support and seeing ourselves as an extension of your business. Working closely with you, we’ll help you take total control of your current financial situation and create an incredible plan for the future. Grow your business and love your life with the support of New Zealand’s award-winning accounting and financial services team.

Franchise Advisor

About Franchise Advisor

Franchise Advisor is a specialize advisory firm that provides a reliable, authoritative platform where people looking for business opportunities can connect with franchisors—and vice versa. We help any franchisor or franchisee either they are beginning their franchise journey, or they are already been in the franchise industry for many years. Our affiliated group members provide following franchise services – • Accounting • Business Advisory • Documentation process • Financial • Legal • Benchmarking • HR & Marketing


About SmartPayroll

We’re helping kiwi businesses feel confident about paying their team right, every time. We provide our customers with automated, accurate, easy to use payroll software that’s backed by a team of kiwi experts. Our support team are unrivalled and here to back businesses, all the way!

Excel Digital

About Excel Digital

Excel Digital provides an end-to-end supply chain service for franchise print and distribution. We operate at the intersection of the franchisor-franchisee relationship and have worked with franchised business for a long time. We’ve come up with a model for helping at each step of the print supply chain. This systematised approach enables franchisors to oversee each stage of their supply chain such as artwork design, pricing and approvals, printing, distribution, storage and re-order. While the franchisor has oversight, visibility and control, franchisees are able to make their own decisions along the way. The results have been amazing. Our approach has enabled franchisors to:

  • Control their brand effectively
  • Have visibility over the whole print supply chain and understand which franchisees are the most active
  • Provide a seamless experience for franchisees and be seen to be adding value to their businesses
  • Create economies of scale across the country

Booking Rooster

About Booking Rooster

The new Franchise Association booking platform is powered by Booking Rooster – the course & event management software that saves time, saves money and boosts engagement. The Booking Rooster team will be at the Summit to demonstrate how you can make the most of the new Franchise Association event booking platform. If you run your own conference, training programme or events, please also talk to Booking Rooster about whether the software is right for your business. The Booking Rooster software is for kiwis, by kiwis and is used by membership organisations, training businesses and corporates nationwide. With advanced event ticketing and course registration capability as well as simple contact management and marketing tools, it is so much more than a ticketing system. You can even link it to your Intuto Online learning platform and Xero accounting system in the shake of a tail feather, for even greater time savings.

PeopleMaps NZ Limited

About PeopleMaps NZ Limited

PeopleMaps is a highly accurate, easy to use and very affordable personality profiling tool used by businesses and franchises for growing and developing their people through better:

  • Recruitment,
  • Team Building,
  • Coaching, and
  • Managing employees, including franchisees.

Its suite of “Franchise specific” reports have been used and trusted throughout the world for 20+ years.

A brilliantly designed net-based questionnaire takes less than ten minutes to complete, and produces 63 trillion combinations of answers, enabling highly detailed incisive reports. Reports are available within seconds and are written in plain English that any 12 year old can read, understand and utilise.

It is the brainchild of Anne Ellis who has degrees in Psychology, Business and Sociology. She has taught post-graduate psychology at Westminster University, and she has owned and operated several successful people development companies.

After 20 years and 1.8M profiles in Britain, Europe and the Americas, PeopleMaps is now available right here in NZ and Australia.

Enable HR

About Enable HR

At enableHR, we believe HR should be simple. Simple enough for you to run your business with ease and confidence. enableHR is a cloud-based software, which means you don’t install anything on your computer, and your data is safe in the Cloud. You use enableHR through a regular web browser on any internet-connected device. The software uses workflows and checklists to guide you through smart, legally compliant HR processes, communicate with employees and set them tasks. It stores all your employee records and has sharing features that let managers (and employees) easily access, deliver and receive documents. Designed by employment practitioners, enableHR was created for people of all levels meaning the experience is engaging, unintimidating and intuitive. Today enableHR has over 8500 users across Australasia and provides solutions to clients across all industries and of all sizes; from two-person operations right up to top ASX listed global companies with over 4500 employees.

HR Assured

About HR Assured

Avoid the Admin. Create the Culture. HR Assured is an award-winning outsourced HR service. We combine technology, innovation and legal expertise, to help franchisees and businesses manage their people compliantly and with confidence. From fitness chains to family restaurants, HR Assured supports some of Australasia’s most well-recognised franchise businesses, both large and small. Complex laws have increased the need for total compliance within the franchise sector, and HR Assured’s combination. of award-winning HRIS and telephone advice means we can help franchises take all “reasonable steps” to ensure they’re conducting business properly and profitably. Complete, compliant and cost-effective, working with HR Assured is like having your own legal counsel and HR manager on-call, 24/7, backed by the technology, expertise and legal protection you need for total peace of mind. When it comes to employee management and workplace safety, think of us as just another part of your franchise business

Franchize Consultants

About Franchize Consultants

For 31 years Franchize Consultants has worked with some of the biggest and emerging brands to develop and optimise franchising, licensing and co-operative networks. The company is at the forefront of franchising knowledge, research and practical operations experience. Franchize Consultants has a relentless focus on building and improving franchise system performance for the benefit of all stakeholders, including franchisors and franchisees. Their services include:

  • New franchise / license system development
  • Franchisor and franchisee feasibility & economic assessments
  • Franchise reviews for established networks
  • Field visit and franchise management training
  • International franchising: import / export
  • Franchisees and support office staff satisfaction surveys
  • Writing / upgrading Franchisee and Franchisor Manuals

Franchize Consultants is home to the Franchising Best Practice 500 and Franchising Confidence Index. It is named Service Provider of the Year in the Westpac New Zealand Franchise Awards six times and is an active member of the Franchise Association of New Zealand.


About PaySauce

PaySauce is simple cloud-based software that collects and calculates everything you need to manage payroll. Get back to business while we take care of compliance, calculating wages, PAYE, KiwiSaver and holiday pay, paying staff and filing with IR. Plus timesheets, payslips, and free unlimited support from our awesome team of experts.