Recovery Moreton Bay Region Business and Jobs Expo
Proudly supported by MBRIT and the Moreton Bay Regional Council. Brought to you by Qoin and 10 local business industry groups to assist with the
recovery of businesses and increase employment opportunities in the region.
NOW is the time to come together in a sales focused environment to GET OUR BUSINESSES GOING AND GROWING.
This event is the place to connect – promote – sell your products and services to local business owners.
To assist with the recovery of businesses and provide employment opportunities and up to date information.
Apply Now – Fully Subsidised (FREE) Stand or a Part Subsidised Stand
Reconnecting – Business face to face – to generate sales leads
Apply for a Fully Subsidised (FREE) Expo Stand – if your business has been greatly impacted by Covid 19 and under
financial stress, meaning your business is closed or has very little customers, have greatly reduced your staff and sales
are greatly reduced We have only 30 free stands available, if this is you,Apply HERE
Apply for a Part Subsidised Expo Stand – if you are still doing okay but you need more sales leads, then apply
for a part subsidised expo stand at $160. Apply now HERE . Filling Fast
Both expo stand options include our fantastic pre expo training workshop “How to Sell from an Expo stand”. All staff
who are helping on the stand are welcome to attend. We have trained over 3000 since 2014.
The free stands are not automatically confirmed, the successful applicants will be notified in early July by email.
ACTION TO BOOK ONLINE
1. Go to the TAB Page called Secure Your Spot
2. Use the online booking form to complete your BOOKING HERE
Please minimise the drop down info pack request pop up and go to the Secure Your Spot Page to apply.
Why are we different to a mass event?
This expo is a managed business event and everyone is registered to attend thus creating a manageable
environment to track and trace, unlike a shopping centre. Our venue is large and assists with constant flow of people
They expos are retail focused indoor marketplaces of which the Queensland Government health directions
website updated its listing to include non essential businesses in indoor and outdoor marketplaces as of 15th May 2020.
We will use the Covid 19 safe guidelines from our National Peak Events Industry Body are here: www.businesseventscouncil.org.au/covidsafe-guidelines.html
WHY ARE THESE FANTASTIC EVENTS?
- Develop business leads and new customers, build brand awareness and expand business
- Discover new ideas and new technology to help solve business challenges.
- Gain invaluable industry knowledge and insights into larger markets both in Australia and internationally.
- Network with industry peers and connect with suppliers, service providers, industry experts and Government specialist departments.
- Connect with potential venture capitalists and investors to potentially help expand businesses.
YOU MUST REGISTER TO ATTEND
This is a managed event and everyone must be registered
BOOK YOUR TICKETS HERE https://moretonbayregionbusinessexpo.eventbrite.com.au
Date: Thursday 29 October 2020
Time: 10am to 4pm
Venue: The Hope Centre, 18 Buchanan Street, Rothwell
Onsite parking by gold coin donation – funds go directly to Rotary for their community programs.
Now in its 3rd Year
BE A SPEAKER
⭐ JOBS SPEAKER WORKSHOPS
Only five speaker spots available – if you benefit business owners or professionals hit hard by Covid 19, then put up your hand and be a presenter. These spots come with their own benefits to promote your products and or services. For a speaker pack email email@example.com
The Jobs Area will include employment agencies, disability employment agencies, group training, mental health, resume writing etc. These stands are part subsidised. Employers who do have jobs available can come along and put jobs on the jobs boards for people to see and even conduct interviews. There will be Jobs Workshops to attend as well. Speaking opportunities are also available. The jobs expo area is designed for business owners and staff who have been displaced due to Covid 19 as well as long term unemployed.
JOB FOCUSED EXHIBITORS eg: employment agencies, disability employment agencies, group training, mental health, resume writing to exhibit. Please email directly to firstname.lastname@example.org
⭐ VOICE TO YOUR BUSINESS SPEAKER WORKSHOPS
Only five speaker spots available – for any business who wants to promote their products and services and who has experience selling from stage. These spots come with their own benefits to promote your products and or services. For a speaker pack email email@example.com. These spots include an exhibition stand.
⭐ TINA X COUCH PANEL TALK
Our Tina X Talks are highly successful with an On the Couch format. If you are a woman in business who have loads of valuable information to share and would like to be promoted to thousands of businesses, then apply for a Tina X Talk spot. A special event for businesswomen at the expo to promote their products and services.
As a Tina-X Speaker, it is highly likely that the engaged audience will want to spend more time with you, for that reason you are required to book a stand at the EXPO and direct them to visit your stand after you speak.
Apply here: https://theaudaciousagency.com/tinax/. Proudly sponsored and managed by the Audacious Agency.
BE A SPONSOR
To book a sponsorship, please call 0475 411 793 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
CELEBRATE SMALL BUSINESS WITH US
We have had a tough time. This is a great opportunity to come together and celebrate our resilience and to look to the future.
⭐ Head Shot Photos – need a new photo ? Get a free head shot done
⭐ Council advice for businesses
⭐ Information by the Queensland Office of Small Business
⭐ BUSINESS LOUNGE hosted by QOIN
⭐ Food Trucks and Live Entertainment from 11am to 3pm
⭐ Random Acts of Entertainment – we love surprising you at our expos
We have had businesses from over 200 business categories attend.
Start ups – giving you the confidence to step up & promote – we even train you prior to the expo to get ready
Mature businesses – who supply to small business and or provide services and products to the home eg: entertainment, travel, furniture, building, pest control.
A great platform to launch new products and services for any business in the region
Invisible businesses who are online, mobile, franchise businesses or homebased business – that can be local or operating across Queensland or Australia.
The general public who are keen to support local business.
PRINCIPAL PARTNER – QOIN
As the Principal Partner of all Queensland Small Business Expo’s this year, Bartercard is proud to announce our continuing support for what we believe are the number one business expos in Queensland.
This year, we will be profiling our new brand Qoin, the latest digital currency offering to the global market offering a new level of opportunity to all SME’s. https://qoin.world/
“Our continuing commitment is testament to Paula Brand and her team’s tireless efforts in bringing real economic outcomes to all small business’ that attend these Expo’s either as a buyer or seller, said Andrew Barker, Chief Marketing Officer for Qoin”.
“We have had the pleasure of working with Paula and watching these events grow and also watching her continued support from local councils and business industry groups throughout South East Queensland.”
“In 2020, we are excited to be bringing a brand-new opportunity to the Small Business community in Queensland and look forward to the opportunities to launch, educate and discuss our new digital currency with all business owners.”
COME TO THE QOIN LOUNGE at the Expo to learn how QOIN can help your business.
WE THANK OUR SPONSORS AND BUSINESS INDUSTRY SUPPORTERS
Moreton Bay Regional Council
BPW Northlakes and Caboolture
Samford Chamber of Commerce
Ad Marketing Australia
Queensland Office of Small Business
BforB Networking – all chapters
Regional Development Australia Moreton Bay Region
Moreton Bay Jobs
Hills and Districts Chamber of Commerce
Brisbane North Chamber of Commerce
Brisbane West chamber of Commerce
HELP US SUPPORT OUR LOCAL BUSINESS COMMUNITY
WHAT HAS SMALL BUSINESS EXPOS ACHIEVED IN 6 YEARS
* 3,000 small business owners have booked exhibition stands and 20,000 visitors have attended.
* Over $20 Million in new business revenue generated for our sponsors and exhibitors over the past 4 years. We use post expo surveys to quantify the results and we issue the results to all trade table holders after each Expo.
* Engaged 300 top speakers providing Expo attendees with the latest and most up-to-date trends and information to help them grow their businesses.
* Delivered skills transfers through our ‘’How to Sell from an Exhibition Stand’ Workshops to over 1,600 business owners.
* Supported 30 charities.
* It is the largest business to business grassroots expo program in Australia.
* Awarded an International Stevie Award in 2019 for Small Business Champion
* Awarded the 2019 Women in Business Small Business Champion – Finalist
Contact the Small Business Expos Team
email@example.com or 0475 411 793