May 1-3

NAGGL Lending Technical Conference

Over NAGGL’s more than 30 years of existence, it has displayed these traits in seeking the good of the 7(a) program and those who depend on it. NAGGL serves the needs and represent the interests of the small business lending community that utilizes SBA business loan programs. NAGGL’s leadership milestones began in 1984 and continue today.

FRANdata attendees: Edith Wiseman and Paul Santomauro


May 7-9

Franchise Times Finance & Growth Conference

Franchise Times’ Annual Finance & Growth Conference is franchising’s premier event for connecting franchisors, franchisees and franchise lenders. Conference attendees get an inside peek at the growth plans of over 70+ successful franchising companies as they make presentations about their business and expansion initiatives. Attendees have the opportunity to meet one-on-one with CEO and CFO presenters from these successful franchise businesses to gather more information. Attendees are then able to network with a wide swath of franchise lenders and investors to find financing for their next investment project. Franchise lenders and investors will also want to attend the conference to learn more about the presenting brands and network with other franchise attendees.

FRANdata attendees: Sharon Dietrich and Paul Santomauro


May 10-11

Wisconsin Lenders Conference

Make plans now to join us for the 29th Annual Wisconsin Lenders Conference on May 10-11, 2018 at the Kalahari Resort and Conference Center in Wisconsin Dells. The conference will provide educational information and updates for commercial lenders through presentations from SBA, RMA, Regulatory Agencies, and more!

FRANdata attendees: Edith Wiseman


May   June31-02

International Franchise Expo

Join thousands of entrepreneurs and future business owners at the International Franchise Expo, the largest franchise expo in the country. Meet face-to-face with over 400 proven franchise opportunities. Every industry. Every investment level. Full-time and part-time.

FRANdata attendees: Marla Ray and Anya Nowakowski



Franchise Consumer Marketing Conference

The 8th Annual Franchise Consumer Marketing Conference is set to be the largest and most comprehensive to date! Here industry leaders and marketing innovators will come together for two and half days of strategic sessions interactive workshops and valuable networking.

Come and generate fresh ideas and learn how fellow marketing leaders are finding unique solutions to everyday obstacles. Together we will cultivate new, creative ways to Deliver Your Brand Promise.

FRANdata attendees: Darrell Johnson, Sharon Dietrich, Tony Hill



America West Lenders

This conference is ideal for banks in California, Arizona, Nevada, Oregon, Washington and neighboring states – those either not currently active in SBA lending or lenders that want to become higher volume lenders. We’ve got educational topics to cover 7(a), Community Advantage, 504, Secondary Market and more.

FRANdata attendees: Edith Wiseman