Ep 4. Tina Tower, talking franchising, powerful PR and how to build an overnight success in a decade.

Tina Tower, CEO of Begin Bright,

Tina Tower, CEO of Begin Bright, talking, franchising and building a successful business.

I had the pleasure of chatting with Tina Tower the founder and CEO of Begin Bright and the Telstra Australian Young Business Woman of the Year in 2014. Not your ordinary Gen-Y female, Tina started her first business at the age of 20 and by the time she hit 30 had built and sold 2 businesses, completed a degree, got married, had two children and started in the challenging world of franchising. Tina was the 2012 winner of the My Business Awards for Women in Business and Begin Bright won the National Overall Winner for Commitment to Excellence. In 2013 Begin Bright took out the Australian Small Business Champion Awards for Educational Services.

In this episode, we delve into:

  • - How it’s has taken Tina 10 years to create an overnight success
  • - Building a national franchise network
  • - Tina winning the Telstra Australian Young Business Woman of the Year award in 2014
  • - Tina’s shares with us her biggest lessons in business
  • - Tina is the master of leveraging PR, she share her top tips with us about securing PR for your business
  • - Tina’s tips for anyone struggling in business.
  • - Balancing growing a national franchise business and family life


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