Launch Your Franchise - Top 4 finalists announced!

The ‘Launch Your Franchise’ competition has been running since late last year, offering the winning entry the opportunity of securing a full franchise project - delivered by the leading franchise consulting firm in Australian and New Zealand - DC Strategy.

After receiving close to 50 entries and following a gruelling judging process over the last few weeks, DC Strategy is delighted to announce the Top 4 finalists. 


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Australian businesses were encouraged to submit their entries and nominations of aspiring entrepreneurs were also encouraged during the six-month long campaign. Chair Judge and Founder of DC Strategy, Rod Young has applauded all entries and believes this is the start of something special, saying that, “The judging panel had the extremely tough task of scoring fantastic and incredibly strong entries that were presented in a very professional manner. We are confident that the best four entries have made the final round and I am really looking forward to announcing the winner and runners-up in the next few weeks.” 


All finalists have been contacted in anticipation of the winners announcement at the Franchising & Business Opportunities Expo in Sydney on Friday, 26 March 2021. The top 4 finalists have been invited to attend the two-day event and will get the opportunity to meet and greet industry leaders as they all come together to celebrate the past year, as well as the future of franchising. The winner and runners up will be announced after 5pm at the all-exclusive Exhibitor drinks arranged by the show organisers - Specialised Events.


“Congratulations to all the finalists and we look forward to helping your business grow and scale through franchising.” 


To find out more about the Sydney Franchising Expo event - visit

To find out more about the competition - visit