AFM recently held its annual Innovate and Refresh management conference at the grand Pullman Bali Legian Nirwana, an upscale beach-front hotel in Bali. Delegates were treated to a range of activities; from the directors strategic vision for the business to a keynote address on how to use energy, mindset and the family dynamic to boost performance.
Westpac’s Broker Road Show has invited brokers to bring their families and friends along for a day of fun at various theme parks. The bank’s Sydney and Melbourne road shows treated brokers and their families to a day out at Luna Park.
Australian Broker sister publication MPA recently held a roundtable panel discussion between non-major lenders. The day sparked some fascinating conversation on non-majors’ place in the market. Keep an eye out for the video series, coming your way soon.
The FBAA recently held its second annual National Conference. The Annual National Conference was held in the Paradise Room at Sea World and the Gala Dinner was held at Warner Brothers Movie World on the Gold Coast.
Australian Lending Awards
The Australian Lending Awards were held recently at the Four Seasons Hotel in Sydney. The event celebrated quality operators in the lending sector, as well as acknowledging specialist providers, leading professionals and thought leaders.
Vow mini conference
Vow recently held its Mini Conference in Sydney. The event included updates from CEO Tim Brown, as well as a range of business building sessions from various speakers.
The MFAA National Convention on the Gold Coast drew brokers, lenders and aggregators to Broadbeach for three days of networking, motivation and business strategy. Brokers also got the chance to socialise at the welcome reception, Mad Hatter-themed Gala Dinner and the comedy luncheon finale.
2013 Australian Mortgage Awards
The mortgage broking industry turned out in style for the 12th annual Australian Mortgage Awards held at The Star Sydney. The premier awards event for mortgage and finance professionals recognised the best brokers and brokerages around Australia. Hosted by Richard Wilkins, the night featured fine dining, dazzling entertainment and a silent auction to raise funds for the Westpac Rescue Helicopter Service.
Pepper Better Business Road Show
Pepper Home Loans recently ran its Better Business Roadshow, with its Sydney stop providing NSW brokers with workshops on how to put together specialist deals, as well as communicating their value proposition to clients.