March 16, 2019

Franchise Asia 2019: The Asia's Biggest International Franchise Expo is in Manila

If you're someone who is already thinking of taking a leap of faith into the world of business or someone who already did and just want to learn more about the industry, I bet the Franchise Asia 2019 is for you.

Philippine Franchise Association brings to Manila the biggest international franchise expo in Asia. It will be held at SMX Convention Center in Pasay on March 29-31, 2019.

Franchise Asia Philippines 2019 will be presented with two themes, “Growing Businesses, Building Legacies” for the Conference and “Be the Boss” for the Expo. 

What You'll Gain from the Expo:

  • You'll meet over 70 local and international experts and over 1,000 franchise experts, owners and managers at the Franchise Asia Conference.
  • How to franchise your business
  • How to invest in the right franchise
  • How much capital you'll need to prepare
  • Inspiration from business owners, franchisees and celebrity-entrepreneurs
PFA Executives from left to right: Chris Lim, Director for ASEAN and Special Projects, Richard Sanz, president and Director for Ways and Means, Sherill Quintana, Director for MSME Development and Homegrown Franchises (Non-Food), Dr. Alan Escalona, Chairman and Director for Innovation and Fred Moreno, Director for NCR

And speaking of celebrity-entrepreneurs, the PFA will bring three (3) celebrities who have their own business company and franchise— Rissa Mananquil-Trillo, co-founder and Chief Brand Officer of Happy Skin, Enchong Dess, franchisee of Peri-Peri Charcoal Chicken and Sauce Bar and Bea Soriano Dee, Operations Director of Sunnies Studios and Sunnies Face. They will share valuable insights and experiences on taking the road to entrepreneurship.

"With a high success rate, franchising proven itself to be a reliable model for embarking on a business even for newbie entrepreneurs," says PFA President and Bibingkinitan founder Richard Sanz.

For more information, visit, or You may also contact the PFA secretariat at (632) 687-0365 to 67 or email


  1. Oh wow, what a wonderful experience! Love what you wore. Those pants are fabulous!

  2. We are planning to start a small franchise soon. You look beautiful, carina! Love the pants!

    The Flower Duet

    1. That sounds exciting! Wish you all the best in your planned franchise :)

  3. This sounds exciting! We're actually planning to franchise a food business but the competition is growing bigger and bigger. I think this expo is perfect for us. Looks interesting. Thanks for sharing this :)

    1. Oh that's nice! Then this expo is perfect for you. I'm you'll learn more from this :)

  4. I absolutely love your style, you look great ☺

  5. Sounds like a very interesting event. Cute outfit, Cielo :)

  6. the event looks interesting but I am more impressed with your outfit! fab pants!