Major bank National Australia Bank (NAB) has been announced as the principal partner of The Adviser’s Better Business Summit for 2021.
The Better Business Summit & Awards 2021 will once again be run in partnership with principal partner NAB.
Nicole Triandos, acting general manager, NAB broker distribution, commented on 20 April: “With the first Better Business Summit kicking off exactly one month today, NAB is again proud to be principal partner of this important event series.
“As the bank behind brokers and BDMs, NAB invests heavily in strategic training and education initiatives to constantly raise the bar and the professionalism of our industry, all in support of good customer outcomes.
“2021 is shaping up to be an important year for all of us. With close to 60 per cent of customers choosing to use mortgage brokers, there is a real opportunity to further demonstrate the strength and value of brokers as trusted advisers to their customers.
“The Better Business Summit events are a fantastic opportunity to reconnect and feel inspired about the role we can all play on the road to recovery and growth.
“I look forward to seeing you all there!”
The Adviser’s state-based conference and award program, the Better Business Summit, begins its five-state roadshow tour in Brisbane on Thursday, 20 May.
Themed “Better Connected”, the Better Business Summit 2021 will deep-dive into the key learnings from the past year to ensure we aren’t socially distanced when physically distancing.
Keynote speakers this year include Saroo Brierley, whose No. 1 international bestselling autobiography about his journey to find his biological family in India, A Long Way Home, was turned into the award-winning movie Lion.
While founder and managing director of Thankyou, Daniel Flynn, who set up his company at the age of 19 and has since grown it to develop a footprint that stretches across 20 countries and has delivered life-saving programs to more than 871,000 people in need, will showcase how bold, out-of-the-box thinking change the game and make meaningful connections in their professional and personal lives.
The Better Business Summit 2021 will also delve into the top tips and themes that can help brokers build a better brokerage.
The Better Business Summit will take place on the following dates and locations:
Sofitel Brisbane Central
Thursday, 20 May
Thursday, 27 May
Crown Towers Melbourne
Thursday, 3 June
Adelaide Convention Centre
Thursday, 17 June
The Fullerton Hotel Sydney
Thursday, 24 June
The Better Business Summit is followed by the Better Business Awards.
The Better Business Awards 2021 celebrates the top-performing individuals and offices in the broking industry in NSW/ACT, Victoria/Tasmania, South Australia/Northern Territory, Western Australia and Queensland.
The full finalist list for the 2021 awards has now been released, featuring 645 high-achieving mortgage professionals across the 19 submission-based categories.
Find out more about the Better Business Summit here.