Rod Young has more than 30 years’ experience in franchising, licensing and business development in the United States, Australia, Europe, China, Southeast Asia and India, and is a recognized expert in the franchise industry.
Young’s business interests have included roles as both a franchisee and franchisor. As well as Senior Advisor to the Cartridge World Board, he is the Managing Director of DC Strategy and DCS Lawyers, Chairman of Hairhouse Warehouse (2011 Australian Franchisor of the Year), and he serves on the Board of several national and international companies.
Young is a recognized authority in franchising and business management, and has been interviewed extensively on television, radio and print, as well as a popular industry speaker at business seminars and conferences in the United States, Australia, China, Asia and India.
Award-winning Cartridge World is the leading global franchisor in the printer and printer cartridge consumable industry, with over 600 stores in 30 countries.
Cartridge World operates in an $80 billion global industry where every household and enterprise needing to print is a potential customer. Cartridge World provides a consistent, high-quality product that is uniquely controlled to guarantee end-users, return time and time again. As a franchisee, this is your key to building a meaningful and rewarding business.
We are an established global brand and have been in existence for more than 20 years. This is so important when considering a franchise investment. But we have not stood still in that time; in fact, we have evolved into leaders within the print consumable industry, pioneering new innovations that can provide new revenue streams for our global franchise network.