Described by The Australian Retailers Association as ‘inspiring’ and ‘insightful’, the Retail Doctor Group Fit for Business™ Breakfasts and exclusive CEO networking breakfasts are an annual series of well-respected and high profile events in the retail calendar.

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CEO Networking Breakfasts

This exclusive invite-only series of events provide an opportunity for the sector’s key leaders, drivers, and innovators to discuss key topics and trends of the moment, build internal support networks, and help develop and strengthen the future of retail in Australia.

With the goal of opening discussions around retailing of the future, Retail Doctor Group regularly invites speakers from our country’s leading innovators and retail disruptors to join the conversation and push the boundaries of the future of retail in Australia.
If you’re a Director, Executive or CEO of a retail business, click here to find out more and register your interest in our CEO Breakfast Events.
He is insightful, knowledgeable and an expert in the retail field. He certainly is the ‘Retail Doctor’!
Julie Green National Channel Manager, Newsagents ACP Magazines
I was at the event with Guy Russo, he was a breath of fresh air to listen too. The event was extremely well organised.
CEO - My Pet Warehouse
The morning was fabulous, I headed to the office inspired, invigorated and ready to tackle everything – and guess what??! A great day all round! Inspiration can be a big motivator.
CEO - Top3 By Design

Upcoming Events

WEBINAR: Global Retail Innovations

Wednesday Sep 27th 2023 12:30
Come with us on a global retail tour without leaving Australia, where we'll take you on a tour of the most innovative retail from around the world. From Shanghai to Spain, take inspiration from the best of the best in retail. Register for the webinar here!

25th State of the Nation: Global Retail Innovations

Wednesday Sep 27th 2023 07:30
Come with us on a global retail tour without leaving Australia, where we'll take you on a tour of the most innovative retail from around the world. We will fly to USA, Europe, Africa and Asia to learn from outstanding retailers, and more importantly, we will discuss key steps to allow you to implement innovation within your business. Register your interest here!

Past Events

WEBINAR: How to Grow a Sustainable Retail Business

Tuesday Aug 29th 2023
As the founder of RDG and original creator of the acclaimed Fit For Business™ system, Brian Walker the original 'Retail Doctor' Shares his proven formulas for building, growing and turning around retail businesses. As markets contract, being brilliant in the basics of retail or 'Fit For Business' matters more than ever. Join Brian in this webinar to sharpen that point of difference and stay ahead of the curve. Register your attendance here.

24th State of the Nation: Consumer and Retailer Sentiments Survey Results

Thursday Jul 27th 2023
Join us for the launch of our highly anticipated annual consumer and retailer sentiments survey results and listen to industry leaders share their strategies on how to be competitive in this challenging market. Register your interest here!

WEBINAR: Build Profitable Customer Loyalty Through Emotional Connection

Wednesday May 31st 2023
Our CEO, Brian Walker, COO, Anastasia Lloyd-Wallis, Clark Rubber's CEO, Anthony Grice, Adorn Cosmetics' Founder & CEO, Briony Kennedy, and The Point of Loyalty's Founder & CEO, Adam Posner are delighted to discuss their insights and experiences in what it takes to build genuine profitable customer loyalty. Register attendance here.

WEBINAR: How To Build Customer Loyalty With Personality Profiling

Thursday May 18th 2023
This webinar delves into finding ‘why’ customers choose your brand or your competitor's and we’ll show you the best way to market to your core target audience. Using our research backed methodology, we'll show you how you can reduce your marketing spend whilst still maintaining conversion rates and ultimately build true customer loyalty. Register attendance here.

Australian Retail Innovators Awards 2023

Tuesday Mar 28th 2023
Join us in celebrating all the innovation and talent in the Australian retail industry at our fourth annual Australian Retail Innovators Awards. Our awards ceremony will be held at Retail Fest on the Gold Coast, with 7 categories full of inspiring retailers - come and listen to their stories of success on March 28th, 2023. Find out more and purchase your tickets here.

State of the Nation #22: What’s Ahead for Australian Retail in 2023

Wednesday Mar 8th 2023
Join our guest speakers Michael Schneider (MD of Bunnings), Bernie Brookes AM (Chairman of Direct Group and ex CEO of Myer), Adrian Lemme (Director, Gaming and Research at Citi) and Retail Doctor Group's CEO Brian Walker and COO and Head of Insights Anastasia Lloyd Wallis at our 22nd State of the Nation CEO Networking Breakfast Event where we discuss what lies ahead for the Australian retail industry in 2023. Register your interest here!