Brendan Kingwill is a Business operator in Regional Victoria. Brendan established the BK’s Takeaway Franchise System and opened stores in Trafalgar, Korumburra, Heathcote and Warragul. He also operated a store in Yarragon.

Brendan’s 20 + years of business development has seen him become a recourse to the Business community as well as Local Government. Brendan has been a strong advocate for Small Business and Regional issues. He has done this through the Media and via the following groups.

  • Victorian Small Business council- 4 years
  • Regional Business Council- 8 years
  • Trafalgar Chamber of Commerce- 20 years
  • Baw Baw Business Advisory Board- Inaugural Chairman
  • Baw Baw Independent Business Council- Founding Member
  • Committee for Gippsland advisory group on Coal Future

Community Involvement

Brendan Has been involved in many community and business groups over the years. Brendan’s love of cricket saw him serve on the local cricket committee for over 20 years predominantly in executive rolls and was awarded a life membership. Brendan also coached both the senior and junior sides and is a duel Premiership player. He is a dedicated Golfer with skills that don’t quite match his ambition but enjoys a hit with friends.

International Involvement

Brendan was invited to be a key note speaker by Australian Investment Cambodia (AIC) in 2017. Brendan has been back many times presenting the benefits of small business and the wonders of the Gippsland Region to 100s of people. Brendan has also made a lot of contacts that wish to invest in the Gippsland region.

He has established many contacts in this country as well as work in Vietnam. Brendan hosted several Business tours in Victoria, Queensland and South Australia with clients looking to invest and/or Migrate.

Family

Brendan is a strong believer in Family value and credits most of his success to the support and guidance he received from his parents.

Brendan has 2 Daughters that both work with him and between he and his wife they have 9 Grandchildren. Brendan looks forward to them growing up and joining him at BKs Franchising.