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Founder of Cloudworx and Investmint, CFO at Back A Buddy, Gareth Price to Lead Exclusive Finance Workshops in Collaboration with The Local Edit

In an exciting collaboration with The Local Edit, a series of Finance Workshops led by the accomplished Gareth Price will officially launch on 2 February at Workshop17 in Paarl. As the Founder of Cloudworx and Investmint, as well as the CFO at Back A Buddy, Gareth brings over a decade of invaluable experience and insights from his entrepreneurial journey.

The Local Edit, an e-commerce platform championing local brands and small businesses, is partnering with Gareth Price to empower business owners and entrepreneurs with essential financial knowledge for success in today's dynamic market. Discover a unique perspective as Gareth Price, a finance expert, 5-time Ironman finisher, and 10-time Ironman 70.3 finisher, shares insights from the finance world and his extraordinary athletic journey. Drawing parallels between Ironman races and entrepreneurship, Gareth emphasizes, "A successful Ironman isn’t about who starts the fastest - but about who slows down the least over the day. And business is the same."

Event Details and How to Book Your Tickets:

The workshops will span over 3 months, starting on February 2nd, followed by sessions on March 15th and April 19th - all starting at 9 am - 11 am (arrival from 08:30 AM). At R100 per ticket, including a coffee and a wrap, guests are encouraged to book their spots in advance, with convenient payment options available at checkout.

All workshops will be hosted at the charming Tabakhuis within Workshop17 in Paarl, offering an intimate setting with a seating capacity of 45 guests.

Workshop Topics:

Tips for getting the most out of your relationship with your accountant:

Introduction to Gareth Price and why he draws parallels between Entrepreneurship and Ironman.

What to expect from your accountant

Insights into being a great client for optimal collaboration.

How to read your financial reports:

- Interpretation of various numbers in your financial reports.

- Asking the right questions

- Identifying the right and wrong answers

Your accounting tech stack:

- Guidance on essential tools for running your online retail business effectively.

To book your spot for the below dates, visit

2 February

15 March

19 April

Don't miss this chance to gain practical insights, ask questions, and network with fellow entrepreneurs. Gareth's lessons learned the hard way can be your shortcut to success. Secure your spot now for an enriching morning of learning and networking. Limited seats are available.

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