Queensland Hotels Association

Queensland Hotels Association (QHA) is proud to partner with Australian Owner Manager, as they see great value and success in the business programs we offer. 

As the peak industry body for the hotel and hospitality industries, hotel accommodation providers, and the wider hotel and liquor industries in Queensland, QHA works hard to provide education and training opportunities for their members so they can continue to thrive.

Together we aim to help more QHA members who own and operate their own businesses to get the tools, applications and connections to build the business and life they want. 

Queensland Hotels Association
My advice to someone else thinking of doing the course is simple. Do it.
It's fantastic. You'll get a lot out of it and your business will be better for it.
Matt McGuire | McGuire Hotels
Matt McGuire | McGuire Hotels
QHA Member & OMP Alumni


Australian Owner Manager offers a range of programs designed specifically for owners of private businesses and their senior managers. Discover more about each program below. 

The Owner Manager Program is Australia’s leading program for owners of private businesses looking for personal and business growth.

The Small Business Owner Program is designed specifically to develop the personal, business, management, and operational capability of small business owners.

The OM Leadership Program is Australia’s only leadership program specifically designed for managers in privately-owned businesses.

OM Masterclasses and Short Courses will revolutionise how you understand critical business fundamentals. Topics include Finance, People & Culture, Marketing and more…

Partnership Benefits

As a valued partner, QHA members are entitled to reduced fees on programs offered by Australian Owner Manager. When registering for a program, be sure to indicate whether you are a QHA member for the member benefit rates to apply. 

A life-changing experience...

Adrian Connors, owns and operates several hospitality venues under the umbrella of NE Food in Mackay, QLD.

Before taking part in the Owner Manager Program (OMP), Adrian was at a cross roads with his business. Since taking the course, Adrian has gone from strength to strength. 

Take a moment to listen how the OMP changed his life…

“Never in my life have I described something as life changing, but this was life-changing for me.”.

It’s time to build the business and life YOU want

Now is the perfect time for business owners to step back, reflect, adapt, and build a better business in a changing world. The Owner Manager Program is designed to help you do just that.

The program will guide you to become the owner you want to be and continue to develop the business that you own. The clarity, confidence, and connections will change you and your business.

“Decades of experience has shown us that if we can challenge an owner to reflect, change, and improve, we arm them with greater clarity, confidence, skills, and connections to move their business forward. We take great care to connect a diverse group of business owners from a range of different industries that are looking to improve themselves and their business.”

In fact, all our programs are designed to assist owner managers to thrive, whether that be with OMP, or sending your leaders on OML, or attending  Finance for Owners and Managers so that you can build greater value within your business. 

Feel free to schedule a call with me to discuss which program would suit you and your situation best.

Rob Douglas | Executive Director

Rob Douglas | Australian Owner Manager

It's well worth it...

Matt McGuire is the owner and operator of McGuire Hotels, a family owned and operated business that has been running for over 110 years. He shares how completing the Owner Manager Program has helped his professional and personal development.

Take a moment to listen how the OMP impacted his life.

“Financially it may seem like a significant commitment to start but once you get involved in the course and you’ve completed it leaves you itching to do more, it’s well worth it.”