Advisory Board Member Profile 2018
Shirley George Frazier
Sweet Survival LLC
Areas of Expertise
Professional speaking, author, small business and marketing mentoring, gourmet design packaging, gift basket industry
Shirley George Frazier is recognized as a worldwide authority on small business success.
In business since 1990, Shirley is president and director of Sweet Survival LLC, a consulting firm assisting aspiring entrepreneurs to turn their creative passion into profitable businesses.
Shirley’s best-selling books include How to Start a Home-Based Gift Basket Business, The Gift Basket Design Book, and Marketing Strategies for the Home-Based Business.
As a professional speaker, Shirley travels extensively to deliver keynote presentations and seminars at conferences, provide gift and marketing demonstrations at trade shows, and conduct hands-on workshops at private events. She also dispenses small business advice on CNBC, New York’s Fox Channel 5, Food Network, and Live Well Network.
Shirley’s articles and quotes are found in CNN Money, Entrepreneur, New York Newsday, The Record, Black Enterprise, Costco Connection, Gifts & Decorative Accessories, Gift Shop Magazine, Florists’ Review, Gourmet News, Spare Time Magazine, and Opportunities Magazine.
When not on stage or working with clients such as Macy’s, Barnes & Noble, and Total Wine, Shirley helps creative people reach their goals through articles, videos, and podcasts available on her website, ShirleySpeaks.com.