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VIP Member Directory

Here are some of the VIP members of
Small Business Networking for Busy People

Liz August

Liz is a Business & Tech Strategist and owner of Simplify, Simplify. She leads a virtual support team for entrepreneurs who hate figuring out all the technology and strategy it takes to have a successful online business. Start with strategy sessions for clarity and stay for a VA team, an OBM, and Premium Services like web design and email marketing.

 

Liz lives in Worcester, Massachusetts with her husband Peter, their 4 year old daughter, Blake, and their dog Porter. When she’s not being a tech goddess she’s running Netflix marathons while guzzling Diet Cokes. You can find Liz August of Simplify Simplify at www.simplifysimplify.me.

Jamie Chapman

Jamie Chapman, the owner of Chickbook Creative, is a Creative Consultant in business and life, supporting small to medium-sized female businesses owners. She brings 25 years of experience in systems, processes, accountability, leadership, and project management.

 

Jamie has a multifaceted approach to problem-solving with extensive knowledge in executive functioning, habit formation, and understanding the mind of an entrepreneur.  You can find Jamie Chapman of Chickbook Creative at https://chickbookcreative.com.

Jamie Chapman

Chickbook Creative

Debbie Brosnan

Debbie loves all things food and found her way from personal chef to virtual cooking class instructor as she and her business adapted with the need for virtual events. Debbie is a passionate self taught home cook who began her journey cooking along side her mother and grandmother as a young child. Her focus is on healthy food that tastes amazing using simple recipes so that those who take her classes will continue to make those dishes and others in their own kitchens. The Effortless Kitchen offers weekly classes, custom parties and corporate events and all are interactive and fun.

 

By popular demand, recorded classes are now being offered for those who can’t make the live classes and want to cook on their own time. Debbie is thrilled with the shift in her business as she can reach more people and share her gift with everyone. In 2022, Debbie has added on culinary travel as an offering for those who have the travel bug. You can find Debbie Brosnan at https://www.theeffortlesskitchen.com.

Debbie Brosnan

The Effortless Kitchen

Kathrine Bright

Kat’s passion is to work with busy women and moms who want to establish consistency with their fitness habits, get strong, feel great in their bodies, and improve their relationship with food. She specializes in prenatal, postpartum, and perimenopause fitness.

 

Kat does not specialize in one-size-fits-all routines. She customizes exercises and workouts to meet my clients where they are at. Kat prides herself in having a working relationship with her clients where she ensures a program design that will fit seamlessly into their busy and demanding lifestyles.  You can find Kathrine Bright of KatFit, LLC at www.kat.fit.

Kathrine Bright

KatFit, LLC

Laura Clark

Laura Clark is the Founder of The Wise Living Institute, Living Your Truth Sisterhood, and Living On Purpose Sistermind. She is a purpose & vision alchemist that helps solopreneurs to (re)discover their purpose, (re)align it with their passions, (re)Claim their Power to Live with greater joy and fulfillment. Laura is a sassy & spiritual mentor leading others to find their own compass. She is a champion of those developing working with their intuition and has guided clients to shatter self-imposed glass ceilings.

 

Laura is a lover of all things water (lakes, oceans, rivers), is a fur mom to 3 dogs, and is a defender of soul~led women on a mission to fulfill their destiny. You can find Laura Clark at www.wiselivinginstitute.com.

Missy Cohen

Missy Cohen, MPH, is a Certified Functional Medicine Health Coach who specializes in weight management, blood sugar control and pre- and post-menopausal issues. Missy is the creator of The Healthy Way, a 12 week program designed to help you lose the weight for good and ditch exhaustion forever.  Her program addresses you as an individual, supports you through group coaching calls, and provides you with the guidance and education of a functional medicine coach.

 

Missy is the owner of Just Breathe, a salt room and healing center, LLC that offerSsalt therapy, guided meditation, yoga, and spiritual and health related workshops.  You can find Missy Cohen at www.justbreatheasaltroom.com.

Brenda Crawshaw

Brenda Crawshaw is The SEO Maven™ and her jam is helping people get tons of FREE traffic to their content on their (WordPress) websites and social media using expertly placed high value keywords.

 

SEO is permanent, exponential and is the single most effective way to get the search engines to put your offers in the spotlight.  You can find Brenda Crawshaw at www.TheCrawshawGroup.com.

Brenda Crawshaw

The Crawshaw Group

Amy Flores-Young

Amy Flores-Young (Flo-Yo) is all about transformational travel and reclaiming the joy in travel. She specializes in realizing your dream retreat with more profit and less stress. Amy is a true partner in the planning process so coaches and leaders can deepen their client relationships.

 

Amy is a sought after expert in the world of travel planning and retreat business strategy, and she champions and rallies coaches and consultants to build the business and lifestyle of their dreams. You can Amy Flores-Young at www.floyotravel.com

Amy Flores-Young

T-Travels

Pam Formosa

Pam Formosa works with children who struggle with attention, learning and emotional/behavioral challenges. Pam’s background is in Occupational Therapy.

 

Pam is also a Wellness Partner with Amare Global, offering mental wellness solutions through holistic ways to improve gut/brain signaling.  You can find Pam Formosa at www.brainfitacademy.com.

Pam Formosa
Brain Fit Academy

Christina Frei

Christina Frei is a marketing consultant, author, and creator of the Generosity Practice mindset work and the Innate Marketing Genius tools and method. She helps brilliant, mission-based entrepreneurs look smart and get hired.

 

In between, she chases her dog around with a stuffed animal snake, meditates on a pink couch, and obsesses over the perfect cup of green tea, all in a seaside town north of Boston.  You can find Christina Frei at www.innatemarketinggenius.com.

Marcie Giannattasio

Marcie is a Video Producer with almost 3 decades of experience producing everything from website videos to corporate video campaigns, non-profit fundraising videos to testimonials, Social Media videos, a Children’s television show, a reality show, documentaries, Museum of Science exhibits, broadcast commercials and everything in between. She’s learned many tips and tricks over the years that have helped her navigate the ever-changing video landscape. In January 2007, Marcie established WeBo Media and Consulting to work with small to medium sized businesses and non-profits of any size.

 

Marcie helps elevate your brand and business through video. In addition to creating professional videos, Marcie consults on video strategy, holds workshops, edits videos she didn't shoot, and offers a Do it WITH You video service so everyone can use video in their marketing efforts. You can find Marcie Giannattasio at www.webo-media.com.

Marcie Giannattasio

We-Bo Media and Consulting

Shannon Giordano

Shannon Giordano will tell you she’s not a digital native but she loves social media when it's used for good: to connect us, to share authentically, and to build relationships. She is passionate about helping business owners and entrepreneurs build a strategy to authentically share their products and services online with the goal of getting the best return on investment from social media marketing.

 

What gets her out of bed in the morning, other than her 3-year-old chinook, Gracie, and the need to get her kids up for school, is helping business owners and entrepreneurs build the social media community they dream of.  You can find Shannon Giordano at www.serendipitysocialmedia.com.

Shannon Giordano

Serendipity Social Media

Krista Gordon

Krista Gordon, founder & educator for Tranquil Little One, is a certified Yoga teacher for children from 6 weeks old up to teenagers, a Reiki Practitioner & strategy partner for families looking to add movement and mindfulness into their everyday practice. As a mother of two children with Anxiety and Sensory Processing issues, she understands the need for having additional tools in your toolbox! She has made it her mission to empower children and their families to learn a variety of easy strategies to use at any time. By teaching specific yoga poses & flows, breathing techniques, mindfulness exercises, brain organization skills, and body/emotion check in’s, families learn valuable strategies while having fun!

 

Krista currently brings yoga to children in wellness studios and schools either in group classes or one on one sessions. Students and families regularly mention the positive impact that Krista's work has on their lives and she is grateful to have the opportunity to work with each and every one of them.  You can find Krista Gordon at www.tranquillittleone.com.

Krista Gordon

Tranquil Little One

Angela Hall

Angela Hall is the owner of Friar Tuck Home, an interior design and home staging firm working with clients throughout NH and MA, as well as virtually. She helps busy moms create beautiful, functional spaces in their homes that they love for years to come - without sacrificing your time and budget.

 

When not wearing her design hat, Angela loves spending time with her husband, 12-year-old son, and 10-year-old fur baby. You can find Angela Hall at www.friartuckhome.com.

Angela Hall

Friar Tuck Home

Judi Harrington

Judi Harrington, known as Judi 411, is the copywriter and content creator for the overlooked and misunderstood. Bring her your boring topics and she will breathe life into them and make people want to pay you money!

 

Realtors, financial professionals, and attorneys rely on Judi 411 to craft a message that educates and more importantly, CONVERTS clients to complex offerings. If you're struggling to show clients why your services matter TO THEM, ask Judi 411. She'll make sure they have the info they never knew they needed.  You can find Judi Harrington at www.judi411.com

Lesley Ingves

Lesley Ingves is a Business Optimization Strategist who works with entrepreneurs to simplify running their businesses through customized systems, time management structure and strategic planning.  She believes that each of us is a unique individual, who thinks and performs a little differently. It is important to understand how we naturally function and to set up systems that work with it. Lesley developed the Function-ality(™) Assessment to identify your innate tendencies. 

 

With over 30 years experience working in construction, Lesley has been intricately involved building projects valued over a billion dollars, including skyscrapers and city blocks. She knows a thing or two about project management.  You can find Lesley Ingves at www.clearpathway.com.

Lesley Ingves

Clear Pathway, LLC

Michelle Jacobik

With over three decades of experience, Michelle Jacobik helps highly motivated Entrepreneurs understand their unique potential so they can achieve their big goals in less time and with more ease.   She is an expert at helping them master their Vision, Mindset, Money and Business Growth. In addition to her education in insurance and finance, she transformed her own life as a 23 year old young woman, drowning in a sea of debt, to a Businesswoman who with her partner, bought the company they worked for, (at the age of 29) growing that client base from $600k to over $12 million in sales a year...

 

Today she transfers her experience and insights as a seasoned Entrepreneur and Mentor, sharing her powerful strategies and has built a successful coaching practice while traveling the country doing what she loves. 

 

Clients refer to Michelle as “an inspiring fierce leader”, “a compassionate professional with passion, drive, and seemingly infinite positivity”, and “an incredibly powerful coach with the skill to deliver what is most needed with precision...all fueled by a desire to see others WIN at this game of Entrepreneurship and in creating lives and businesses that fully serve them and their Vision ”. She also speaks across the country delivering messages of Financial Empowerment to her audiences, most recently as a TV Media Contributor on ABC, FOX, NBC, Pix11NYC and KTLA. She is also a contributing writer for Thrive Global and the author of the #1 Amazon National Best Seller: Prosperity After Divorce: Take Charge Of Your Finances & Create The Life You REALLY want with LifeStyle ReDesign Planning with a new book: The Path To Profits due out this year! 

Michelle Jacobik

Jacobik Enterprises

Jen Jones

Jen Jones is has been an entrepreneur for over 20 years, both as an owner of a boutique real estate agency and as a business coach consultant. She has successfully scaled businesses by building deep, meaningful relationships with her clients that inspire repeat business and referrals. She lives by the motto go deep not wide.

 

She is also an International Bestselling Author of Intropeneur: Strategies for building your business as an introverted entrepreneur, Speaker, Coach. You can find Jen Jones at www.connectandelevate.com

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Beth Knaus is a creative copywriter, author, co-host of Unmute Yourself The Podcast, and the owner of That's a Spade Copywriting Services. Beth writes content for entrepreneurs that honors their originality and nails their voice to the page so they can step out of the masses, into the spotlight, and attract the types of clients they're excited to serve.

Beth lives in Norwood, Ma. with her husband and chubby, spoiled feline. She has three adult children who are independent and amazing humans:) When she's not writing for entrepreneurs, she likes to write her own stuff, read, hang out In the city, travel, cook, eat, and laugh. A lot!

You can connect with Beth at www.thatsaspade.com

Kathleen Lawson

Kathleen Lawson is a Business Strategist who helps solo professionals and small business owners implement the vision they have for their business. She does this by guiding them through prioritizing goals, creating action plans, implementing processes & systems, and maintaining accountability to execution.

 

Kathleen runs accountability groups and also works 1:1 with clients. With an MBA from Babson College, corporate experience, 20 years working for herself, and raising five boys, Kathleen is uniquely positioned to help her clients get results.  You can find Kathleen Lawson at www.kathleen-lawson.com.

Kathleen Lawson

Kathleen Lawson Consulting

Rita Morris

Rita Morris is a Certified Life/Parent Coach LMHC Work with parents on a variety of child related topics. She has a particular speciality working with parents going through the process of a divorce. Rita has 20 years of experience.

 

You can find Rita Morris at www.aparentspath.com

Rita Morris

A Parents Path

Marcie Randall

As a mother of a medically complex child, photographer Marcie Randall knows how difficult it can be to get a great photo of someone who has trouble following instructions or making eye contact, works hard at sitting or standing independently, or who has multiple medical devices that might be a distraction. She also knows how disappointing it can be to have so few photos of that special person that really capture their spark.

The parent or caregiver can even be in the photo (for once!) and we can capture the special connection among all of you. With special needs photographer Marcie Randall, you’ll get those amazing shots that you may have thought would never happen. You can find Marcie Randall at https://sunscheinphotography.com.

Marcie Schein Randall

Sunschein Photography

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Francine Tirrell  is the owner of Forever Changed Coaching. She is Mindset Coach and Energy Healer that inspires professional women that are overwhelmed, overextended, and exhausted to figure out what is next. She helps them shift their focus from doing to being. In the process, she helps them to create the space, healing, and action to design and move into whatever they want next in their business and their life. She helps her clients realize that their worth is NOT tied to what they do, but who they are, and she helps them explore who that is.

 

She spent over 15 years as a corporate leader and business owner and uses her intuition, training, and experience to helps her clients release, fear, self-sabotage, and the illusion of control and live from a place of flow. She shows women how to get out of their own way and shine as their true authentic self to own their value, purpose, and fun. She teaches women ‘It is time to look at who you are being and not what you are doing.’ Francine believes that when you are willing to trust and surrender, it creates true and lasting joy, ease, and flow personally and professionally.  You can connect with Francine here: www.foreverchangedcoaching.com

Francine Tirrell

Forever Changed Coaching

Nancy Wright

Nancy is the owner of wrightpix photo gifts and loves to help you bring the outdoors inside with nature-inspired fine art photography prints and products. She and her daughter make images that guarantee to connect you to an experience, a memory, a story, a feeling, or a dream. Wow, right? Nature is powerful. Wrightpix photo gifts delivers statement pieces for your walls, your home, your office, and your gift giving. If you're tired of buying the same gifts for the same people, check out wrightpix photo gifts for nature lovers, bird lovers, cityscape lovers, and art lovers.

 

It’s like bringing the wonders of the outside world right into your home or office. Don't have wall space? Check out their coasters, ornaments, note cards, and smaller prints. All feature original photos and bottom line, promise to give you that happy, euphoric feeling you get when you connect with nature. You can find Nancy Wright at www.wrightpixphotogifts.com

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