Moment Masters Small Business Podcast Celebrates One Year

Moment Masters Small Business Podcast Celebrates One Year with Interviews of Top Speakers from Entrepreneurs Summit 2017

Shakira M. Brown a.k.a. The Small Biz Whisperer interviews leading business gurus on the Moment Masters Podcast

In episode 33 of the Moment Masters Show Small Business Podcast (, “Entrepreneurs Summit 2017 Leading Small Business Experts Wrap-Up Show,” top speakers from the 2017 Entrepreneurs Summit, hosted by Black Enterprise (BE) magazine in Houston, share their expertise. In this episode, the show’s host, award-winning PR and branding expert Shakira M. Brown a.k.a. The Small Biz Whisperer, who was invited to the event as a BE contributor and member of the press, discusses the knowledge to take businesses to the next level. This podcast episode streams free on iTunes, Google Play, Stitcher and Podbean and among others, where you can also subscribe to receive all the latest episodes.

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“It’s a very powerful thing to go to a conference of like-minded people,” said Brown. “I was able to capture some of the conversations I had with a few people who are really at the top of their game.”

Entrepreneurs Summit 2017 brought together celebrities and industry experts for a program packed with star power, enlightening panels, and multiple breakout sessions that empowered attendees with the tools and knowledge to take their businesses to the next level. Brown gathered the top speakers to share their insights, including:

Brandon Andrews, Senior Consultant with Value Partnerships who works on casting for Shark Tank and Steve Harvey’s Funderdome. Andrew shared tips on how to prepare to be on business competition shows.

Melinda Emerson a.k.a. The Small Biz Lady who shared the advice that “a good idea is still a good idea three weeks from now, you need to do some research if there is a market for your idea.”

Lisa Ascolese a.k.a. The Inventress who advised the importance of taking your invention to market and having “access to capital because, as you know, nothing is for free.”

Ramon Ray, entrepreneur, journalist and founder of Smart Hustle magazine. Ray stated that the one key component to personal branding that is good for any business is happiness. “Too many people do not exude happiness,” he said.

Listen to episode 33 of the Moment Masters Show for these conversations and a bonus interview with well-known celebrity entrepreneur and five-time Grammy award winning artist, Yolanda Adams. Subscribe to the podcast by clicking here:

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Moment Masters ( is a weekly podcast hosted by award-winning PR and marketing expert Shakira M. Brown, The Small Biz Whisperer. Covering topics from successful networking to email marketing, Moment Masters aims to help businesses and small business owners be there when their customers are ready to buy, in essence mastering the moment.

About Shakira M. Brown
Shakira M. Brown is an award-winning PR and marketing expert with over 20 years of experience leading communications strategies for various small and high growth corporations, public companies, celebrities, personalities and professional services firms. As a speaker, Shakira as “The Small Biz Whisperer” has addressed audiences of her peers in public relations around the country. Shakira is available for speaking engagements covering branding and marketing topics for small businesses.

Shakira is the CEO and Managing Principal of SMB Strategic Media, a boutique communications firm specializing in providing affordable public relations and marketing services for small and middle market businesses. The firm also provides branding, content development, media relations, online reputation management, website strategy and content development, social media management/strategy and video production services. To see Shakira’s full biography, please visit