Why the Small Biz Whisperer

Shakira M. Brown is The Small Biz Whisperer. She is a sought after small business marketing, public relations, website and branding presenter in New Jersey (NJ) known for her “tell it like it is style” and giving 100 miles-an-hour presentations that will keep your audience engaged and taking notes the entire time. Shakira is not just talking about ideas from years past, she is actively working with small and medium-sized businesses, and entrepreneurial clients on a day-to-day basis, implementing the latest cutting edge concepts that work today. Shakira will give your audience concrete strategies that they can start implementing immediately!

Shakira works with small business owners who need practical solutions that can be implemented without multi-million dollar PR and advertising budgets or a huge staff of employees. Her public relations, small business and marketing focused website ranks on page one of Google for  those terms in New Jersey, showing her dedication to the small business owner! (Check yourself! enter "Public Relations Expert NJ" into Google now)

Shakira is the CEO and founder of SMB Strategic Media LLC, a public relations, marketing, branding and website consultancy  that creates cutting edge marketing strategies for small businesses. Shakira's primary responsibilities are speaking with small business owners and groups, conducting workshop trainings, helping with meeting facilitation and mediation and consulting with clients. With a Bachelor of Science in Journalism from Boston University and over 20 years of “in-the-trenches” journalism, broadcasting, public relations, branding, website strategy and marketing experience for celebrities, media brands and small/medium/ large-sized businesses, Shakira’s background prepared her for helping small business owners grow their market share and profitability with “real life” PR, website, branding, marketing ideas and lead generating tips.  


Speaker honorarium starts at $1,000* 

(*Northern New Jersey, prices vary for other areas)