Meet John

“A FIERCE ADVOCATE HELPING MAKE SMALL BUSINESS GREAT AGAIN!”

 

“I am strengthening connections within the entrepreneur community by making the small businesses relevant and empowered with knowledge”!

Meet John Frazier

Entrepreneur Advocate, Small Business Thought Leader, Media Host, Business Strategist & Consultant, Brand Ambassador, Growth Hacker, Author and Speaker who life’s devotion is to help our small business and entrepreneurial community.

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“I believe we were all born to succeed. You have an inner greatness that is just wanting to emerge. Look within yourself and decide that you are in charge of your destiny.

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30 Years of Entrepreneurship

His colorful professional career includes spending 14 years as the CEO of an investment banking firm specializing in small business lending with hundreds of small business clients throughout southeast Texas.  Elected as Vice-Chairman of the Americas of the Application Service Provider Industry Consortium by it’s members, the likes of Microsoft, Sun, Apple, and Oracle, in 2000 John devoted his time traveling worldwide, helping their members in Asia, Europe, and the Americas understand the strategies being used for a new concept called “application service provider” (ASP), which now translates into cloud computing. John led several startups over the years to include one as a public company. He is known in the entertainment industry as a multi-award winning director/producer, having worked with some of the biggest names in the industry, and named as one of the Top 100 Producers in America for 2002. But just like many entrepreneurs, his life of successes included an epic failure; but, that’s what kept him grounded, evolving & focused, realizing it all was necessary stepping stones to achieving his dreams.

In June 1992, John was given the SBA District Director’s Award for Development of (HELP) Harris County Entrepreneur Loan Program, used as a model for the U.S. Micro Loan Program.

While John attributes much of his entrepreneurial spirit and love for small businesses to being raised by an entrepreneurial mother, his deepest influences include a variety of incredible people with whom he has crossed paths in his life’s journey. This includes people like Tony Robbins, Gordon Bethune, Traver Kennedy-Gruen, David Drapela, Peter Drucker, Bob Hope, Willie Nelson, Don Dwyer, Deepak Chopra, Mickey Gilley, Michael Dell, and General Carl W. Stiner, just to name a few.

 

NBC News Talk Radio Show Became a Game Changer

John became commonly known as “America’s Entrepreneur Advocate”, coined by one of his talk show guest because of his relentless personal mission to help the entrepreneurial and small business community. His NBC News talk radio show, BizBuzz Florida, became a game changer and an immediate hit as a regional show for NBC News radio, hailed as “a mentoring program on steroids” for startups and growing small businesses. National news picked up on the show’s success with over 400 news agencies across the country reporting about the swell of listeners from John’s radio show.  See more on BizBuzz Florida Here.

2014 & 2015 Top 100 Small Business Influencer – North America

For two years in a row, Anita Campbell’s Small Business Trend’s SMB Influencer Awards honored John as one of the Top 100 Small Business Influencer Champions in North America for 2014 and 2015. The Awards are designed to recognize the unsung heroes of small businesses – those who support and encourage entrepreneurs and small business owners, and help them achieve success and stay successful.

A Supporter of Our U.S. Troops

August 2015, a recent trip to Fort Benning Georgia, Airborne School attending a 2nd Generation Ceremony.  John is a supporter of our troops and advocates that our veterans have access to capital & entrepreneurial opportunities for separating or retiring military members. To recognize the impact of veteran owned businesses on our nation’s economy, the President has declared November 3-7 the first ever National Veterans Small Business Week as they continue to serve our country by contributing to the local economy as business owners.

Frequent Guest for Blogs, Podcasts, TV and Radio Shows

John loves to frequent as a guest for blogs, podcasts, TV and radio shows sharing his insight on some of the hottest small business and entrepreneur topics. He is a social media thought leader ranked in the top 1% of social media influencers worldwide on the topics, #Entrepreneur, #Small Business, #Startups, and #Growthhacking.

Creating a Successful Consciousness

 John has studied meditation, metaphysics, self-awareness and the development of your higher conscience for many years as his own personal self-transformation tool.

Realizing most entrepreneurs continuously deal with stressful periods, fearing failure, and indecision in their business life, John began speaking to groups within organizations and on radio shows about the importance of a successful mindset. He would teach these groups how a successful mindset, belief in themselves and inner visualization is critical to manifesting their goals and dreams in harmony with the universe. This was not easy in some businesses where egos and control sometimes are a main driving force. This work eventually evolved into one of John’s successful topics as a public speaker, “How To Create a Successful Mindset and Win!”.

The World of Academia

John is a voracious daily reader and believer in continuous learning,  the constant expansion of skills and skill-sets through learning and increasing knowledge. He believes that as life changes the need to adapt both professionally and personally is as real as the changes themselves.

Another calling, John is passionate about is teaching and helping others to learn. Over the years John had been active in world of academia having  spent 7 years on the Board of Advisors and as an adjunct professor for South Plains College in Levelland, TX and as a researcher and educator at The Society for Effectual Action – Batten Institute at the Darden Graduate School of Business in Charlottesville, Virginia.

Thought Leader & Social Media Influencer

Ranked in the top 1% of the most influential entrepreneurs on social media by Kred and Klout, John has worked with some of the world’s biggest brands like, ADP, 3M, Office Depot and Staples assisting them to increase brand awareness and sales.

CEO & Founder of Fractional Stars

John’s is currently the CEO & founder of Fractional Stars, an on demand platform for super star business consultants who service small & mid-size businesses. Fractional Stars is a premium marketplace platform that makes it easy to discover, interact, and engage with, top tier executive level business consultants that are the right fit for your strategic business objectives.

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“John, thank you so much…….. would love to feature your voice on HuffPost”

Arianna Huffington

The Huffington Post

“John Frazier is an inspiration to entrepreneurs of all kinds. Through his passion for small businesses, he empowers others to dig deep within to find purpose in their work and positively impact communities around the nation.”

Nicole Zaagman

CEO/Founder, LUX CHIX, Grand Rapid, MI

“It was an absolute thrill to have john on the show, I love the passion he exudes as he advocates for the small business owner and the entrepreneur!”

Joe Quarucci

Radio Host, 1340 AM Talk Radio, Senior Partner, e3 Consultants, Austin, TX

“I was so honored to interview John Frazier on our “She Means Business” podcast. He was engaging and informative. His advice for female entrepreneurs was spot-on! To date, it’s been one of the most downloaded episodes.”

Felena Hanson

Founder, Hera Hub, San Diego, CA

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