We kick off a new series -- the Smart Hustle Report with Ramon Ray --with the incredible story of Rand Leeb-du Toit.
Ramon Ray is an entrepreneur (started four companies), best-selling author, and global speaker.
Ramon is Editor & Founder of Smart Hustle Magazine, his third book is Amazon.com best seller “Facebook Guide to Small Business Marketing”.
Ramon has been invited as an expert witness to Congress, invited by the Office of the President of the United States to speak at the White House and produced many events including the “Smart Hustle Small Business Conference”, “Small Business Summit”, “Small Business Technology Tour”, “Small Biz Big Things” and more.
Get to know Ramon better at http://www.ramonray.com
Ramon has shared the stage with Seth Godin, Daymond John, Guy Kawasaki,
Simon Sinek, Gary Vaynerchuk, and other celebrity entrepreneurs.
He’s interviewed President Obama in the President’s first live Google Hangout and interviewed many of the sharks on Shark Tank.
Although Ramon has interviewed and shared the stage with many celebrity entrepreneurs, his passion and biggest professional accomplishment is interviewing “Main Street” small business owners and entrepreneurs and sharing their stories.
Ramon is not just an ivory tower geek, but as a former technology consultant, he has hands-on experience in a variety of technologies including social media, mobile computing, computer networks, online software and more.
Ramon’s expertise is technology, marketing, sales, business startup and his favorite is personal branding.
Over his extensive career, Ramon has written thousands of articles, spoken to thousands of business owners and impacted hundreds of thousands of small business owners and entrepreneurs to help their businesses thrive.
Katie Manley, Rhiona Sullivan and Courtney Sneed of Pepperjam chat with Ramon Ray about the role of influencer marketing in ecommerce.Oct 31, 2017 377 Shares
Shane Barker warns that if the audience of the influencer you've selected for a campaign is not your target audience, you're going to miss the mark.Oct 30, 2017 789 Shares
Joe Gagliese of Viral Nation stops with Ramon Ray to discuss the value of brands building relationships with their influencers.Oct 29, 2017 349 Shares
Philip Kozyrev talks with Ramon Ray about the importance of making sure an influencer's followers are human and not fakes or bots.Oct 26, 2017 271 Shares
Ramon Ray chats with Atul Singh of The Shelf about the importance of data in influencer marketing at Influencer Marketing Days.Oct 25, 2017 255 Shares
Jill Lublin met up with Ramon Ray at the recent Influencer Marketing Days to discuss the importance of authenticity in influencer marketing.Oct 24, 2017 231 Shares
Rachel Honoway talks with Ramon Ray about the importance of disclosure in influencer marketing and how it's not just the right thing to do, it's required.Oct 18, 2017 307 Shares
How do you know if your influencers are having an impact? Ramon Ray catches up with AM Navigator's Geno Prussakov to discuss measuring influencer marketing.Oct 17, 2017 345 Shares
Small Business Trends reporter Ramon Ray found Gen.video's Frank Morelli at Influencer Marketing Days to discuss the power of ecommerce testimonial videos.Oct 16, 2017 316 Shares
You know what being an entrepreneur is, but maybe those around you don’t. Here are a few points that you can share when they ask, "What is an entrepreneur?"Feb 13, 2017 607 Shares
Being an entrepreneur is not for the faint of heart. Here are four truths about starting a business that you should know before you commit yourself.Jan 15, 2017 1.2k Shares