Ramon Ray, small business expert

Unapologetically not boring.

Ramon inspires with high energy.

Ramon (Ruh-moan) is an in-demand expert on small business success and founder of Smart Hustle.com. He's a leading connector between large brands who want to reach small business owners.  Ramon is a keynote speaker and high-energy event host who takes events from "good" to great, from boring to exciting.

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Ramon (Ruh-moan) Ray is a leading expert on small business success. He inspires and educates thousands of business owners a year through his articles, podcasts, and in-demand media interviews.

Ramon is the founder of SmartHustle.com a contributor to Entrepreneur.com and a host of the podcast, Breakfast with Champions; and live show #RiseandGrind with Glenn Lundy.
He is a successful entrepreneur, in-demand, motivational speaker and event host.
Ramon has started four companies and sold two of them.
Ramon's authored five books, including "Celebrity CEO". Audiences around the world are inspired by his high energy and ability to connect and care.

FUN Facts about Ramon (Ruh-moan)...

  • Invited to the White House

  • Testified to the US Congress

  • Shared the stage with celebrity business thought leaders such as Seth Godin, Simon Sinek, Gary Vaynerchuk.

  • Founder, SmartHustle.comS

  • Fired from the United Nations

  • Interviewed the President of the United States

  • Graduate of the FBI Citizens Academy

  • Piano player

  • Interviewed all five Shark Tank Sharks

"...Ramon's so easy to work with..."

"He's our most requested speaker!"

"Our attendees are always inspired and energized
after Ramon's talks!"

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Celebrity CEO is the recipe business owners need to build their brand, nurture their fans and get customers to buy from them again and again and again.

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