About Smart Hustle Media

Smart Hustle Media produces events and content to inspire and educate business owners in how to start and grow their businesses!

We serve business owners who are focused on building profitable businesses that can provide for their families, their team members and their community.

If you're looking to obtain venture funding and be a "unicorn", we're not suited for you. If you're looking to eek along, we're not for you.

But if you're looking to build a thriving business that gives you FREEDOM to GROW, we're for you!

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Our Team





Ramon Ray, founded and editor. He is an entrepreneur who started four companies and sold two. He's an author of four books, an event producer and an in-demand keynote speaker. His latest book is "Celebrity CEO - How Entrepreneurs Can Thrive By Building Community and a Strong Personal Brand". You can read more about Ramon at www.ramonray.com

Jamie Frayer, Project manager and executive assistant

Liz Caruso, Community development; founder of Liz King Events


To inspire and educate business owners.

It's hard to start and grow a business. OUR mission is to help YOU succeed in business (and other areas of your life) through our events and content.

Core Values

Have fun and be honest.

If we can't have fun (and enjoy) what we're doing we don't want to do it. This doesn't mean that some things we do are not fun, like book keeping or taxes or analytics, but OVERALL we want to work with fun people and do fun things!