Meet Shelley

President & Chief Navigator at Springboard Ventures, Inc.


Shelley Roth is an entrepreneur, social media trainer, speaker, consultant and author helping organizations and teams improve marketing effectiveness, sales results and growth. Springboard’s methodologies and services are based on over 25 years of successful business development, sales and educational leadership working with individuals, small businesses and Fortune 500 corporations. Shelley’s ability to inspire and empower students, partners, affiliates and clients is recognized by all those that she works with.

With Shelley’s 4th published book, “Don’t Call Me Ma’am,” Shelley gets personal and shares the story of growing up as a transgender person with organizations and business leaders who are seeking more knowledge, compassion and understanding.

“I would highly recommend Springboard to anyone looking to grow their social media presence and engage their client base. Shelley added insight and valuable knowledge in each session!” –Oscar H. Real Estate Executive
“The Social Media summit met and exceeded my expectations for a Social Media training class. Even though I very actively use social media for my business, this summit demonstrated how to use these tools more effectively.” –Sandy L. President, Strategic Marketing Company
“I give Shelley Roth’s Social Media Summit 5 stars! I have taken other social media trainings before…In my opinion Shelley’s stands out from the rest because it’s specific, relevant and chock full of useful and usable ideas, strategies and resources. I will work with Shelley again and tell all my colleagues and friends to run don’t walk to a Shelley Roth seminar near them!” –Kym K. Media Expert
“Springboard’s social media class was an outstanding experience. I now understand the benefits of social media and what it can do for your business. I highly recommend these classes for anyone new to social media and even to those who are currently engaged.” –Jeff S. Business Owner, Pet Care
“I truly enjoyed your talk. Everything I learned I can take back and use in my business. I truly feel better in putting social media in my marketing plan. Thanks for your time, it was a great session.” –Jason J. Insurance Business Owner
“Shelley is exceptionally well versed in the use and application of social media for business. Shelley is personable, engaging and easy to talk to. You will realize more than you expected or even knew was possible.” –Henderson H. Massage Specialist, Business Owner
“Shelley, you did a great job opening my eyes on the benefits of LinkedIn. Please include me on the invite for Facebook for Business.” —Business Radio host
“Great Job! I really like the way you communicate and make it so easy to understand.” –Corporate Lawyer
“Outstanding workshop on LinkedIn. My questions were all answered.” –Business Consultant
“Great Class, very, very informative. Opened my eyes to fact that we need to manage our companies’ online reputation.” –Business owner
“Very good Facebook class. Learned a lot. Would like a targeted class for Facebook Fan pages.” –PR firm
“Perfect Appetizer that makes me want more!” -Marketing Firm
“The talk was good, engaging, current and relevant. Thanks!” –Marketing & SEO firm
“We are in the planning stages of our business and this information was extremely valuable and let me know what to do to get started.” –Hospitality Industry
“Would like Springboard to bring this class to our company and help with strategy. You really excelled at making this easy to understand.” –Funeral Home Owner
“Even though I am active on LinkedIn, I’ve been missing a number of “How’s” and you helped fill them in.” –PR Firm
“Very motivational and high energy with our team. They learned a lot while you spoke on a broad topic, social media. We will have you back for our next annual event.” –Travel Agency Annual Meeting
“Awesome Shelley, great course. We will bring this to our sales team.” -PR Firm

Tipster Video of the Week


If you’ve ever struggled to keep up with the pace of changes on Facebook, LinkedIn, and other social networks, Shelley’s Tipster Video of the Week has the simple, practical advice you need. The world of social media is always changing, so check back often!