About George Fritz
I ignite your passion for starting your business. You make it happen!
I help bring your inspirations to life through exploration, sound practices, proven techniques and downright invigorating encouragement. I’m no stranger to startups–having given birth to multiple successful businesses on and offline. With my help, you can realize your dreams of starting a business of your own. Let me share my experience with you, help you review your directions–and motivate you to launch your business ideas. You can do it, and I can show you how!
How Can I Help?
Need a bit of motivation to get started? Ready to start and need some guidance on what to do next? Or maybe you just an ear to bounce an idea or two off of. Give me a call!
I can give you the encouragement and have the experience to move you forward.
Additionally, with our Liberating Genius team we offer expanded services in motivation, employee development, and business development from our broad range of experienced leaders.
Let me help.
We help entrepreneurs get started!
Much of our background deals with new small businesses building solid futures.
Not just blogging about entrepreneurship, but successfully living it for 40 years.
Beginning fresh out of college in a small cabinet shop and being active in its management and growth to over 600 employees before it was acquired by a large national brand, and then followed by various successful retail developments based in a small Central Illinois town based well off the business grid. We’ve found many opportunities to nurture our entrepreneur spirit.
Skills acquired along the way include cost accounting, programing and systems design, manufacturing production planning and large physical plant management, personnel and team building, marketing and sales, and corporate structure built an early foundation. A career shift moving into retail involved every aspect of entrepreneurship beginning with the initial business plan, floor planning, building out and maintaining inventory, legal and accounting issues, customer and market development, employees and motivation.
Successful small business requires being adaptable, continually seeking additional customer and marketing opportunities. In addition to our initial custom furniture retail operation, we developed a receptive operator tour service to market our local attractions and provide reservations, visit planning and tour guide services. Along the way, being an early adapter of internet marketing for our own businesses, an additional web services and marketing business evolved including web design, hosting, fulfillment services, and print design. This aspect of our business life also guides our community marketing across the Midwest region for one of the top 5 visitor destinations in Illinois.