Meet the Hosts

Brian and Shavonnah met in 2019 in Houston, TX through the University of Houston Small Business Development Center, where they are both instructors in sales and marketing. This pair bonded over their passion for sharing their personal lessons learned as small business owners with others.

Co-Hosts Shavonnah Roberts Schreiber and Brian Gendron

We hope we can impact your business success!

Brian Gendron

President & CEO, NocserV IT Department in the Cloud

Brian is an award-winning business and community leader fueled by his obsession with making a lasting positive impact on as many lives as possible. As a serial entrepreneur, Brian is the founder and CEO of NocserV, Execs in Tech, and BISB Media.

Brian launched and serves as the CEO of NocserV, a boutique IT consulting company in 2016. In 2017 he founded BISB Media network by creating the Big Ideas Small Business Podcast. He has hosted and produced over 24 hours of interviews with business leaders. Brian founded the Execs in Tech network in 2018, the next generation professional association for IT leaders.

Brian is a passionate educator. He is an instructor at the University of Houston SBDC where he teaches classes on sales, marketing, and media. Brian is a mentor for the top ranked University of Houston Wolff Center for Entrepreneurship program at the C.T. Bauer College of Business. Brian an active leader in Toastmasters serving as president of two clubs and formerly as an Area Director for District 56. Brian is a guest contributor to the Houston Business Journal.

Brian is active in several non-profit organizations focused on children. He serves as president of the Casa de Esperanza YP Board and as a member of their Advisory Board. Brian servers as a Kiwanis Club of Houston Foundation board member. He served as a Playworks Texas board member from 2016-2018 and as co-chair of their 2018 Get in the Game Gala fundraiser.

Brian is married to Dr. Alayna Pagnani-Gendron since 2013, and they have two sons Thomas and Joseph. They are Parishioners at Saint Anne’s Catholic Church.

Awards and Recognition:

Houston Business Journal 40 Under 40 Class of 2018
Casa De Esperanza 2019 Young Professional Volunteer of the year
Kiwanis Club of Houston 2019 Alan Kannis Volunteerism Award
Toastmasters Competent Communicator, Level 5 Effective Coach, Level 3 Dynamic Leadership
Kiwanis Club of Houston Presidential Recognition for Information Technology Leadership (2018)

Shavonnah Roberts Schreiber

Managing Director, SNR Creative

Shavonnah Roberts Schreiber is a speaker and marketing expert with 20 years of experience developing and executing holistic marketing, business development and communications plans for companies – ranging from boutique to global Fortune 500. She has led global teams that have created and executed global marketing programs and campaigns in the Americas, Europe and Asia Pacific – with a proven track record for success.

Shavonnah is the founder and Managing Director of SNR Creative, a boutique marketing and communication firm. In addition to providing marketing and communication services to companies in industries such as aviation, energy, technology and heavy manufacturing, SNR Creative also has two non-traditional practice areas – SNR Sports Management, which provides marketing services to athletes and athletic clubs and SNR Publishing, which provides marketing services for book authors. Whether working with construction engineers, athletes or authors, Shavonnah and her team have a singular focus – helping their clients effectively brand, market, and position themselves, their services and/or companies to achieve greater success.

Shavonnah has served at the board level in several non-profit organizations and is passionate about community engagement and advocacy. She is currently serving with the Hermann Park Conservancy, Houston Clean City Commission, UT Health IMM and SEARCH Homelessness. Because of her extensive engagement in the Houston community, Shavonnah was hand-selected to be featured in the Greater Houston Partnership’s national “Houston: The City with No Limits” campaign designed to promote the limitless opportunities available to those who choose to make Houston their home. As a result, she has been the featured talent for national radio, print and video advertisements on behalf of the Greater Houston Partnership.

Shavonnah is a native Houstonian. She graduated of the University of Arizona with a B.A. in Communications and with a minor in Journalism and received an MBA from the University of St. Thomas-Houston. Shavonnah is a member of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc. She is also a graduate of Leadership Houston Class XXX. Shavonnah is an American Marketing Association (AMA) member and has achieved the Professional Certified Marketer distinction through that organization. She also a skilled public speaker and has achieved the Advanced Communicator Bronze and Advanced Leadership Bronze distinctions from Toastmasters International.

Shavonnah is married to Joseph and the couple has three dogs that keep them thoroughly entertained- Teague (Bullmastiff), Wiley (Carolina swamp dog) and Cornell Klaus Pierre (French bulldog). She is also a fitness enthusiast and a certified in personal trainer.

Like us to Speak at Your Event?

Brian and Shavonnah enjoy doing guest appearances at events all over the country. Let us know if you would like us to be a part of your next event!