Franne McNeal, MBA

Significant Business Results Coach, Small Business Influencer, African-American Female Keynote Speaker, Radio Show Host


Hear what some of my clients and colleagues have to say about me after working together on various projects throughout my career.

Franne's bio

When small businesses struggle to reach $5M in annual revenues, without losing their best clients, employees, vendors and sanity -> I solve their problem. I help entrepreneurs focus their energy for action, so they achieve significant business results.

Franne McNeal, MBA, Significant Business Results Coach, helps business leaders convert market opportunities into significant business results: increased sales, improved cash flow, reduced expenses and greater profitability. Clients choose Franne when they want improvements in plans, people, process, performance and profits.

Franne McNeal was named a 2014 Small Business Influencers by Small Business Trends and a 2014 Power Women by Main Line Today.

"As a business coach, Franne is brilliant. She has a way of pushing you to strive for your best without actually pushing you. She is able to expertly foster growth, new ways of thinking, and new strategies for your business just by asking the perfectly timed questions".

As a breast cancer survivor and stroke survivor, Franne's keynotes motivate entrepreneurs who are "infected with frustration" and "paralyzed by fear", to "focus their energy for action and achieve significant business results".

Franne is affiliated with premiere entrepreneurial programs: Goldman Sachs 10,000 Small Business Initiatives, Tory Burch Foundation Women's Business Initiatives, Tow-Knight Center for Entrepreneurial Journalism, and Kauffman FastTrac.

Franne McNeal has extensive corporate experience in financial services, manufacturing, sales and training. She has worked at PNC Financial Services, Strategic Computer Assistance Inc., Mellon Bank, FMC, and SmithKline Beecham.

Franne McNeal's book, "Significant! From Frustrated to FranneTastic; Inspirational Stories for the Entrepreneurial Woman", is in French & Spanish.

Franne McNeal earned a BA degree from Princeton University and a MBA from Eastern University.

Specialties: Entrepreneurs, Executive Coach, Leadership, Strategy, Keynote Speaker


Explore my professional history and get to know the companies I worked at and the roles and responsibilities I've been assigned.


See where I spent time studying and gained early knowledge to prepare for my professional life.

Eastern University


2006 - 2007 Perseverance Award from the FMBA Class #127

Princeton University

American History

1978 - 1982 None

The Baldwin School


1973 - 1978 None

Kaufmann Foundation - FastTrac Series


Current Business Coach, Faciliator. - FastTrac New Venture - FastTrac Growth Venture - FastTrac Tech Venture - Listening to Your Business - Fast Trac Planning - First Steps


A concise list of some of the most valuable professional skills I possess. My tricks of the trade and what I can bring to the table.

Executive Coaching

Strategic Planning


Business Planning


Strategy Development

Leadership Development



Organizational Development

Management Consulting

Team Building

Strategic Partnerships

Public Speaking

Change Management

Business Strategy

Small Business

Organizational Change

Marketing Strategy

Performance Management

Competitive Analysis

New Business Development


Strategic Thinking

Business Management

Organizational Leadership



Business Development

Business Analysis





Organizational Effectiveness


Team Leadership

Program Management

Business Process Improvement

Process Improvement

Product Development



Project Planning

Career Development

Human Resources

Employee Training

Workshop Facilitation




Get in touch with me if you would like to do business together, share an idea or just say hello.

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