Sharon Schweitzer, J.D.
Cultural Business Expert & Author, Access to Culture
Sharon Schweitzer is an internationally recognized cross-cultural business expert, corporate trainer, speaker and the founder of Access to Culture. She is an award-winning entrepreneur and the author of the Amazon #1 best-selling book in International Business, Access to Asia (3rd printing), named to Kirkus Reviews’ Best Books of 2015.
Sharon has worked with brands such as CBS, GLG, Hilton, JPMorgan, KPMG, and Lexus as well as professional athletes to provide practical techniques for improving business communication and increasing revenue.
Sharon has received the prestigious recognition of being named the winner of the British Airways International Trade, Investment & Expansion Award (small business category) at the 2016 Greater Austin Business Awards. She was the 2009 honoree in the City of Austin program Celebrating the Entrepreneurial Spirit of Austin Women. She serves on the 2018 Austin Chamber of Commerce Executive Committee.
Sharon is a media resource for BBC World News and NPR. She has been quoted in Investor’s Business Daily, Wall Street Journal, The New York Times and numerous other media outlets. Sharon has appeared on CBS, NBC, ABC, FOX, and BBC News as an expert in the field of cross-cultural business and global etiquette. Sharon serves as a Chinese Ceremonial Dining Etiquette Specialist in the documentary series Confucius was a Foodie on Nat Geo People.