“Jojo Fraser is someone who doesn’t live by the boundaries of keeping a stiff upper lip”
‘Passionate and determined to share her knowledge’
‘An expert at helping you find your mojo’
“Refreshingly honest and heartwarmingly funny”
‘Jojo is amazing, you will laugh and you will cry’
Arlene Forth Radio
Jojo Fraser is an award-winning author, podcaster, presenter and keynote speaker, dubbed as ‘the Queen of positivity and a kindness advocate. She is a Tedx speaker and you can often hear her on BBC radio talking about our mental fitness, which she has been researching for the past 7 years. She is a level 3 qualified mental health first aider and has trained in mindfulness, wim hof breathing, cold water therapy and energy healing. Jojo is known for normalising discussions around our mental health, making it accessible and relatable to all. She is often collaborating with industry experts and her first book, full of toolkits, has been used by many mental health professionals. Jojo is part of the Speaker Buzz team. She has quickly grown a reputation for having a huge impact even on the most sceptical of people.
Her interviewing style is relaxed and fun. Check out an example below as Jojo talks with The Batch Lady about mindfulness.
Jojo has a background in acting and an MA in Business and Marketing. She spent 10 years working in PR, Marketing and Sales as an Account Manager for both agency and luxury hotels, whilst appearing on various stages as she kept up her love of performing. After a career break travelling around the world, she started blogging again and doing some freelance writing and PR work. Her love of drama and acting has been demonstrated with her entertaining vlogs across social media.
In 2014, her Dad was hospitalised with severe depression. This prompted Jojo to begin her research and to smash the stigma around mental health. In 2016 she ran her first marathon and was the ambassador and official starter for The Edinburgh Marathon Festival. She worked in collaboration with The Mental Health Foundation and raised over £7000 for the charity. She also worked as an ambassador for David Lloyd.
In June 2018, she launched her podcast which was sponsored by Wagamama – Jojo Fraser, Time for a Mojo Injection, which now has regular followers across the globe, with a strong following in Scotland.
Jojo is a published author with her debut book ‘Mummy Jojo Uncut, Time for a Mojo Injection. She has been awarded a “WOMAN OF INSPIRATION AWARD” in the 2019 honour list by the Association of Scottish business women.
Jojo gives motivational talks to corporate organisations, schools and at industry events such as the Edinburgh Wellbeing Festival, Wellness talks at Dalkeith Country Park and Fringe by the Sea.
She is married with a daughter and a son and lives in Scotland.
To follow a snapshop of what Jojo is up to, you can follow her daily stories and posts on Instagram.