Name: Zara Griswold
Business Name: Family Source Consultants
Contact #: (630) 956-4648
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How would you describe yourself?
A compassionate person who wants to help others.
When did you start your business?
8 and ½ years ago.
Why did you choose to start your particular business?
Because I am very passionate about Third Party Reproduction (Surrogacy and Egg Donation) as I had my children via Surrogacy and Egg Donation.
What keeps you motivated?
Knowing the joy that our work will bring to others when they have their families.
Tell us a little about your family.
I have boy/girl twins who are almost 12 years old, born via Surrogacy and Egg Donation.
How do you prioritize family and your business?
It’s a never ending struggle, I just try to do the best I can and try to keep everyone happy.
How do you relax?
I love a massage once in a while, and relaxing music while I’m working.
Where do you see yourself in 5 years?
With the agency thriving and continuing to juggle being a working mother.
Biggest life lesson learned?
What is meant to be will be.
What is your secret to success?
My passion for helping people have children, and bringing them that joy.
All Entrepreneurs encounter bad days. How do you handle yours?
Keeping things in perspective, and staying focused.
What was your sweetest success story?
Helping one of our Intended Parent couples to go on to have a son and a daughter after the loss of their twin sons born at 24 weeks.
If you received the same offer from each of the shark investors on Shark Tank, who would you choose and why?
Probably Robert, we just love him.
Are you a blogger?
What brought you to California Mom Bloggers?
Just always looking for ways to network!
How would you like our bloggers help you grow your business?
Just to spread the word, that Surrogacy is a wonderful thing to do to help others have a family. We are always looking for great Surrogates to match with our waiting Intended Parents, and we know there are gals out there who would consider this if they knew more about it.
Share your favorite quote or inspirational thought:
A journey of a thousand miles begins with a single step.
Do you send out a monthly newsletter? How can we get on your mailing list if we are interested in more information?
Yes we do, if you are interested in receiving our newsletter, please email Jessica Galera at our agency: Jessica@FamilySourceSurrogacy.com