Marc Sparks is an American serial entrepreneur, businessman and venture capitalist. Presently, he resides in Dallas, Texas from where he maintains several portfolio firms. He attributes his success in the business to hard work, commitment, his faith in God as well as the positive attitude that he has maintained, especially during difficult times. Sparks immersed himself fully into the business world after attaining a high school diploma in 1975. He established a wide range of startup ventures.
According to his book on Amazon and GoodReads, Marc Sparks can be regarded as a self-made entrepreneur due to his successful endeavors across multiple sectors that include real estate, telecommunications and capital investments. Just like many other business people, he has had his fair share of failures, which made him humble and enabled him to emerge stronger from the challenges. Marc asserts that he does not have the fear factor. Among the ventures that Sparks manages presently or has managed at some point in his career include Timber Creek Capital, a private equity firm that offers assistance to entrepreneurs.
Its services include capital, equipment, office space, web development, legal & accounting, banking, customer service and sales and marketing. The other firms are GlobalTec Solutions that offers decision along with analysis products and Splash Media, a leading media marketing services provider that focuses on video production, SEM, SEO and programming services.
Sparks is also associated with Reliant Healthcare, Agency Matrix, Cobalt Real Estate Services, Blue Jay Wireless, Boxster LLC, Cardinal Telecom, Bonn Oir and Uncle Marc Food Delivery. The new offices offer a setting that is highly conducive for incubation of startups and it is optimized for collaboration – Mark Sparks – Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.
In discussing about the move, Sparks explained that the process of establishing a venture starts by creating a business model and having the resources that facilitate the success of such a venture. He also added that the design of Timber Creek Capital allows them to host three different firms in their facility and provide comprehensive incubation period.
He finds it extremely rewarding to give back to the community. Sparks has been engaged with the Samaritan Inn, an organization that provides shelters to the homeless. The firm has been operating since the late eighties to date. Additionally, he has constructed homes through his involvement with Habitat for Humanity. Learn more here: https://disqus.com/by/marcsparks/ and www.goodreads.com/author/show/9661324.Marc_Sparks
He supports the American Can! Academy. Sparks has also written a book titled, They Can’t Eat You, that underlines his path as a businessman in order to help aspiring entrepreneurs create their own paths to success. The book has motivated many to join the business world and has been a big seller because it expounds on his successes and failures.