Mark Sparks is an American serial entrepreneur, businessman and a venture capitalist who turns new ideas into a business. He is the founder and CEO of Timber Creek, LP. He resides in Dallas, Texas where he presently owns numerous companies. Sparks is also a philanthropist and an author. Marc Sparks has fortunately retained and managed an array of businesses. He has been involved in venture investing, business solutions and real estate. He massively engages in the telecommunication industry and has been involved with Blue Jay Wireless, Cardinal Telecom and Splash Media.
Timber Creek Capital, LP is an equity firm that has over 35 years of entrepreneurial experience in handling businesses from outset to maturity. The firm uses revenue-creating products and services to transform dreams of desirous entrepreneurs into reality. The company offers different requirements for upcoming start-ups such as equipment, office space, banking, networking, marketing and customer service expertise.
As a venture capitalist, Marc Sparks believes that for one to successfully sell their business idea, a meaningful presentation is vital. Beyond that, if someone wants to make a difference, they have to think about what they are putting into the presentation and what they expect out of the presentation. He feels that a few things should be incorporated to ensure maximum results. According to about.com, Sparks identifies these essential elements include telling a logical story with the data, keeping it simple, bringing out the whole team and finally making a point with every visual available. As an entrepreneur and a student of what it takes to succeed, he has identified a conducive, collaborative and quality to be less than 25% of the total elements needed to achieve. Marc Sparks finds that there prevails a particular flow within an office that is necessary to heighten collaboration and output. In Dallas, Marc Sparks is actively involved in philanthropic efforts.
Successful entrepreneur Marc Sparks has also worked with the Samaritan Inn, a homeless shelter that accommodates people in need and finds it very rewarding to give back to the community. He is a proponent of the American Can! Academy (a high school magnet program in Dallas) and has also constructed homes with Habitat for Humanity. Marc Sparks is at present writing a book titled “They Can’t Eat You – My Unorthodox Path To Outrageous Success“. The book indicates a path of success and his personal life. He is geared to influence others with his story where he began as a C student and finally became a successful entrepreneur.