The secret to successful entrepreneurship is not influenced by the size of capital or the number of college degrees and diplomas, but a combination of determination, positive attitude, and a defined objective. This description explains Marc Sparks’ story. Marc, who is regarded by many as the epitome of entrepreneurship, made to the helm of business success despite his humble beginning as a high school graduate. Read more: Marc Sparks – Profile – Disqus and Marc Sparks (Author of They Can’t Eat You) – Goodreads
Marc Starks’s journey to successful entrepreneurship is an inspiration to upcoming young entrepreneurs who have incredible business ideas but don’t have starting capital. After his high school in 1975, Marc ventured into business; he created several start-up businesses that would later thrive into mega business establishments. He had a keen interest in real estate development, capital investments, and telecommunication industry.
Marc Sparks’ objective as a venture capitalist is to offer a financial boost to startup businesses. Such moves are always speculative, however, marc has never been wrong in his decisions to fund startup business; they have always posted impressive levels of success. He has been very instrumental in nurturing talent, offer invaluable guidance and financial solutions to upcoming entrepreneurship.
To share his success story and inspire others to embrace the spirit of successful entrepreneurship, he authored a book entitled “They Can’t Eat You”, he outlines his success story and the path he followed in achieving success. In this book, he asserts that it’s possible for anybody to become successful in business.
As a way of giving back to the society, Marc Sparks has been actively involved in numerous philanthropic activities. His backyard Texas and Dallas have been beneficiaries of excellent charity projects run by Marc. He has not only dedicated his money but also his time as well in volunteer activities. He has helped establish Samaritan Inn a homeless shelter in Texas and Habitat for Humanity. Also, he established American Can! Academy a group of schools and the Sparky’s Kids Foundation that help the disadvantaged children get an education.
His spirit of nurturing young upcoming and promising entrepreneurs has taken another dimension. He has come up with a program to empower social entrepreneurs. There are millions of great social business ideas which can make the world a better place. In a recent project to support social entrepreneurs, Marc and Lynne decided to form Sparks’ Tank. This program is meant to benefit young entrepreneurs with excellent business ideas that can attract investments and shape the world into a desirable place to live.
In the program, the contestants have to explain how they would use $5,000 in their quest to realize their business dreams.