Shaping Narratives. Transforming Brands.

Company Profile

  • Headquarters: San Francisco, CA
  • Chief Executive: Alan Soucy
  • Year Founded: 1999
  • Primary Industry: Business Services
  • Locations: 3
  • Follow @sparkpr

At Spark, we help our clients navigate a complex marketing landscape. We create compelling strategic narratives, develop attention-grabbing content, and amplify through PR, social, and digital channels. All while measuring its effectiveness with market-leading analytics.

Who we have worked with:
Understanding the value of closely tying public relations, digital, and social programs to company-wide business objectives, Sparkpr shapes innovative strategies that help propel startups through the ever-changing ecosystems of technology and media. Among Sparkpr’s first success stories: Tellme (acquired by Microsoft), VA Linux (one of the most successful IPO’s in history) and The Barksdale Group (a venture capital fund started by former Netscape CEO, Jim Barksdale).Today, Sparkpr represents global technology companies as well as startups. We are proud to have helped a long list of companies achieve their business objectives through a wide range of communications programs and services, including Bing Travel, Electronic Arts, Visa, Verizon, The Economist, Trulia, Flickr, Mozilla.org, Nielsen, Nokia, NVIDIA, Skype and Yahoo!.

A bit about our culture:
We are entrepreneurial, creative and passionate about what we do. As an integrated digital and communications agency, we are 21st century creationists who design authentic narratives that transcend the noise and chaos of our world.

We cover 92%-100% of health, dental and vision. We have a 401K program, Flexible Spending Accounts, pre-tax commuter program, monthly cell phone subsidy, flexible work schedules and personalized career development and wellness funds. Not to mention dog-friendly offices, summer break Fridays and fully stocked office snacks/beverages. We also ensure that we are always offering competitive salaries with bonus opportunities.

Our practice group leaders have years of industry experience and have won awards to prove it. They embody our entrepreneurial spirit as they build practice groups and mentor account teams. Learn from them at monthly all-staff meetings, lunch and learn sessions, Spark-hosted tech salons, or just hang out at one of our regular happy hours.