National Entrepreneur Center – Jerry Ross, speaking on Main Street Gardening for Global Entrepreneurship Week

3.0 Leaders Talk…Bright Spots in Education

Spark Growth – Stan Schultes, Friends of Global Entrepreneurship at U.S. State Department

Station 2 Innovation – cowork space

Spark Growth contributes to local entrepreneurship discussion at SB2

The United Nations launch of Women’s Entrepreneur Day, Sara Hand is introducing an award recipient.

Booker High School hosts a multi-generational introduction to Strategic Doing.

Station 2 Innovation organizes a Tampa Bay Regional Pow Wow. This group represents entrepreneur ecosystem leaders across the 8 county Tampa Bay Region.

Sara Hand visiting Tech Stars New York.

An introduction to Strategic Doing brings together community, education and business leaders at Tampa Bay WaVE.

Sara Hand, CEO of Spark Growth, speaks to the importance of collaboration at the 2015 Strategic Innovation Summit on the campus of Harvard University. Photo: Griffin Greenberg, NY Times

Startup Chicks visits Florida

3.0 Leaders is Access to Extraordinary Leaders and Innovators.

A selection of  Spark Growth Portfolio Projects


Cross Border Angels

Cross Border Angels

International Investment – a Division of Scaale

Scaale Group

Scaale Group

Stage 2 Companies – Global Expansion Services

3.0 Leaders Conference

Global Thought Leaders
February 22-23, 2017

Smart Cities

Communities of the Future

Station 2 Innovation

Cowork & Entrepreneur Education

Innovation Pavilion

Innovation Pavilion

Public Private Partnerships in Economic Development

DaVinci's Faire & BarCamp

Share. Learn. Grow.

Previous Projects

TEDx Team Member

Development partner 12-12-12, 11/12 GEW Salon, 7/2013 Sarasota/Manatee Salon

Manatee Millennial Movement

Millennial Engagement Sponsor

The Florida Tour

Highlighting events across Florida for Global Entrepreneurship Week . 

Gulf Coast Venture Forum

Angel Investor Network

Global Entrepreneurship Week

Main Street Gardening with National Entrepreneur Center

Grade Level Reading

By third grade, the No. 1 Predictor of Success