Connecting the dots to Spark Growth:

We grow people, businesses and communities.

Why Clients Choose Spark Growth

With Spark Growth services, results matter. Can you afford to bring in another consulting group who leaves you a great to-do list, which like all the others never gets done? Your organization deserves more than just another great plan. We bring connections, resources and solutions to help you solve your toughest problems, then we guide implementation to ensure your success.

Spark Growth connects the dots by bringing together multi-disciplinary teams of professionals with global experience across a variety of industries in the public and private sectors. We assess and identify organizational needs, review market feasibility for optimized change agendas, develop action plans and provide step-by-step guidance to help you move through implementation.

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

Areas of Expertise

  • Innovation Districts/Smart Cities – Ask the important question, “How do we better serve our citizens?” Focusing on quality of life and work, they harness technology with answers as unique as each city.
  • Thought Leadership – In an information-rich world context is critical and insight is invaluable. Convening like-minded leaders across sectors to connect, share best practices and work together to change the world.
  • Business/Economic Development – Identifying opportunities for growth, fostering wealth creation by connecting together people, ideas and capital to create value in the marketplace.

Spark Growth Services

Strategic Development

  • Business Growth Strategy
  • Market Research
  • Business Process Re-engineering
  • Market Representation/Expansion
  • Access to Funding

Leadership and Guidance

  • Corporate Innovation Process
  • Agile Strategy Processes
  • Experience Design
  • Corporate Team Building
  • Eco-system Cultivation


  • Platform and Technology Evaluation and Scouting
  • Commercialization and Technology Transfer
  • Solutions Architecture – Analysis and Design