2 Bryant St., San Francisco, CA 94105
415/962-8200; fax: 415/276-6364
Public relations, communications, technology, social media, narrative, data analysis, strategic insights, product launches, media relations, press relations, startup launches, branding, and creative services.
Employees: 50. Founded: 1999.
Agency Statement: From startups to Fortune 1,000 members, Spark specializes in helping technology-focused and innovation-minded companies transform their brands by bringing powerful narratives to life through public relations and integrated marketing programs.
The agency’s full suite of services includes content and social development, programmatic distribution and other forms of paid media, and data-driven insights to inform strategic planning and measure go to market plans. Spark also provides comprehensive strategic communications & marketing services for blockchain and cryptocurrency leaders through its Sparkchain division. From guiding successful token sales to growing companies post-ICO, Spark has emerged as the preferred partner for these highly specialized services across the globe.
Spark’s clients are some of the world’s most innovative startups and industry leaders, including: eBay, Electronic Arts, Flickr, Mozilla.org, Nokia, NVIDIA, Skype, The Economist, Trulia, Verizon, Visa, Walmart Labs, and Yahoo!. Many of Spark’s startup clients successfully exit through acquisitions or go public through IPO.
As an award-winning agency, Spark was honored as the Public Relations Agency of the Year by PR World in 2017. Spark’s work has been recognized through the Grand Prize for Best Media Relations Campaign of the Year by Bulldog Reporter in 2017. Previous awards include Bulldog Reporter’s Awards for Best New Product Launch and Best General Business Campaign as well as SABRE Awards for Software and Services.
Alan Soucy, CEO; Donna Burke, co-founder & mng. partner