Since he graduated from an Austin, Texas high school in 1975, Marc Sparks has become quite the successful entrepreneur (http://thebrotalk.com/bro-recommendations/dallas-entrepreneur-marc-sparks-spills-must-visit-list-wineries-dfw/). Marc has since been involved in many startups, some of which have been very successful, and some that have not been very successful. However, Marc has learned from not only successes, but also his loses. With thirty-four years of experience in entrepreneurialism Marc has finally decided to put his experiences down on paper. Motivated by his colleagues, Marc has written a book called They Can’t Eat You. It is full of wisdom to help other entrepreneurs to learn not only form his mistakes, but also form his successes and to never give up on their dreams.
Marc Sparks believes that God gives us challenges that can turn into success to help keep us humble. Even though Marc is a high-school graduate who mostly earned C+ grades, he has sold and built self-made products and companies worth hundreds of millions of dollars. It helps that he was born with a keen sense of instinct.
Marc has a passion for building companies and his portfolio is quite impressive including successful private equity firms such as Timber Creek Capital.Learn more : http://timbercreekcapital.com/
Marc is a strong believer in faith, focus, passion, tenacity, monetization, and a sense of urgency to get things done. He relies on these qualities and believes it is important to treat people the way that you want to be treated.
Marc has a real passion for helping others and has been involved with The Samaritan Inn, a homeless shelter in Texas, since the eighties. The shelter is helping people to get counseling, financial education, jobs, family services, and get health care. Marc has also been involved in many other organizations such as Habitat for Humanity and the American Can! Academy. He has also founded Sparkey’s Kids which is a foundation that has given new computers to at-risk kids in order to break the cycle of poverty.Learn more : http://sparktankdfw.com/
Marc Sparks is very humble despite all of his success and finds that he gets most of his inspiration form his travels around the world. Marc has travelled around the world in just twenty-three days and has travelled to exotic locations such as Tibet, Easter Island, Morocco, Xi’an, and the Serengeti. Marc enjoys the outdoors and is considered a health enthusiast. He enjoys fishing, biking, golf, and hunting and is competitive in business as well as in sports.