Russell Sparkman is an award-winning, purpose-focused communications pioneer whose client list includes Toyota, Epson, Wyeth Pharmaceuticals, American Liver Foundation, Florida Department of Environmental Protection as well as many smaller nonprofits and small to medium businesses.
From promoting consumer brand products to promoting causes ranging from environmental protection to protecting women and girls against violence, Sparkman’s projects have always been purpose-focused. Recognition and awards for this work have come from the Society of Environmental Journalists, the Jackson Hole Wildlife Film Festival, the Webbys, W3Awards, Davey Awards as well as induction into the Computerworld Honors program (in partnership with the Smithsonian) for the use of information technology to address social issues.
Sparkman is a sought after speaker on the topic of applying purpose to digital marketing strategies and is a Keynote Speaker at Content Marketing World 2017, a gathering of over 3500 senior level marketers from small businesses to Fortune 500 companies.
Last year, Sparkman successfully led the effort at FusionSpark Media to become a Certified B Corp.