Co-Founder and Principal, SPARK Solutions for Growth
Growth strategist, marketing expert, vagipreneur and public speaker, Rachel Braun Scherl is a trusted authority on innovation and topline growth. In her successful 20+ year career, Rachel has grown leading brands and businesses, focusing on insights, repositioning, market dominance, and development of strong customer bases for female health start-ups. As Co-owner and Principal of SPARK Solutions for Growth, Rachel counsels a global client base including Johnson & Johnson, Allergan, Pfizer, Bayer and Deloitte, among others. Rachel was Co-Founder and President of Semprae Laboratories, Inc., a venture-backed company focused on developing and marketing women’s sexual health products. The company was sold to Innovus Pharmaceuticals, Inc. in 2013. Rachel is a monthly contributor to Huffington Post on entrepreneurship, leadership and women in business and speaks broadly on those topics and has been featured in leading media outlets, including The New York Times, ABC News Nightine, CBS News, msnbc and Forbes. Rachel earned her BA from Duke University, magna cum laude and Phi Beta Kappa and her MBA from Stanford University Graduate School of Business.