One Spark Marketing Efforts: A Peek Under the Hood

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Here’s your chance to take advantage of this unique opportunity to learn about the marketing efforts behind the successful One Spark event in downtown Jacksonville from co-founder Elton Rivas. This month’s special meeting will be held at Jacksonville’s Museum of Science and History (MOSH).

Touted as “a real-life version of Kickstarter” by CNN Money, One Spark is the World’s Largest Crowdfunding Festival. It is designed to connect Creators with the resources they need to bring their ideas to life. Held this past April 7 – 12, 2015, artists, entrepreneurs and innovators in art, education, health & science, music, social good, and technology displayed projects in a 20-square-block, multi-venue gallery in downtown Jacksonville. One Spark is the community behind great ideas. It gives the public a chance to submit and decide on the next big thing.
Learn how One Spark is breathing new life into downtown Jacksonville and what marketing efforts they found the most and least effective.

 PLEASE NOTE: THE SPECIAL LOCATION FOR THIS EVENT.

THIS MONTH’S MEETING WILL BE HELD AT MOSH.

About the Speaker:

Elton Rivas, Co-Founder of One Spark
Elton Rivas, Co-Founder of One Spark

Serial entrepreneur and triathlete Elton Rivas is well versed in the challenges of launching a company. Elton is founder/advisor of businesses ranging from construction to footwear to tech startups. Elton has a background in corporate marketing, but left that world behind with a goal to reinvigorate the local business climate in Jacksonville, Florida. To that end, he has launched CoWork Jax, downtown Jacksonville’s first coworking space, and co- founded One Spark, a six-day event for creators where they can connect with the people and resources they need to make their great ideas reality. One Spark is the World’s Largest Crowdfunding Festival.