Scott Tarte

Scott is CEO of Sparks, a leading experiential marketing firm that he acquired in 2001 with fellow Gabriel Investments Member, Jeff Harrow. With clients like Google, Salesforce, adidas, LEGO and eBay, Sparks manages all aspects of experiential marketing for Fortune 1000 brands, and designs and manufactures in-store experiences for retailers like Comcast, Verizon, New Balance, Benjamin Moore and Samsung. Prior to Sparks, Scott and Jeff grew a single office NJ-based travel agency into the sixth largest US corporate travel management company, with revenues of $900 million and a staff of 1,400. Scott sold Travel One to American Express in 1999.