Sparkpr
4.0 of 5 9 reviews
www.sparkpr.com San Francisco, CA 16 to 50 Employees

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If you are a scrappy, media hungry, PR person, Sparkpr is the place for you

Senior Associate (Current Employee)
New York, NY

ProsEntrepreneurial spirit
Intelligent, dynamic employees
Media savvy organization
Flat organization
Great company culture
Junior staff have many opportunities to participate in higher level client work

ConsCertain Directors need to be more present on accounts
Salary is on the low side for the amount of work employees accomplish

Advice to Senior ManagementRaise salaries for junior staff, they are responsible for executing the bulk of all client work
Management needs to spotlight high performs and provide more spot bonuses

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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    Enthusiastic, smart people, but hourly billing results in sub-standard quality.

    Anonymous Employee (Former Employee)
    San Francisco, CA

    I worked at Sparkpr full-time


    Pros: People really care for each other, and company does a good job of promoting corporate culture with regular gatherings, a weekly all-staff meeting, and a… Cons: Company focus on all hourly billing instead of retainer accounts makes the last week of each month a stressful time as accounts are… Advice to Senior Management: Start by spell-checking every email that goes out, followed by all-staff education in AP Style. Make the effort… No, I would not recommend this company to a friend More
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    Not the worst, not the best.

    Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)

    I have been working at Sparkpr full-time


    Pros: Great opportunities to work with big brands in tech, fun… Cons: Work / life balance is lacking for some while others get by with slacking off for years. Although it's great that Spark creates a good… Advice to Senior Management: Don't let some staffers drown in work for months while… Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company… More
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