Growth strategy consultant, marketing expert and public speaker, Rachel Braun Scherl is a trusted authority on business growth and entrepreneurship. In her successful 20+ year career, Rachel has grown leading brands and businesses (her own and clients), focusing on insights, repositioning, market dominance, and development of strong customer bases for numerous startups. As Co-owner and Principal of SPARK Solutions for Growth, a strategic growth consultancy, Rachel ‘s international client base includes 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 earned her BA from Duke University, graduating magna cum laude and Phi Beta Kappa and her MBA from Stanford University Graduate School of Business. In 2015, Rachel was recognized as one of Best Fifty Women in Business by NJBiz. In addition, she is the recipient of CEO’s Brava Awards honoring top female CEOS.