Relentless Innovation: Spark Venture’s Story

If you are an established company looking for ideas on how to innovate, if you are a start-up, or if you think you may have something to offer Spark, then this free event is a must attend for you.

Thursday 28th September, 5.30 – 7pm, CECC – 57 Kilmore Street

Ed Hyde, CEO of Spark Ventures talks about the role they play for Spark in a rapidly evolving digital world.

Over the last 3 years Spark Ventures has started and invested in a number of start-ups including Lightbox, Qrious, Bigpipe Broadband and Putti apps and has created over 500m new digital customer service relationships over the time.

The Ventures team are responsible for bringing great new services into market – that could either be through home grown development, early stage investment or helping collaborate to drive the adoption of our partners’ great digital services.

Ed will talk about the Spark Ventures strategy, how they operate, what has gone well and importantly what hasn’t. He’ll also talk in more detail about the early stage investment activity they are interested in.

This event will be followed up by a pitch session in approximately six weeks time where interested business will be able to present their business opportunities.