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A Bit About Rachel

Rachel Braun Scherl is the picture of a dynamic, passionate business leader. As a leading strategist and entrepreneur, Rachel has successfully launched, built and turned around companies in emerging and established markets. Rachel has built businesses on the belief that sustainable, profitable growth must start with a sound strategy and be continually driven forward by connecting with customers, building partnerships, and creating revenue. Rachel is a trusted authority on business growth, leadership and entrepreneurship through innovative and engaging thought leadership. In her successful 25+ year career, she has grown leading brands and businesses – both her own and clients.

As Co-owner and Principal of SPARK Solutions for Growth, a strategic growth consultancy, Rachel leads global consulting engagements with international clients, including Johnson & Johnson, Allergan, Pfizer, Bayer and Deloitte. In addition to her work with large companies, Rachel has helped build numerous startups focusing on insights, customer acquisitions, customer lifetime value and retention.

In another chapter of her vibrant career, Rachel was Co-Founder and President of Semprae Laboratories, Inc., a venture-backed company focused on developing and marketing women’s sexual health products for several years. After growing the business in retail and direct to consumer, the company was sold to Innovus Pharmaceuticals, Inc. in 2013. 

In her “Rachel Talks” speaker series, she shares the story of driving change and achieving results in a wide range of categories and situations as a female business professional. 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. She is an requested Speaker at leading universities, graduate school, innovation initiatives, corporations and conferences including Duke, Stanford, Pennsylvania Conference for Women, Yale School of Management, and SUP-X™: The StartUpExpo. In 2015, Rachel was recognized as one of Best Fifty Women in Business by NJBiz.  She is a 2015 recipient of SmartCEO’s BRAVA Awards honoring top female CEO who are leaders of their companies and their communities.  To learn more about Rachel as a speaker and thought-leader, visit www.speakermatch.com

AFFILIATIONS

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Speaks With Passion

Rachel loves growing businesses and feels passionately about sharing and interacting with others.

Spreads Energy

Rachel has an infectious energy, always moving and thinking about growth and helping women build businesses. Her enthusiasm is contagious.

Electrifies the Room

Rachel stimulates her audience wherever she goes and the audience develops finds themselves bursting with ideas, energy and motivation.

Board Advisory Position

Board of Advisors
The Center for Entrepreneurship and Innovation at
at the Fuqua School of Business, Duke University.

December 2014 – Present

Board Member
Board Member, Formula XO, Inc., innovative hair care products’ company, products work differently to enhance and transform the health of hair.

April 2014 – Present

Rachel's

Clients

Beauty and Personal Care

botox

chap-stick

coppertone

juvederm

clean-clear

latisse

neutrogena

nu-skin

purpose

renova

roc

skin-medica

Consumer Products

arm-and-hammer

centrum

johnsons-baby

listerine

reach

coppertone

Female Health and Wellness

carefree

ob

oxytrol

stayfree

trojan

zestra

Functional Health and Wellness

centrum

benecol

dannon

lactaid

splenda

viactiv

OTCs
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Pharmaceuticals

botox

juvederm

latisse

epo

risperdal

stelara

Services

act

american-express

deloitte

disney

women-presidents

deloitte-consulting

Social Media

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