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Monica Sparks is the President of Urban Sparks LLC, and Founder of its subsidiaries: Networking SPARKS Training, including the Networking Sparks and Networking Diva Conferences. She has served 24 years as a licensed State of Michigan Real Estate professional with a broker’s license. Monica is also the Creator of the female oriented media network, Radio For Divas in Grand Rapids, Michigan. Radio For Divas, now five years old, has a mission is to EDUCATE EMPOWER AND ENTERTAIN women in business. 

As a successful small business owner, published author, inspirational trainer and talk show host Monica Sparks is known as the Networking Diva, a high energy well-respected business professional with a unique ability to develop and foster strong relationships. Her network is comprised of a culturally diverse audience that includes business professionals, entrepreneurs, women and men who are looking to ‘Ignite a Spark’ that will bring positive change in their personal and professional lives. 

Monica gives back to her community by serving on various boards and committees and utilizes her business acumen to help other business owners and entrepreneurs by volunteering as a certified SCORE Mentor and Business Counselor. She is also President of the National Heritage Academies School; Vista Charter Academy, Vice President of Woman’s Life Chapter 881 and serves as a Planning Commissioner for the City of Kentwood. Monica Sparks was named Diversity Business Leader of the Year in 2009 by Corp Magazine and selected in 2018 by Grand Rapids Business Journal as one of The 50 Most Influential Women in West Michigan. 

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The Urban Sparks, LLC

All It Takes Is a Spark! 

Real Estate Continuing Education

Business & Personal Branding 

Networking Sparks Training & Development (Networking and  Customer Service)

Idea to Strategy, Event Coordination 

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