Al Emerick

Director, One Spark Creator Academy

Al is a passionate & energetic brand communicator, strategist & entrepreneur. He helps companies and startups create, communicate and solve problems while having fun along the way. The owner of Al Emerick Productions, LLC since 2008, Al was the former VP of Marketing & Communications for Hospital Physician Partners, a healthcare staffing & contract management company operating in over 20 states. As a talent, Al’s face and voice have been seen/heard in more than 10,000+ commercial, web and video productions. He is also a national spokesman, emcee and speaker and holds an EMBA from Jacksonville University.

One Spark

The One Spark crowdfunding festival returns to Jacksonville in less than two weeks. Before then, a training program called One Spark Creators Academy is helping aspiring creators get their ideas market-ready. 

In this week's Campfire Chat, Creator Academy Director Al Emerick encourages potential entrepreneurs to eliminate the word "no" from their vocabulary. 

One Spark

The One Spark Creator Academy presents Creator Campfire Chats, a series designed to provide insight and information for current and prospective One Spark Creators. The segments are designed to help entrepreneurs and artists leverage the One Spark crowd-funding event to accomplish their goals.

EnrollYourChild.com

The One Spark Creator Academy presents Creator Campfire Chats, a series designed to provide insight and information for current and prospective One Spark Creators. The segments are designed to help entrepreneurs and artists to be able to best leverage the One Spark crowd-funding event to accomplish their goals.

EventReal

The One Spark Creator Academy presents Creator Campfire Chats, a series designed to provide insight and information for current and prospective One Spark Creators. The segments are designed to help entrepreneurs and artists leverage the One Spark crowd-funding event to accomplish their goals.

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James Smith via Twitter

The One Spark Creator Academy presents Creator Campfire Chats, a series designed to provide insight and information for current and prospective One Spark Creators. The segments are designed to help entrepreneurs and artists to be able to best leverage the One Spark crowd-funding event to accomplish their goals.

The Improv Effect

The One Spark Creator Academy presents Creator Campfire Chats, a series designed to provide insight and information for current and prospective One Spark Creators. The segments are designed to help entrepreneurs and artists to be able to best leverage the One Spark crowd-funding event to accomplish their goals.

Al Emerick / One Spark Creators Academy

The One Spark Creator Academy presents Creator Campfire Chats, a series designed to provide valuable insight and information for current and prospective One Spark Creators. The segments are designed to help entrepreneurs and artists to be able to best leverage the One Spark crowd-funding event to accomplish their goals.

Creator Academy Director Al Emerick introduces us to one of them, Alfie's Clothing nonprofit founder Katie Randich. 

Creator Academy by One Spark
One Spark

  The One Spark Creator Academy presents Creator Campfire Chats, a series designed to provide valuable insight and information for current and prospective One Spark Creators. The segments are designed to help entrepreneurs and artists to be able to best leverage the One Spark crowd-funding event to accomplish their goals.

Creator Academy by One Spark
One Spark

  The One Spark Creator Academy presents Creator Campfire Chats, a series designed to provide valuable insight and information for current and prospective One Spark Creators. The segments are designed to help entrepreneurs and artists to be able to best leverage the One Spark crowd-funding event to accomplish their goals.

Creator Academy by One Spark
One Spark

  The One Spark Creator Academy presents Creator Campfire Chats, a series designed to provide valuable insight and information for current and prospective One Spark Creators. The segments are designed to help entrepreneurs and artists to be able to best leverage the One Spark crowd-funding event to accomplish their goals.