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Red Spark Scored A Philly.com Top Workplaces Award! Here’s How We Did It…

Red Spark is proud to be named a Philly.com Top Workplace! That’s because Top Workplaces lists are based on the results of an employee feedback survey where many elements of workplace culture are measured, including alignment, execution, and connection, just to name a few. Read on to find out what makes Red Spark a Top Workplace. We have a vision, passion, and heart At Red Spark, our brand and what we stand for is laid out on the table when you first walk in. We strive to improve the vastly growing field of advertising and bring… Read More

Here’s Where #AllTheRedSparkLadies Find Inspiration

Red Spark’s team of creative go-getters, problem solvers, and tech trailblazers is always striving to do their best in and out of the office. But when you’re always on the move, a little extra fuel for the brain can go a long way. That’s why we sat down for another #AllTheRedSparkLadies Lunch N’ Learn to share what inspires and pushes us to always stay on top of our game. Everyone has a personal hero. For Red Spark general counsel Linda Shi, it’s Shonda Rhimes. “Not only is she a female showrunner who has an… Read More

Red Spark is Donating $100 to the ACLU For Every Job Candidate We Interview

We take pride in our diversity and believe that it is vital to our continued success, which is why we’re donating $100 to the ACLU Foundation for every Red Spark job candidate we interview. If you want to advance your career while making a difference, this is your golden opportunity. Apply for any of our exciting opportunities before April 28th, which coincides with the end of Trump’s proposed 90-day ban. We urge our fellow Philadelphia-based tech companies to join this initiative. #youbelongherephilly WE ARE POWERED BY OUR PEOPLE Red Spark team members come from all… Read More

How We Achieve The Elusive Work-Life Balance In And Out Of The Office

There’s a reason why our diverse team of ad tech wizards, innovators, and colorful creatives love working at Red Spark. Not only do we have endless opportunities to build and better the future of digital, but we’ve also found the key to achieving a work-life balance. How? We’ve mastered the ability to relax and disconnect inside and outside the office. Because as spirited and energetic as we are about turning raw data into actionable insights and creating useful products for publishers and advertisers, we relish relaxation! We may not have the “right to disconnect,” a new law passed… Read More

Jumpstart January With These Local Events!

It’s 2017 and we’re excited to get the party started by feeding our passion for knowledge and conversation with some stellar events right here in the City of Brotherly Love. Here’s a round-up of just a few of the upcoming local events that we’re looking forward to in January! Network After Work If you ask us, there’s nothing better than kicking off the year by meeting some new people! Ready to connect with passionate business professionals in a wide range of industries? Make your way over to Network After Work’s meetup at McFadden’s on the 11th–and don’t forget… Read More

A Look Back At 2016

Red Spark knows that in order to #GSD, you need to have fun while you do it! Our love-what-you-do attitude makes it easy to support one another and celebrate big wins, not to mention stay ahead of the curve in a fast-paced industry! As we step into 2017, let’s take a glance back in time to see just how voracious, passionate, innovative, and hungry we were in 2016. 2017 promises to be even bigger and better! If you’re looking to join our team of innovators and take your career to the next level, head on over to the… Read More

5 Ways Red Spark Increases Productivity By Practicing Gratitude

It may often be overlooked, but gratitude in the workplace not only ups those feel-good emotions, it plays a big role in productivity too. At Red Spark, expressing our gratitude allows us to come to work each day with a mindset to push harder than the day before, to value our colleagues and every opportunity we’re given, and to keep motivation running strong to build the future of digital advertising. When you walk through our doors, you’ll meet a team of spirited trailblazers and innovators who cultivate an attitude of gratitude on a daily basis. Take a look at how… Read More

12 Undisputedly Awesome Facts About Our General Counsel, Linda Shi

Inside of our Cira Center offices, the Red Spark team works around the clock to maximize revenue for our advertisers and publishers. Our customers love working with us because we have a supportive team that seamlessly guides them through the fine print to #GSD. That’s where Linda Shi comes in. Linda is Red Spark’s General Counsel and Head of Compliance, our legal beacon for navigating the industry—drafting contracts and managing litigation, licensing and regulatory compliance. She’s a stellar teammate who always seems to go above and beyond, which is why her Rising Star Award from Penn Law Women’s Summit… Read More

10 Ways To Find Out If You’re A Good Fit For Red Spark

You know you’re ready for a career change. You’re passionate, professional, and eager to join a team that has the same innovative spirit as you do. But where do you start? If you’re looking to advance your career (and have fun while doing so), we want you to join our team. Since we know change is never easy, here are some questions to ask yourself before you take the leap. Are you curious? At Red Spark, we never stop learning. That’s why you can never ask too many questions here. Those questions could turn into an awesome hackathon project or way… Read More

10 Things We Learned About Public Speaking During Our #AllTheRedSparkLadies Lunch N’ Learn

The tech industry lacks gender diversity and at Red Spark, we are working to change that. That’s why we decided to establish #AllTheRedSparkLadies lunch n’ learns. It all began with a simple invitation from our General Counsel, Linda Shi. Linda was planning to watch a speech from Dr. Amy Cuddy on power posing during lunch when she decided to invite the ladies of the office to join her. After receiving an outpour of positive feedback and praise, Linda put the wheels in motion to make it a monthly tradition. “Having worked as an attorney in various roles in… Read More
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