UNTHSC Startup Speaker Series: Startup Stats

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Join HSC as they interview Marco Johnson, from Sparkyard, and Trent Barron, Pitchbook data analyst, to discuss critical startup stats. 
 

Startup Series is back again at GEW! Join HSC as they interview Marco Johnson, from Sparkyard, and Trent Barron, Pitchbook data analyst, to discuss critical startup stats about Fort Worth, Texas.

Marco Johnson is the Sparkyard Network Builder, a position funded by the UNTHSC. He is a Fort Worth resident and Global Citizen whose professional journey has led him to exotic, faraway locations including Eastern Europe, Central Asia, sub-Saharan Africa, and the planet Neptune to name a few. He is skilled in entrepreneurial ecosystem building, impact investing, international agricultural development, private equity finance, and fine-tuning Weber carburetors.

Trent Barron is a Fort Worth native and is attending the University of Georgia as a third-year student pursuing a BA is in Cognitive Science, with a Minor in Business and a Certificate in Entrepreneurship. While interning at UNT HSC in the Department of Research Development and Commercialization he excelled in data research and interpretation with regards to the DFW Metroplex entrepreneurial market and continues to provide his thoughts and analysis for the Sparkyard community through blog posts.