With Sprout, you gain an instant bench of Marketing Expertise.

At Sprout, we recognize that every client has unique needs. As a trusted Outsourced CMO provider, we are committed to crafting tailor-made marketing programs that address your distinct challenges, align with your budget, and harness your available resources.

With decades of collective leadership-level experience, Sprout partners have first-hand knowledge of many high-growth sectors and have helped businesses – from start-up to large enterprise – accomplish their growth goals.

 

Our values and principles

We believe in promoting authentic voices and adapting to the ever-changing marketplace needs.  To keep ourselves aligned with client needs and ahead of an increasingly complex marketplace, we have created a set of six corporate values by which to live:

Authenticity

No frills, no buzz words, no tricks. We will show up authentically in every interaction, and we will work to impart that authenticity into your brand.​

Integrity

From our pricing structure, to the promises we make- and even owning the occasional mistake, we will always aspire to fairness and honesty in our partnerships. ​

Savvy

We leverage our extensive experience, thousands of hours, projects, programs, and activations to prioritize your needs and seize opportunities.​

Co-Creativity

Our job is to help uncover and tell your story, and that means our best work starts with you. We are committed to listening and understanding first, and then delivering.​

Sustainability

We repurpose existing investments by leveraging historical assets, back-stories and images. Our continuous marketing support, instead of one-off projects, prepares clients for the future.​

Diligence

We stay humble and dedicated to our craft. With a blue-collar work ethic, we produce smart, creative products promptly and within budget.​

Our team

Meet the experts

Sprout’s team consists of a diverse network of highly-seasoned professionals, with the skills and expertise that encompass the disciplines most needed by growth companies.

Kelly Mandarano
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Kelly Mandarano
Partner
Kelly Mandarano

As president and founder of Sprout Growth Services, LLC, Kelly has deep marketing and communications experience, spanning decades, across a broad array of geographies, markets, technologies and product portfolios.

A 20-year veteran of Eastman Kodak, she has supported numerous C-Suite executives in their communication programs, as well as launched a number of initiatives to repurpose Kodak technology and infrastructure, while driving economic development goals for the Finger Lakes Region of New York.

This has resulted in the technical and business acumen that underpins Sprout’s ability to understand client needs and provide them with the straightest, simplest pathway to achieving their marketing priorities. Having worked with numerous technology pioneers and materials suppliers, Kelly’s passion is to help companies find new ways to grow smartly – while at the same time conserving resources and repurposing existing assets to support the next generation ‘Circular Economy.’

Peter Simpson
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Peter Simpson
Partner
Peter Simpson

A legal alien from the shores of the Solent (England), to the great lake of Ontario via a quick stint in the city of angels. Amassing en-route more experience than he cares to admit in everything design for advertising and marketing. His exacting European design, powerful conceptual platforms, and creative direction add up to a complete and lofty (6’4”) creative package.

Work at two of the area’s finest shops brought a mantle full of awards including the region’s first Effie, an award based on what every award should be, effectiveness. Peter continues to refine ideas to their simplest most compelling forms ensuring brands communicate at their focused and powerful best.

His portfolio of clients stretch from multiple Fortune 500’s to mom and pop businesses, all benefitting from the underpinning of positivity and hope.

Josh Nova
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Josh Nova
Partner
Josh Nova

Josh brings 20+ years of integrated marketing experience working with leading B2B brands across technology, financial services, healthcare, and transportation & logistics sectors.

He partners with founders, CEOs, and marketing heads to create strong company missions and narratives and builds multi-channel marketing and sales strategies to grow revenues. Josh’s deep background in strategic communications as a leader at several Omnicom agencies and having started his own international marketing firm gives him a unique perspective when helping clients solve complex challenges.

Programs he’s led have helped a regional healthcare center expand patient growth through new service offerings, introduced the first biodiesel processing plant in Hong Kong, and repositioned a major wealth management advisor following a significant merger.

Discover Your Unique Narrative.

Contact us today to learn more about our services, or get started now by scheduling a free assessment call.

Discover Your Unique Narrative.

Contact us today to learn more about our services, or get started now by scheduling a free assessment call.

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Our values and principles

We believe in promoting authentic voices and adapting to the ever-changing marketplace needs.  To keep ourselves aligned with client needs and ahead of an increasingly complex marketplace, we have created a set of six corporate values by which to live:

Authenticity

No frills, no buzz words, no tricks. We will show up authentically in every interaction, and we will work to impart that authenticity into your brand.​

Savvy

We leverage our extensive experience, thousands of hours, projects, programs, and activations to prioritize your needs and seize opportunities.​

Integrity

From our pricing structure, to the promises we make- and even owning the occasional mistake, we will always aspire to fairness and honesty in our partnerships. ​

Co-Creativity

Our job is to help uncover and tell your story, and that means our best work starts with you. We are committed to listening and understanding first, and then delivering.​

Sustainability

We repurpose existing investments by leveraging historical assets, back-stories and images. Our continuous marketing support, instead of one-off projects, prepares clients for the future.​

Diligence

We stay humble and dedicated to our craft. With a blue-collar work ethic, we produce smart, creative products promptly and within budget.​