Wilhelmina Jewell Sparks (Jewell Sparks) is the founder and CEO of BiTHOUSE GROUP Inc which is a global business development cultivator fostering collaboration and innovation culture amongst corporates, innovators, creators, investors, government and community. BiTHOUSE's DigDiversity® is an initiative which fosters, supports and builds awareness of diverse voices across various media channels in order to level the playing field in life, work, and society. For the past year she has been focused on intrapreneurship and the development of diversified Corporate Innovation programs which foster innovative talent from within an organization to align with external digital nomads and innovators as the need for customer engagement, growth, digitalization and innovation increases. She was the program director for Social Media Week Berlin '14, recognized globally as a “Digital Woman” + diversity and inclusion influencer, and named as one of 29 Global Trailblazers a campaign launched jointly by Refinery29 which identified women across the globe who stand for a future characterized by diversity and equality.
Jewell serves on several advisory boards: IADAS (International Academy of Digital Arts and Sciences) and SXSW Accelerator, amongst others and is an active advisor/mentor to several startups and accelerator programs focused IoT, AI, mobility, food, retail, entertainment, fashion, sustainability and health. “Bridging the Gap,” by “Connecting the Dots” is her motto.Member Directory