Colin H.A. Sprake is a heart-centered Business Sherpa, author, speaker, trainer and creator of The Ultimate Business Success System…with SOUL!, a 7-Step System to six figures in profits or more, in 12 months or less.
A South African native and serial entrepreneur with decades of experience building multiple million dollar businesses globally in various industries and economies, Colin founded Make Your Mark Training & Consulting in 2004 with a passion to assist entrepreneurs to realize their full revenue and profit potential and do it with heart, making a positive impression on those their business impacts: staff, colleagues, vendors, families, and the community.
Colin has built Make Your Mark Training on the core values of trust, respect for the individual, unconditional gratitude, integrity, openness to possibilities and commitment to excellence. He also places people above profits.
Colin’s conscious business philosophy coupled with his results-driven business success system of live events, group accountability programs and online trainings have created a vibrant, mutually supportive 40,000+ community of entrepreneurs across Canada. Duplication and expansion are currently underway for Make Your Mark in Dallas, Seattle and beyond with more cities in Canada to add.
He is one of two Canadians who is part of an Elite Group called the Transformational Leadership Council founded by Jack Canfield (Chicken Soup for the Soul series). Colin is also a #1 selling author presently with four #1 Bestsellers to his name with “Entrepreneur Success Recipe – The Key Ingredients That Separate The Millionaires From the Strugglers”, “Stand Apart co-authored with Dan Kennedy”, “Power Principles For Success – Colin Sprake & Brian Tracy” and “Entrepreneur Success Stories.” Colin has won two Quilly Awards and has been inducted into the National Academy of Bestselling Authors in Hollywood. Recently Colin has spent time with Sir Richard Branson on Nicker Island with a handful of high profiled leaders throughout North America.
Colin’s articles and interviews have appeared in many local and international print media including The Globe and Mail, Vancouver Sun, Inc. Magazine, Seattle Times and Reno Gazette. Colin has also appeared on many channels as a guest business expert: Global, MSNBC and CTV to mention a few.
He was recently featured in the movie Finding Freedom in Your Second Fifty that has helped hundreds of thousands of people globally.
A highly sought after keynote speaker and trainer, Colin guarantees his audiences will walk away from his presentations, no matter how long or short, with practical tools and strategies you can use immediately in your life and business to achieve greater success and make a positive impact in the world. He also teaches that success is attainable in both family and business without sacrificing one for the other.
Colin currently resides in South Surrey, British Columbia, Canada with his beautiful wife and two daughters. He makes family his #1 priority.