by Randy Hallman Michael Sparks, creative director and owner of Michael Sparks Design, has worked in New York, San Francisco, London, Paris, Madrid and Osaka, Japan. His client list? Not too shabby. How about Halle Berry, Janet Jackson, Robert Redford, Barbra Streisand, Brad Pitt, and Oprah Winfrey, to name a few? So why is he doing business at 205 Hull St. in Richmond’s Manchester district? After years of 14-hour days jetting around...

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http://www.richmondbizsense.com/2013/05/28/marketing-firm-has-designs-on-your-home/ By Lena Price Mid-century chairs, tables and lighting are on display at MSDModern. (Photos courtesy of MSDModern)   A Manchester marketing firm is trying its hand in the home decor industry. Micheal Sparks Design this month launched MSDModern, an interior design shop that will sell mid-century chairs, tables and lighting. “I’ve been collecting...

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http://www.timesdispatch.com/workitrichmond/news/residential-realestate/article_544ab0f0-c3e5-11e2-977f-0019bb30f31a.html By Jacob Geiger True or false: An internationally-known fashion and design guru is hiding in plain sight in Manchester. Answer: True. Most definitely true. It’s been four years since Michael Sparks brought his business — which does fashion work, interior design, accessories and online branding for...

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At Micheal Sparks Design, we value our employees and work/life balance. Micheal ensures that his staff not only work hard but understands the benefits of relaxing. Ryan Little, CMT, came by the office to give employees a 15-minute massage. Ryan is available to give massages at your home or office. He can be reached at (804)...

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By Dominic Green, Business Insider Whether you realize it or not, a brand’s logo speaks to its viewer on many levels. There’s the recognizability factor—if a logo is too complex or unrelated to its brand, it risks being glanced over without communicating its brand’s message. And companies risk annoying their consumers when they make drastic changes to logos people love. But a closer look at some logos reveals subtle,...

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