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NOVEMBER 13-16, 2023
New Orleans, LA
The Roosevelt New Orleans Hotel
Blood, Sweat, Legislation, and Regulation: The Impact on Business
Tuesday, November 15
11:00 am - 12:00 pm

Millennials and Gen Z are concerned how social issues will impact them in both the short and long term – specifically given that their #1 priority at this point in their lives is family planning and child/parent care. These concerns are motivating companies to think and act differently towards their female customers and employees. With this panel, we’ll examine how social and financial drivers are impacting employees today and how these pressures are in turn influencing AHP manufacturers and the marketplace. 

Braun Scherl

» Rachel Braun Scherl

Managing Partner, Entrepreneur, SPARK Solutions For Growth


Rachel Braun Scherl has a long track record of success as a growth strategist, marketing expert, and Vagipreneur™. Over her 25+ year career, Rachel has grown some of the world’s leading brands and businesses as well as helped many start-ups achieve market dominance. As Managing Partner of SPARK Solutions for Growth, Rachel counsels a global client base including Johnson & Johnson, Allergan, Pfizer and Bayer. In addition, Rachel works closely with many start-ups in a range of female health businesses including reproductive health, pregnancy, birth control, and arousal.

Rachel was Co-Founder and President of Semprae Laboratories, Inc., a venture-backed company focused on developing and marketing women's sexual health products. The company was sold to Innovus Pharmaceuticals, Inc. in 2013. Rachel speaks broadly on entrepreneurship, leadership and women in business, contributes monthly to Huffington Post and to Inc. She earned her BA from Duke University, magna cum laude and Phi Beta Kappa and her MBA from Stanford University Graduate School of Business. Rachel is the recipient of numerous business awards.