Mar 17, 2021
Darrian Mikkel is an entrepreneur and business leader. He is the Co-Founder and CEO of Qualifi, an HR tech startup focused on taking the pain out of recruiting while creating meaningful, engaging experiences for candidates. Before Qualifi, Darrian served as the VP at Viral Launch, a data-driven market intelligence and optimization solutions for Amazon marketplace retailers, driving e-commerce revenue growth and more efficient marketing spend.
Darrian Graduated from Indiana Wesleyan Univ. in 2013 with a Bachelor's Degree in Entrepreneurship and Finance, he is a former 2-sport athlete (Basketball and Track & Field) and was a national champion in the Long Jump.
In this episode, Darrian brings a mix of Hoosier hospitality and West Coast vibes to the show and talks about the moment that he first experienced failure and how that experience gave him the momentum to go on to start Qualifi.