Darwin understands that people are the greatest asset at any company and the key qualities that growth companies need to grow market share while enhancing their positive culture and team environment. He has a clinical background as a respiratory therapist of over 30 years including 12+ years of sales, business development, marketing and negotiations experience within medical device, diagnostics, distribution, ventilation, and sleep therapy, 8 years of sales leadership, 3 years of operations and extensive experience in negotiations and contract management before entering the entrepreneurial world of talent management.
He founded Shurig Solutions, Inc. in 2015 and is responsible for business development processes, contracting, and recruiting strategy, personally responsible for over $4 Million in revenue generation while scaling a business that was paid $2.4 Million in 2022 for the value it brings. Darwin has created the SSI Educational Webinar Series, the SSI Executive Conversations Podcast, Candidate Prep Best Practices, and the TT Accelerant process. Darwin was highlighted in the Creative Classics book “The American Entrepreneur” published in 2020, was listed an MRI Top 10 Managing Partner for 2021, and SSI was ranked a top 15 office in 2022. He has a heart for charity as SSI supports 4 independent charities and he is on the board of the MRI Charitable Foundation which supports Shriner’s Children’s Hospital, and accepted a Board Seat with Quality Means Business in 2023.
Darwin loves food, sports, reading, music, nature, traveling to learn about different cultures, and spending time with his three children Blakeley, Cameron, and Lakin. He also has a serious addiction to all things peanut butter!