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Matt Mickiewicz CEO & Co-Founder, Hired

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Matt Mickiewicz is the CEO of Hired.com - a curated marketplace for recruiting Engineering Talent. Previously he started 99designs which has paid out $50m to designers, and Flippa which has helped entrepreneurs sell over $100 million in websites and domain names.

He won a 2010 Webby Award, has a Top 1000 Alexa ranked website, was named to the "30 under 30" list by Forbes Magazine and Inc Magazine's 30 under 30 list, and one of his businesses was named in Entrepreneur Magazine's "Brilliant 100" list (June 2010). Most recently, 99designs raised $35m in VC from Accel Partners - the firm behind Facebook, Groupon and DropBox.

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