Jared Hummel


Jared is an experienced professional with history of building start-up organizations into winners.  As the COO of Parqa, he brings his financial expertise and passion to enhance growth and find solutions to complex operating and execution challenges, both internally and externally. He enjoys decision making and leadership in his daily responsibilities. Jared has had the opportunity to work in complex manufacturing and service-driven environments and through complex financial transactions that have allowed him to build a very broad skill set in the operations and financial management of closely-held high growth companies.

Jared graduated from Hamline University with a degree in Business Finance and Political Science. In addition, he served on the Advisory Board of Emerge Community Development a non-profit that helps ex-offenders enter or re-enter the workforce.

If you weren’t working at Parqa, what would you be doing? Working for a Company where I could test outdoor sports equipment in Colorado

Favorite food? Any hearty dish with potatoes and/or cheese

What do you like to do for fun? Swim, bike, run, play tennis and read

Favorite TV show? Any documentary on nature or interesting people. Planet Earth series is my all-time favorite

Jared Hummel
Chief Operating Officer

Posts by Jared

The Proven Process: Digital Marketing Made Simple

The Proven Process: Digital Marketing Made Simple

At Parqa, we use a simple, three-step “proven process” to help guide our customers to the results they hired us to ...
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Why Our Agency Loves Partnering With Internal Marketers

Why Our Agency Loves Partnering with Internal Marketers

Does this situation sound familiar? The owner of your company comes to you and says he is talking to a digital marketing ...
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3 Ways to Succeed With Candidate-Focused Marketing

3 Ways to Succeed with Candidate-Focused Marketing

Recently, Parqa presented and hosted booths at the Naps and TechServe Alliance annual conferences. It was enlightening for me to hear the pain points of two aligned but very different ...
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Is Your Online Brand Aligned With Your Personal Brand?

Is Your Online Brand Aligned with Your Personal Brand?

There is no doubt that a recruiter’s reputation plays a significant role in landing a search. There are thousands and ...
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5 Tips to Inspire Your Team and Yourself, to Blog

As a business owner of a recruiting firm, digital marketing might still be a new concept for you. Ten years ...
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How To Build Your Brand Through Digital Marketing

The word branding gets thrown around a lot in the business world, but what does it actually mean in the ...
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