Derrick moved to San Francisco after graduating from Santa Clara college. Ready to join the working world, he networked and started his job hunt. After hearing about the role from a friend of a friend, Derrick began a successful career at Yelp as an account executive.
Derrick wants his team of 10 to 15 Yelp account executives to make huge strides in sales, so he’s created an energized environment where everyone’s opinion matters and everyone’s ideas can be the next big thing. Derrick keeps his team and local business owners excited every day—raising revenue for Yelp and its clients with service upgrades.