Our Clients.

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Our Services.

We specialize in…

  • Post-COVID return to office culture strategy 
  • Rapid leadership skill development for founders
  • Bad habit and personality quirk change
  • Co-founder conflict resolution
  • Fundraising strategy and process
  • C-team alignment off-sites 
  • Co-founder alignment off-sites
  • Remote team effectiveness tune-up
To discover how we can help you win, schedule a call now.

Meet Michael, Managing Partner.

I'm a tech startup founder with 6 years operational experience. Since leaving my company I have conducted more than 9,500 hours of coaching sessions with private and VC backed co-founders. My team and I are here to help you win!
Michael Costuros: Executive Coach
We will help you solve the most gut-wrenching issues you face as you rocket toward the next round of funding. Co-founder conflicts, difficult board dynamics, underperforming executives, forced resignations and worse. You name it, we have coached our clients through to the best possible outcomes.
Whatever your issue, we will leverage it to develop new leadership and management skills that will take you to the next level.
To discover how my team and I can help you, shoot me an email or schedule a call now. – Michael 

Our Mission.

Thriving Founders provides accelerated professional, emotional, and spiritual development for business leaders who truly want to realize their full potential as human beings. 

We prioritize working with leaders who want to maximize the positive impact they have on the lives and ecosystems they touch.

We are proud to donate 1% of our gross revenue to Amazon rainforest protection and indigenous tribal support through the PachaMama Alliance. We donate another 1% to the Sea Shepherd Conservation Society who are protecting whales and dolphins from illegal fishing.

Working together we will do our small part in creating a global culture that is thriving, sustainable, and just for all.

We help founders around the globe
We REALLY are in this together!


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