Go scale yourself.

Become 10x the Founder by surrounding yourself with brilliant, connected peers who understand your pain and solve your problems together.

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How it Works

We curate an 8-person Founder Group based on exactly your needs.

Monthly "Deep Dive" meetings to address your biggest challenges.

Our entire network of Founders communicates 24x7 to help each other.

We curate an 8-person Founder Group based on exactly your needs.

Monthly "Deep Dive" meetings to address your biggest challenges.

Our entire network of Founders communicates 24x7 to help each other.

Monthly Deep Dive Meetings

Tackle your hardest problems

Get out of your own head! Bring your biggest challenges to a group of Founders who know exactly what you're dealing with - and how to solve it!

Safe space to be completely honest

Tired of having to pretend everything is going well? It never really is. We get super honest about how things are really going, both personally and professionally.

Monthly Deep Dive Meetings

Tackle your hardest problems

Get out of your own head! Bring your biggest challenges to a group of Founders who know exactly what you're dealing with - and how to solve it!

Safe space to be completely honest

Tired of having to pretend everything is going well? It never really is. We get super honest about how things are really going, both personally and professionally.

Built for Founders, by Founders.

We built our Founder Groups from the overwhelming response we got from our podcast, Startup Therapy and our experience helping over 1 million Founders on the Startups.com platform.

Wil Schroter

Founder + CEO, Startups.com

Co-Host, Startup Therapy

Built for Founders, by Founders.

We built our Founder Groups from the overwhelming response we got from our podcast, Startup Therapy and our experience helping over 1 million Founders on the Startups.com platform.

Wil Schroter

Founder + CEO, Startups.com

Co-Host, Startup Therapy

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Our Whole Network Helps You

Our Whole Network Helps You

Stay connected with our entire Founder network in real-time

I make helping Founder Group members a priority because I love helping fellow Founders.

Heather Ionocencio

Product Development Guru

Heather Ionocencio

Product Development Guru

You're never alone

Any issue you've got, you'll find like-minded Founders you can share with instantly, from a quick pitch deck review to a complex HR issue.

Expand your Network Instantly

Tired of being the only person who gets what you do? Start building your network of well-connected Founders to help grow your startup.

Stay connected with our entire Founder network in real-time

You're never alone

Any issue you've got, you'll find like-minded Founders you can share with instantly, from a quick pitch deck review to a complex HR issue.

Expand your Network Instantly

Tired of being the only person who gets what you do? Start building your network of well-connected Founders to help grow your startup.

I make helping Founder Group members a priority because I love helping fellow Founders.

Heather Ionocencio

Product Development Guru

Heather Ionocencio

Product Development Guru

Phil Grene

Founder, Nonstop Creative

    Branding

    PR

    Social

    Youtube

    Facebook

Keysha Long

Founder + CEO, Wonder Bar

    Consumer Packaged Goods

    Retail

    Manufacturing

    Food

    Distribution

Sylvia DeSantis

Founder, BetaNext

    Big Data

    Security

    Analytics

    Venture Capital

Kevin Geiss

Founder, Chief Developer, Forever Now

    Product Development

    MVP

    Scaling

    Angel Investing

Need Expert Help? Ask our Founders

Connect with Founder gurus on every topic

Forget consultants, get real-world advice on any startup topic you can think of from fellow Founders who do this for a living.

Unrestricted access to the entire Expert Network

Every Founder in our Network brings their own world-class expertise, which you can search and contact as much as you need to.

Need Expert Help? Ask our Founders

Connect with Founder gurus on every topic

Forget consultants, get real-world advice on any startup topic you can think of from fellow Founders who do this for a living.

Unrestricted access to the entire Expert Network

Every Founder in our Network brings their own world-class expertise, which you can search and contact as much as you need to.

Phil Grene

Founder, Nonstop Creative

    Branding

    PR

    Social

    Youtube

    Facebook

Keysha Long

Founder + CEO, Wonder Bar

    Consumer Packaged Goods

    Retail

    Manufacturing

    Food

    Distribution

Sylvia DeSantis

Founder, BetaNext

    Big Data

    Security

    Analytics

    Venture Capital

Kevin Geiss

Founder, Chief Developer, Forever Now

    Product Development

    MVP

    Scaling

    Angel Investing

Not just talk. Our dedicated team drives your outcomes.

Professional Moderator collects your needs

@here Jonnet needs a product guru to translate her vision to her engineering team.

  • Shane Reiser

  • Moderator


Group Coordinator tracks down help

@Shane Heather ran product for The RealReal and Modcloth - she'd be perfect. Making intro now.

  • Serena Singh

  • Group Coordinator


We don’t stop until we get results

This is like having a second management team whose sole focus is what I need.

Jonnet Solomon

founder at booxmart

Finally, I’m in a room of Founders that know exactly what problems I’m dealing with, and how to work them out.

Sean Lane

Olive.ai

Raised $900 million

Finally, I’m in a room of Founders that know exactly what problems I’m dealing with, and how to work them out.

Sean Lane

Olive.ai

Raised $900 million

Hands-on Workshops tailored to your needs

Drop in on small, expert-led workshops and work 1:1 with other Founders on topics you're wrestling with.

Drill Down: Let's Talk Funding

Funding is no fun! But we can make it easier by showing you how to find investors, what to pitch them, and how to negotiate great teams.

Pitch Deck Doctor

Does your Pitch Deck need help? Let's dig into each slide and point to optimize for exactly what investors are looking for.

Mastering Customer Discovery Interviews

Struggling with scale? Staffing, Forecasting, even Culture - let's get you unstuck with a solid plan to forge ahead.

Selling is a Science!

Selling can be scary if you do not have both a solid process and methodology, so we will discuss the difference between the two.

Frequently Asked Questions

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