AN INTEGRATED APPROACH
Thrivers Integrated Coaching & Mentoring offers leaders both personal and professional coaching that integrates all aspects of their life including business, community, family, and relationships. Tim is focused on working with leaders over the long arc of their life to partner for growth that can only happen over time. For more information on Coaching and Mentoring please see below. Tim also offers Thrivers Therapy as a licensed therapist which is separate and distinct offering from coaching/mentoring and can find more information at Thrivers Therapy.
UNIQUE BACKGROUND FOR INTEGRATIVE OFFERING
Tim is trained and experienced to go “under the water level,” helping you discover who you really are and how to lead as your truest self. He is a serial entrepreneur who brings over 30 years of experience as an operating CFO with over $1 billion in multiple transactions including Opensite, Appia, iContact and Cherwell. He is an executive with Prudent Growth Partners. He is a licensed therapist in NC, a Certified Health Coach through Duke Medicine, and currently delivers executive coaching at the Carolina Clinic under the UNC Hospital.
INTEGRATIVE INDIVIDUAL OR TEAM MENTORING & COACHING
Thrivers Integrative One-on-One Mentoring packages are also available to companies of all sizes with each package consisting of 6-24 sessions typically meeting every two to four weeks. Meetings occur globally by phone or web conferencing with in-person options available in the Raleigh/Durham/Chapel Hill area.
MORE ABOUT TIM OAKLEY
I have over 30 years as an executive in both public and private companies in the high technology areas of saas, enterprise software, internet, digital media & mobile communications. I have had the good fortune of partnering with amazing people and have conducted $1 billion in financial transactions/exits, including three successes in the Triangle (Appia, iContact, and Opensite each exceeding $100M exits) and Cherwell Software in Colorado a KKR backed company that exited for hundreds of millions in value.
While involved in several activities my primary efforts are currently invested as a principal at Thrivers Integrative Mentoring and an executive with Prudent Growth Partners.
Thrivers is a framework for business leaders to balance the demands of leading high growth organizations without losing the rest of their lives. Thrivers uniquely combines all the dimensions of a leader’s life including business, family, relationships, health, and spirituality to achieve a high-performance, integrated lifestyle.
Prudent Growth Partners is a $400+ million commercial real estate investment company based in Chapel Hill, North Carolina with the goal of building relationships with other like-minded investors who wish to earn above market returns by investing in commercial real estate.
I have provided operational and financial leadership to fast growth start-ups with little revenue and employees to companies with billions in revenue, global operations and over 15,000 employees. Prior to iContact in 2005, I was the CFO of CipherTrust (Now McAfee), and held various financial executive positions with OpenSite Technologies (Oracle), Broadband Technologies, MCI (Now Verizon), and Coopers & Lybrand (Now PWC) where he earned his CPA.
I serve on multiple boards/advisory boards including CData who recently completed 140M Series B round , Candle Science, Grow Fragrance and BombBomb, consult with start-ups, lead an eighteen month integrative mentoring program for professionals/entrepreneurs and provide executive coaching at the Carolina Clinic Executive Wellness Center at UNC Hospital. I am a licensed therapist and a Certified Coach through Duke University’s Center for Integrative Medicine.
I earned an MBA from Emory University, have an undergraduate degree in accounting from East Carolina University (Magna Cum Laude) and an a CPA. In addition to my coaching certification from Duke, I have a Master of Arts in Counseling (Magna Cum Laude) and completed my clinical work at the Center for Psychological & Family Services in Chapel Hill, NC. I am a native of Durham, NC where I now live with my wife and two sons.