Barry Stamos is CHO (Chief Heart Officer) and Co-Founder of 1heart. Barry is a Silicon Valley tech entrepreneur who evolved into a conscious capitalist using business as a force for good.
As 1heart’s ‘Love Doula’, Barry births self-love in top executives, entrepreneurs and global change makers. Together, they journey beyond their egos and deeply explore their individual and collective purpose. These Superconscious leaders upgrade their operating system to be led by the heart, not merely the mind. The result is oneness for a seamless live/work masterpiece.
Barry’s been a paid consultant and executive coach to 100+ Fortune 500 companies. Barry was the Global Practice Leader of Strategy & Innovation at Acxiom (NASDAQ: ACXM) and helped build a business unit from scratch to an exit to IPG in 2018. Barry built and sold his first startup INBOX Marketing in San Francisco to Responsys prior to their IPO and exit as a unicorn to Oracle. Barry’s the Founding Advisor to Tuft & Needle (TN.com), a boot-strapped startup that merged with Serta Simmons in 2018. Barry’s also an angel investor in Thrive Market and the Co-Founder of Superwell, Guided, and Miami made.; all share a mission to optimize life, work and community.
Barry’s early career focused on ‘mass communication’. Now that the world is connected, he believes ‘mass collaboration’ is the key to unlock humanity’s highest potential as one collective consciousness. When not playing with his two sons (Beau & Nico) and light partner (Christine), Barry enjoys being at one with Mother Nature and serving as a global citizen of planet earth.
Favorite Quote: “Love the life you live. Live the life you love.” — Bob Marley