Founder & CEO
Mike Culver is the Founder & CEO of 1ROW. Mike combines experience working with early stage companies, assisting governments develop public-private partnerships, and building marketing campaigns for social enterprises. He has worked with industry leaders such as the World Economic Forum, US Conference of Mayors, Door Dash, London Stock Exchange, Smithsonian Institution, Care International, and the U.S. Soccer Foundation. Mike also serves as a Principal at 4POINT4, an athleisure company dedicated to using sport to improve communities. Prior to launching 1Row, Mike co-founded Medora Ventures in 2012 which he operated until the company’s acquisition in 2019. Mike previously worked at the President's Council on Fitness, Sports and Nutrition and the BGR Group. He graduated from the University of Virginia, where he was a two-time NCAA national champion in lacrosse and earned honors as an Academic All American and NCAA DOY. As a Major League Lacrosse (MLL) player, Mike was recognized as an All Star and New Balance Sportsman of the Year. He graduated from the Executive Program in Social Enterprise at the Stanford Business School. Mike lives in Boston with his wife, Jessica, their son, Isaac, and cat, Raoul.