Stephan was recognized in February 2020 as a World's Top 101 Coaching LEader by the WHRC and Coaching Summit. Stephan’s diverse work in technology, venture capital, education technology, and hospitality has earned him several personal and team recognitions.
Stephan was a 2019 Future of Leadership Salon thought leader and under his leadership, the Human Innovation Garage was recognized in 2018 as a Top 30 Innovative visionary small business in the United States. In 2012 Thieringer was awarded the World Education Award for “Visionary
Leadership In Impacting Economic Development”. This global impact award recognizes visionary leaders and the introduction of innovative learning technologies and business models.
Thieringer was a MIT Global Strategy advisor from 2005 until 2012 and an ELES Africa Ambassador in 2011. He was named a 2008 CXO finalist of the MTLC Leadership Award, being selected as one of the State’s Leaders in Innovation and Economic Impact. In 2008 Stephan was presented with the acclaimed USDLA Mobile Innovations Award, recognizing innovative platform technologies in support of long-distance, asynchronous and online learning.
Stephan is a Forbes™ Council Member, a TIE Charter Member, and he dedicates his personal time to several non-profit organizations such as Founder Institute and also engages on various executive boards. Stephan is a native of Stuttgart, Germany and currently resides in Boston.
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"Stephan is great at interrogating ideas, listening, and providing tough feedback that is always constructive."L.C. National Non Profit Social Impact CEO
"Stephan is a dynamic and passionate professional with the power and ability to immediately captivate an individual or audience. He infuses his heart and energy into his work which brings a new element and perspective to every situation and outcome. Stephan is one of my most trusted advisors and always takes the time to invest in those he brings under his wing. "SJ.C. Foundation Manager
"Stephan is generous with his time but makes sure he delivers you the most relevant advice for whatever stage your company is in. He has done it all."S.C. Serial Entrepreneur