Pricing

Client Pricing

Self Search

Search the Bolster platform for flexible executive talent on your own

$0 upfront fee
Includes one complimentary onboarding session
20% fee on top of member compensation up to 12 months
$10,000 if hired within 12 months
Assisted Search

Engage Bolster to conduct the search, provide a slate of flexible executives, confirm availability, and make introductions

$2,500 upfront fee
20% fee on top of member compensation up to 12 months
$10,000 if hired within 12 months
Full-Time Sourcing

Engage Bolster to provide a slate of full-time executive candidates

$20,000 - 50% upfront and 50% with candidate introductions

Custom rates may apply for larger/more complex searches

Board Search

Engage Bolster to fill an independent board director seat

50% up front and 50% on selection:
  • Company <$2mm revenue = $5,000 total
  • Company between $2-10mm in revenue = $10,000 total
  • Company between $10-25mm in revenue = $20,000 total
  • Company >$25mm in revenue = $30,000 total

Bolster Prime Pricing

Bolster Prime

18-month subscription for programmatic mentoring, matching a startup CEO with a seasoned CEO or operator to learn the art of scaling as a CEO

Pre-Seed:

  • $1,250/month for first 6-months, $2,500 thereafter
  • 1.5% - 3% equity based on company stage and goals

Seed (sub $750k round):

  • $1,750 for first 6-monhts, $2,500 thereafter
  • 1% or $100k in equity, 3-month cliff vesting

Seed ($1mm+ round):

  • $2,500/month
  • $100k in equity, 3-month cliff vesting

Series A:

  • $4,000/month
  • $100k in equity, 3-month cliff vesting

Subscription fees and equity are shared with the Bolster Prime Mentor

Discounts available for select VC portfolios and multiple searches.

Please note, as outlined in our Terms of Service, if you source an executive through Bolster, you agree that you will not circumvent the required fees by using Member profiles and information to contract with Members outside the Bolster relationship.