Michael Brennan, CEO and Co-Founder, Stribe
Michael Brennan is the co-founder and CEO Stribe. Stribe helps organisations to listen to, engage and support their staff.
Michael originally developed the world’s first reporting and safeguarding app for children and young people called tootoot. To date, tootoot has supported over 600,000 children globally to report over 70,000 concerns of bullying, mental health and safeguarding to name but a few. Tootoot has recently been recommended and evaluated by the Department for Education and UK Government.
As a result of tootoot’s success, Michael and his team set out on a mission 2years ago to develop Stribe, which aims to help organisations of all sizes to listen, engage and support their employees. Stribe’s technology helps organisations to capture real-time employee feedback and insights and provides employees with a way to suggest new ideas, recognise colleagues and report concerns, in confidence.
Stribe, headquartered in Manchester’s Technology centre on Oxford Rd, is working with the GM Good Employment Charter and is directly funded by the Greater Manchester Combined Authority. Stribe supports organisations of all shapes and sizes across the private and public sector and Stribe’s customers include; Wigan Council, Jackson Lees Group, Newcastle United, LineUp Systems, Wigan & Leigh College and StreetGames, to name but just a few.
Michael has won a number of awards and accolades including; Forbes 30 Under 30 Entrepreneur of the Year, Tech Nation’s Rising Star 2020, Nominet Trust’s Global Tech for Good Winner and EY’s North West shortlisted Entrepreneur of the year, to name but a few.
Michael is on a mission to make organisations happier and safe places with Stribe’s award-winning team.