From dealing with the devastating effects of childhood tragedy to struggling with anxiety, Blue Ocean Life Company’s founder Mike Coughlin’s pursuit to live a happier and healthier life has been relentless. Whether in life or in his career, Mike was forced to adapt to difficult circumstances all in pursuit of a better tomorrow for himself and others while keeping the memory of his deceased older brother as his source of inspiration.
Four-year-old Mike Coughlin (left) with late older brother, Brian.
Mike paving a new path at his favorite beach, Chapin Beach, 30 years after his brother's tragic death.
As Mike started to feel the mental health benefits of a location independent lifestyle and a non-corporate way of thinking first hand, Mike was inspired by his life events and nomadic travels to form a company whose sole purpose was to promote positive mental health, especially for those who need it most. In forming the Blue Ocean Life Co. Mike believes that his way of thinking and unique perspective on life - running contrary to many in modern day society - can inspire people to find happiness and overcome their own struggles no matter how insurmountable they may seem.