About Us

Helping hustlers grow since 2011

AppSumo was created with one idea in mind:
the tools you need to grow your business shouldn’t put you out of business.




Number of Deals Ran


Number of Startups Launched


$ Reinvested into Startups

$500M +

Savings For Our Customers

How AppSumo Works

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We find and partner with the hottest tech companies.

We're talking Evernote, MailChimp, Depositphotos...just to name a few.

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You get access to insane deals on their products.

But don't sleep on it! Our deals sell out within a couple weeks.

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You save thousands of dollars.

And build up a full arsenal of tools to grow your business.

Our Story

Who We Are

AppSumo was started by serial online entrepreneur Noah Kagan — in his mom’s basement. Today, AppSumo is home to some of the best-looking and smartest (not to mention most humble) techies Austin, Texas has ever seen.

What We Do

We work hard each day to ensure that our customers and partners are saving & making money in their business. By partnering with the hottest start-ups & companies, we provide our community with incredible and affordable software solutions for every stage of the entrepreneurial journey.

Why We Do What We Do

We do it all for the tacos. We’ve helped launch hundreds of start-ups over the years and have given new hustlers access to cutting-edge tools to grow their business. We’ve been called your “most productive addiction” — and we love it.

Meet The Team

Noah Kagan

Chief Sumo at Sumo Group

Chad Boyda

Chief Technology Officer

Ayman Al-Abdullah


Olman Quesada

Head of Business Development

Chris Schelzi

Director of Briefcase

Chandler Thompson

Head of Engineering

Jeff Lurie

Sr. Business Development

Nick Christensen

Director of Paid Acquisition

Ilona Abramova

Director of Content

Chris Grullon


Marco Pineda

Software Engineer

Vanessa Yepes

Director of Operations

Chrystie Vachon

Content Strategist

Julien Nguyen

Product Designer

Mel Reyes

Success Manager

Brian Presley

Sr. Software Engineer

Candice Murray

Customer Support


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Looking To Partner With Us?

We partner with over a hundred companies every year. If you think you’re a good fit, fill out an application for our team to review.

Partner Application

Join Our Team

We’re always looking for people who can help turn our mission into a reality. Check out our Careers page to see currently available positions.

AppSumo Careers