Let us introduce ourselves...

MindSumo connects companies with a community of 300,000 college students to work on challenges that impact the world. Companies host challenges for creative ideas and insights, as well as the ability to hire stand-out performers. Students participate for real-world experience, cash prizes, and job opportunities. So far, students from over 3,000 universities have submitted work through over 1,000 challenges from 400 companies (including 75+ of the Fortune 500)!

MindSumo was founded in 2011 and is located in San Francisco, CA. The company participated in StartX, the Stanford Student Startup Accelerator, and launched at Stanford in February 2012. We're backed by some of the top investors in Silicon Valley, including Voyager Capital, Google Ventures, Data Collective, and StartFund.

We work with a LOT of great companies...

Business companies
"These guys were scary smart and creative!"
Brown Forman Cheryl Small: Director of Consumer and Retail Insights - Brown Forman
"Our way of thinking about knowledge management was turned 90 degrees by your Millennials"
Smucker&#39s Olga Patel: Senior Manager, Open Innovation - Big Heart Pet Brands (Smucker’s)
"The responses are provocative, original, thoughtful, inspiring and often quite detailed... and the minimal cost to our team of this innovative study would shock you"
Cushman & Wakefield Alex Cohen: Senior Director, Commercial Brokerage - Cushman & Wakefield
"MindSumo allows us to tap into a new high-quality source of innovation quickly and easily."
Wells Enterprises Christopher Kuo: Senior Manager, Digital Innovation - American Express

Let's Do Big Things Together...