Sam Yagan

Co-founder & CEO of

About Sam

Sam is the co-founder & CEO of the online dating site, which was acquired by IAC/InterActiveCorp in February 2011. Sam is also a co-founder and the first Executive Director of Excelerate Labs. Prior to this, Sam was the co-founder and CEO of, Inc., maker of SparkNotes, the world’s leading brand of educational study aids. He was also the President of MetaMachine, Inc., developer and distributor of the world’s leading P2P file-sharing application, eDonkey.

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