Sam Parr

updated 07 Aug 2023

Sam Parr is an entrepreneur and business executive. He is the founder and CEO of The Hustle, a media company that publishes a daily newsletter and produces events and podcasts. He is also the founder of a venture fund and accelerator program called Hustle Fund. Prior to starting The Hustle, Sam co-founded and led a number of other companies and has been known as a strong advocate for the Hustle and Growth Marketing. He is currently the co-host of the My First Million Podcast with Shaan Puri.

Net Worth

Sam aquirred net worth of $22 million by the age of 31, which primarily came from the sale of his news letter "The Hustle" to Hubspot. How he retired by Age 31 with over 20 Million

While the sale of the hustle is Sam's most public achievement, he has alluded to angel investments, airbnbs, and other investments that are doing well for him, so his net worth could be well north of $22 Million. He has also stated how he plans to make $100 million dollars in the next 10 years.

How I plan to make $100 million in the next 10 years

Sam Parrs VC Fund


A Discussion on Sam and Shaan's Recent Investments| 2022

Personal Life

Sam has been married for 10+ years to his wife Sara. He splits time between Austin and Brooklyn and aspires to live in Brooklyn but often complains about how expensive it would be if he were to FATFire there. Prior to Austin he spent many years in San Francisco and speaks to value of the Entruepenurial spirit of the bay area. His wife Sara was an earlier employee at AirBNB and made her first Million on their IPO a few months prior to Sam making his first Million.

How Sam uses KPI's to have a healthy Marriage



Selling the Hustle

I Sold my company...Heres what I did wrong

Interview With Hasan Minaj

Interview With Hasan Minaj

Intro, Ted Turner, Sacrifices Worth it?

Anti MBA, Big Cities, Sports, Ariel Helwani

Cross Country Motorcycle Trip, Seeking New Experiences, How to Manifest

Quitting, Energy, Austin/NYC, Becoming Sober, Almost hired at AirBNB, Chip on Shoulder

Early Hustle Days, Copythat, Hypnotherapy, Ross Ulbricht

Crypto, Craigslist Office, Manifestation of $20m by 30

Online Life Balance, Getting Fit, Meeting Shaan Puri, Successful People

Sam's Weird Habits, Psychedelics, Getting Knocked Out

Modern Cigarettes, Big Restaurant Energy, Meeting his Wife, More Successful People

On Criminal Behavior, The Right Spouse, Asking Questions

Less is More, America, 80-year-old Sam's advice to Present Day Sam