Postman started off as a side project by Abhinav Asthana to solve his personal pain point associated with API documentation and maintenance. In 2012, they put it up on the Chrome webstore and within few months they received more than 2000 downloads.
Postman launched officially in October 2014 and within a year they went from few thousand users to more than 3 million users and their customers include some big names like Microsoft, BBC, eBay, Sony, Box, Cisco, and IBM. They have managed to achieve these impressive numbers with a mere team size of 15 members!
Recently, Postman also received Series A Funding of $7mn from Nexus Venture Partners.
Listen up to Ankit Sobti , Co-founder & CTO of Postman talks about Building a global geeky product from India at UnPluggd, India’s biggest startup conference.