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We're on a mission to help anyone become a powerful writer.

Outwrite is a small startup with big dreams. Here's our story so far

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The Outwrite founders, Nick and Craig, wearing red GradeProof shirts

Outwrite started as a simple idea

What if your spell checker was actually intelligent? What if it could fix more than grammatical errors?

The first version of gradeproof.com displayed on a laptop together with our mascot, Gavin the GradeProof monkey

We built an AI writing assistant

Apart from grammar checking, GradeProof (as it was known) suggested stylistic and structural improvements

Members of the Outwrite team standing on outdoor stairs

We've been growing ever since

Since launching in 2015, we've grown from one platform to five; from two employees to nine; and from one user to over 1 million.

The numbers (so far)







Meet the team

We're a bunch of developers, marketers, and support reps based in Sydney, Australia

Theo Evrard

Theo Evrard

Software Engineer - Full‑stack

Nick Hough

Nick Hough

Co-Founder & CEO

Julie Lassabliere

Julie Lassabliere

Customer Success & Marketing

Nadine Nguyen

Nadine Nguyen

Software Engineer - Front‑end

Craig Sketchley

Craig Sketchley

Co-Founder & CTO

Osama Waseem

Osama Waseem

Software Engineer - Machine Learning

A message from us

At Outwrite, we acknowledge the Traditional Custodians of country throughout Australia where we live and work. We pay our respects to their Elders past and present, and extend that respect to all Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples today.

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For general enquiries, contact help@outwrite.com.

For press and partnership enquiries, contact us at media@outwrite.com

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