The Team Driving Corporate Innovation

About Applico

Applico is the world’s first Platform Innovation® company. We provide advisory and implementation services to build, execute, and scale platform businesses alongside large, traditional enterprises. Our clients include Fortune 100 firms as well as multibillion-dollar private companies.

Founded in 2009 by Alex Moazed, Applico has worked with large enterprises for over 8 years, launching over 350 successful apps with clients like Disney, DirecTV, Google and startups backed by KKR, Andreessen Horowitz and others. It has focused solely focused on Platform Innovation® for the past 3 years creating hundreds of millions of dollars in enterprise platform value.

The Defining Book on Platforms

Modern Monopolies explains the infrastructure and techniques required to build a modern and successful tech platform business like Uber and Airbnb. The book was recently recognized as an Amazon Best-Seller and has been featured on Yahoo and Bloomberg.

Reviews

"(A) Stimulating book"

- The Financial Times

"These knuckleheads think monopolies are a good thing"

-Bloomberg

"Modern Monopolies brilliantly lays out the formula for how to get rich in the platform economy. This book will become the handbook for the next generation of business leaders."

-George F. Colony, Founder & CEO, Forrester Research

"A required read for anyone interested in building, or investing in, network-based businesses."

-Andrew Weissman, Partner, Union Square Ventures

"Modern Monopolies brilliantly reveals the secrets of the start-ups that are scaling platform businesses. A must read for any serious entrepreneur or investor."

-Olsin Hanrahan, co-founder and CEO of Handy

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