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Former HyreCar executives to bolster carsharing pioneer’s best-in-class leadership team, further strengthens synergies for global carsharing leadership
Symbiotic transaction accelerates path to profitability and fortifies Company’s carsharing leadership position
Getaround anticipates that the acquisition will contribute up to $75 million of run-rate annualized Gross Booking Value and positive Adjusted EBITDA, accelerating its path to profitability
Transaction is expected to be synergistic as Getaround expands its global market footprint
Following recent news of industry competitor’s plans to shut down access to third-party vendors including CarSync, Getaround is ramping up its onboarding incentives
Industry pioneer and world’s first connected carsharing marketplace is offering new U.S. guests up to $100 in savings
Adds vehicles across the city as part of NYC DOT carshare program
Providing shared mobility options through Getaround’s innovative technology and all-digital experience, allowing for accessible, convenient and affordable carsharing
Proactive actions will optimize Getaround’s cost structure in response to near-term macroeconomic uncertainty, while maintaining focus on innovation and sustainable, profitable growth
Estimates cost savings of $25 million - $30 million on annualized run-rate basis
Former Facebook and Google Executive Joins Carsharing Leader
Getaround common stock and warrants to list on the NYSE today under the symbols “GETR” and “GETR.WS”
Getaround to ring the Opening Bell at the NYSE on public market debut
The pioneer of the digital carsharing transformation raises approximately $225 million
Launched in San Francisco in 2011, Getaround has expanded across the United States and seven European countries with 1.7 million unique worldwide guests.
Carsharing Leader Will Provide Atlanta-Area Voters with Discounted Transportation for In-Person Voting and Ballot Dropoff Through December 6
Tom Alderman succeeds Laura Onopchenko as CFO; Ravi Narula will join as Director and Audit Committee Chair upon closing of the transaction
Special meeting to approve business combination scheduled for December 7, 2022
Provides Voters with Discounted Transportation on Election Eve and Election Day
50% Discounts Available on the Getaround App for the First 10,000 Carsharing Guests Booking for November 7-8
Travelers in Top U.S. Cities Searching on KAYAK Now Able to Book Cars on the Getaround Platform;
Easily Unlocking Cars and Trucks with Their Phones
Up to $1,200 in per car rebate incentives available for Getaround car owners seeking to build vehicle fleets.
The carsharing platform spoke alongside Lincoln Restler about ongoing sustainability and transportation efforts in New York City at a press conference on Tuesday
First of its kind public-private partnership provides shared mobility options for Salem community members through accessible and affordable car sharing
Shared mobility options for Seattle community members through accessible and affordable carsharing
Getaround and InterPrivate II Acquisition Corp. (“InterPrivate”) (NYSE: IPVA), a publicly-traded special purpose acquisition company, entered into a definitive business combination agreement that will result in Getaround becoming a public company upon completion of the transaction. At closing, Getaround expects to be listed on the NY Stock Exchange under GETR.
Getaround Founder and Executive Chairman Sam Zaid Returns to Chief Executive Officer Role
Getaround’s launch grants access to previously unavailable carsharing services in both metro and rural areas to address transportation needs of island locals
World’s leading digital carsharing marketplace commits to sustainable mobility by devoting platform entirely to electric vehicles
Report directs Secretary of Defense to study the logistics and potential benefits of Peer-to-Peer (P2P) carsharing for servicemembers.
New promotion creates a lucrative opportunity for aspiring business owners to start generating income with Getaround as carsharing demand spikes
Getaround, the leading connected car-sharing platform, and Blueground, the global proptech company, have teamed up to offer exclusive promotions to eligible guests.
Guests can now book shared cars on Getaround through the WKND platform to access transportation in and around New York City and Los Angeles.
World's leading digital carsharing marketplace and leading global energy operator team to provide access to critical services for shared vehicles and their users
A successful pilot program has resulted in the expansion from 40 car-share parking spaces up to 250 on local streets and in municipal lots throughout Boston.
With Car Sharing Going Mainstream, Getaround Offers Comprehensive Tools and Support for Those Looking to Grow Their Fleets
Getaround,the world’s largest connected car sharing marketplace, has appointed Karim Bousta as its Chief Executive Officer (CEO), who previously served as the company’s President and Chief Operating Officer (COO). He succeeds Getaround Founder and longtime CEO, Sam Zaid, who has assumed a new role as ExecutiveChairman, working alongside Bousta.
Investment comes as company's revenue rebounds from initial decline and experiences significant growth amid continuing pandemic. Company to strengthen leadership position and target profitability with new funding. Four executive hires support growth and demonstrate company commitment to culture and diversity.
Getaround's Series D financing will enable it to scale its patented keyless carsharing model and expand the company's industry-leading partnerships
Leader in carsharing to expand footprint and advance its technology and connected car platform enabling people everywhere to share cars
Car-sharing leader provides car owners with opportunity to earn money by renting out their cars to people in the community
App Would Allow New Yorkers to Share Privately-Owned Cars With People Nearby and Earn Income
Getaround to acquire the Bay Area's original carsharing company from owner-operator Carma
Technology and financial services integration backed by strategic investment
Featured as One of the Top Ten Automotive Startups of 2015-recognized for making cars safer, more accessible, and more exciting.
Leading carsharing company Getaround, today announced the launch of it's on-demand carsharing service in Chicago and its participation in a federally funded study of peer-to-peer carsharing in the city through a partnership with the Shared-Use Mobility Center (SUMC) and the Center for Neighborhood Technology (CNT).
D.C. Residents Have New Way To Unlock Their Car's Value Through Sharing
Strategic Investment Led by AutoTrader, Kelley Blue Book, and Manheim Auctions.
Project will expand carsharing across San Francisco, promises to reduce parking congestion, improve environment & boost local economy.
Instant trips powered by car technology drive 90% of marketplace activity
Celebrates new app with Tesla Model S available on-demand.
Windy City Residents Have New Way to Travel Around Town by Sharing Cars with Community
Additional Investors Include Marissa Mayer, A-Grade Investments and Innovation Endeavors
Peer-to-peer car sharing market leader shows momentum with new growth
Through Federally-Funded Study, Owners and Renters Can Receive Incentives of up to $300
Latest Expansion Will Unite the Community of Austin to Reduce Traffic, Emissions and Cost of Car Ownership While Providing Residents a Variety of Car Choices
Investorsinclude Michael Arrington’s CrunchFund, Netflix founder Marc Randolph, Redpoint Ventures, and Vivi Nevo, Time Warner’s largest shareholder
New Getaround Carkit™, Integrated iPhone App, and Top-Rated Insurance Make Car Sharing Safe and Accessible to Both Car Owners and Renters
One of the most rapidly growing areas in the technology sector are firms that operate a shared service business model.
The Community of Makers Experience Person-to-Person Car Sharing First Hand