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General Information

Websiteuber.com
Blogblog.uber.com
Twitter@uber
CategoryTransportation
Employees822
Founded3/2009
DescriptionOn-demand ride service

Offices

Uber HQ
405 Howard Street
San Francisco, CA, 94105
USA

People

Co-Founder & Chairman
CEO & Co-Founder
Chief Financial Officer
Chief Product Officer
SVP of Business
Board Director
Advisor
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Uber

Uber, a San Francisco-based technology startup, is innovating at the intersection of lifestyle and logistics. Uber connects riders with safe, reliable, convenient transportation providers at a variety of price-points in cities around the world.

Recent Milestones

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    Uber added Jeff Holden as Chief Product Officer. (2/1/14)
    Posted 2/14/14 at 11:05am
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    Uber added Alex Priest as Pro Team. (11/1/13)
    Posted 12/25/13 at 2:01pm
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    Uber added Brent Callinicos as Chief Financial Officer. (9/1/13)
    Posted 9/3/13 at 1:25pm
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    Uber added Emil Michael as SVP of Business. (9/1/13)
    Posted 9/3/13 at 1:26pm
  • Dollar
    Uber received $258M in Series C funding. (8/23/13)
    Posted 8/22/13 at 7:48pm via techcrunch.com
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    Uber added Michael York as Operations & Logistics Manager. (4/1/12)
    Posted 8/4/12 at 9:47am
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    Uber received $37M in Series B funding. (12/7/11)
    Posted 12/7/11 at 3:50am via techcrunch.com
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    Uber added Max J Crowley as Senior Community Manager. (8/1/11)
    Posted 8/12/13 at 8:17pm
  • Dollar
    Uber received $11M in Series A funding. (2/14/11)
    Posted 2/14/11 at 5:55am via techcrunch.com
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    Uber received $1.25M in Angel funding. (10/15/10)
    Posted 10/15/10 at 1:53am via venturebeat.com
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    Uber added Ryan Graves as CEO & GM. (1/1/10)
    Posted 5/1/13 at 2:39am
  • Dollar
    Uber received $200k in Seed funding. (8/1/09)
    Posted 10/15/10 at 1:53am
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    Uber added Travis Kalanick as CEO & Co-Founder. (6/1/09)
    Posted 10/15/10 at 1:27am
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    Uber added Garrett Camp as Co-Founder & Chairman. (1/1/09)
    Posted 10/15/10 at 1:27am
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    Uber — Uber New One-Step Publishing Toolset Brings Web Publishing to the Masses (7/24/08)
    Posted 7/28/08 at 10:28am via redorbit.com
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    Uber added Stephen (Steve) Russell as Advisor.
    Posted 7/12/11 at 9:20am

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Uber screenshot
Above: Map View
Uploaded: 1/22/13
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Sources

  1. Citation Needed [add]
  2. UberCab raises $1.25M to end your futile search for taxis (venturebeat.com) [edit]
  3. Huge Vote Of Confidence: Uber Raises $11 million From Benchmark Capital (techcrunch.com) [edit]
  4. Travis Kalanick: Uber Raised $37M In Its Latest Round, Not $32M (techcrunch.com) [edit]
  5. Uber Confirms That It Raised $258M From Google Ventures And TPG (techcrunch.com) [edit]
  6. Uber New One-Step Publishing Toolset Brings Web Publishing to the Masses (redorbit.com) [edit]
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