Company Overview

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Founded:
2007
Founders:
Marcus Cohn, Logan Green, Matt Van Horn, John Zimmer
Employees:
180
Headquarters:
San Francisco, CA
Funding:
$332.5M
Categories:
Transportation, Collaborative Consumption, Peer-to-Peer, College Campuses, Software
Description:
Lyft is an app that lets its users request friendly, safe, affordable transportation.

Detailed Description

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Your friend with a car™

Lyft is a friendly, safe, and affordable transportation option. Download the app for iPhone or Android and request a ride with the tap of a button; a friendly driver will arrive in minutes to take you where you need to go. Lyft community drivers are background-checked and interviewed to offer the best ride experience in the city! Lyft is currently available in more than 20 cities across the country; to see the list of Lyft's markets, please visit www.lyft.com/cities.

Current Team (11)

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Past Team (7)

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Funding Rounds (6) - $332.5M

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Board Members and Advisors (2)

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Products (1)

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    Lyft

    Lyft is a friendly, safe, and affordable transportation option. Just tap a button and in minutes...

Acquisitions (1)

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Investors (12)

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    Founders Fund

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    Third Point Ventures

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    K9 Ventures

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Offices/Locations (1)

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  • Lyft HQ

    548 Market St.

    San Francisco, CA 94104

    USA

Competitors (3)

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Images (2)

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