Funding Received
$332.5 Million in 6 Rounds from 15 Investors
Most Recent Funding
$250 Million Series D on April 2, 2014
Headquarters:
San Francisco, CA
Description:
Lyft is an app that lets its users request friendly, safe, affordable transportation.
Founders:
Marcus Cohn, Logan Green, Matt Van Horn, John Zimmer
Categories:
Transportation, Collaborative Consumption, Peer-to-Peer, College Campuses, Software
Website:
http://lyft.com

Company Details

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Founded:
2007
Employees:
12 in CrunchBase

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 (12)

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Past Team (9)

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Board Members and Advisors (2)

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Products (2)

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    Lyft Line

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    Lyft

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

Acquisitions (2)

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Investors (15)

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    Melo7 Tech Partners

    Melo7 Tech Partners - Investment fund founded by Carmelo Anthony and Stuart Goldfarb
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    GSV Capital

    GSV Capital is a venture capital firm investing in growth stage companies.
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    QueensBridge Venture Partners

    Venture Capital Firm
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    Coatue Management

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    Mayfield Fund

    Venture Capital Firm
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    Founders Fund

    Founders Fund is a venture capital firm investing at every stage in companies with revolutionary...
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    Andreessen Horowitz

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    Alibaba

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Offices/Locations (1)

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  • Lyft HQ

    548 Market St.

    San Francisco, CA 94104

    USA

Competitors (4)

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    Hailo

    Hailo is a mobile application that helps users find taxis and supports taxi drivers in getting...
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    GetTaxi (operating in US under brand Gett)

    GetTaxi (operating in US under brand Gett) is a mobile app for booking taxis, black cars, and...
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    Uber

    Uber is a mobile app connecting passengers with drivers for hire.
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    Side.Cr

    SideCar is a smartphone app that allows drivers with spare seats to find passengers who wish to...

Images (2)

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