- Acquired by Enterprise Holdings on July 11, 2013
- Total Equity Funding
- $15M in 1 Round from 1 Investor
- San Francisco, CA
- Zimride is a rideshare program in the U.S. that connects inter-city drivers and passengers through social networking.
- John Zimmer, Rajat Suri, Logan Green, Marcus Cohn, Matt Van Horn
- SaaS, Social Network, Ride Sharing
Zimride, sold by Lyft to Enterprise in July 2013, was founded in 2007 to connect users for long-haul rides and car pooling for universities and businesses.
The service made the vast majority of its money from SaaS-based ride-matching software that was run privately through individual schools and companies. The company had more than 130 university and corporate campuses signed up to offer ride-sharing and car pooling through Zimride.
Funding Rounds (1) - $15MUpdate
Board Members and Advisors (3)Update
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