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2014: The Year of Ridesharing

ETA 18 MIN 2014 THE YE AR OF RIDESHARING ETA 6 MIN DON'T BELIEVE US? FIRST, HOW WE GOT HERE: 2009 O UBER FOUNDED ÜBER O 2010 LAUNCHES 2011 O DUIS DROP BY 10% after Uber's Seattle launch lyR LYFT O 2012 FOUNDED 12 25 Lyft cities Uber cities 6.6 MİN O Uber NYC Average Pickup Time O 1,424 Average taxi rides per month in San Francisco ZIMRIDE • 2013 Lyft officially changes name 2014 O 3.8 MÌN O 3.8 MIN Uber NYC Average Pickup Time 504O Average taxi rides per month in San Francisco SoftBank invests +64% $250 MILLION IN GRABTAXI иl $1.2 billion Uber's archrival in Southeast Asia Uber fundraising brings company valuation to $40B Uber currently averages 1.1 million ride requests per week, with 800,000 of those completed NOW, EVERYONE IS TALKING RIDESHARING IN THE PRESS IN GOOGLE SEARCHES ALONG WITH... 3K 2M. TAXIS PRIVACY 484 8100 INSURANCE 2K pood 5758 1K 1M REGULATIONS 4422 COVERAGE 2769 PRICING 1508 1708% ↑ 151% Number of times mentioned in ridesharing articles Ridesharing landed in more and more cities: PERCENTAGE GROWTH 2013 - 2014 1360% Also operational in 50+ countries Billions were invested, bringing company valuations to new highs: S408 $40B Uber $40B Lyft $700M I To put that in perspective: Southwest $28B Hertz $13.6B Whole Foods $10.7B More and more people were using ridesharing services: NEW RIDERS ADDED PER MONTH IN 2014 LYFT I.I - 1.5K UBER 6.2- 7.3K WHY THEY RIDE 35% 30% 21% 6% Avoid drinking & driving Ease of Short wait No public transit payment times option Creating more and more jobs: NEW JOBS PER MONTH IN 2014 created by Uber AVERAGE SALARY $$$ $$$ UBER $391 LYFT $27K MAY. 20,000 50,000 SEP 个 150 % TAXI $32K So what's next for ridesharing? "The taxi market in the U.S. is an $11 billion market. We're going after a $1 trillion market, which is the owning and operation of a car by every American household.." "It's a reflection of our mission to turn JOHN ZIMMER ground transportation into a seamless service. Basically make car ownership a thing of the past.." LYFT CO-FOUNDER TRAVIS KALANICK UBER CEO 2014 the Year of Ridesharing the zebra sources: ||||| uber-confirms-new-1-2b-funding-round-looks-to-asia-for-expansion/| ubers- revenue-12-times-bigger-lyfts-new-study-says/ | uber-ceo-techcrunch-disrupt/| Special thanks to TRENDKITE brought to you by brought to you by brought to you by

2014: The Year of Ridesharing

shared by TheZebra on Dec 11
Ridesharing absolutely dominated 2014—and we've crafted a handy infographic to prove it to you.


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