It’s out, we’re funded.
So, it looks like the news about our funding leaked a bit early :)
To confirm, we raised $1.25MM and are excited to be working with First Round Capital and LowerCase Capital and a swath of amazing Angels.
I’ll be posting next week what this means for our growth, our team, and our service. There are so many things that we’re looking to build (and improve on). Until then, have a great weekend and ride Uber!
More info on the funding:
We’re excited to expand the Uber for Business platform beyond business travel, to include a world-class customer transportation solution, Uber Central. With Uber Central, organizations of all shapes and sizes can now easily provide on-demand, door-to-door transportation for their customers, clients, and guests.
A little over a year ago, we set out to put a new spin on an old classic–make reliable food delivery available at the tap of a button. Back then, we started by offering food in the UberEATS app from 1,000 pioneering restaurant partners in four cities. And today, more than 40,000 restaurants globally–from poke shops to pasta spots–are sharing food with customers through UberEATS. With a growing restaurant community comes more choices and more complexity. So we’re cooking up features to continue to make UberEATS easy and reliable. Here is a taste–
This flu season, we’re delivering free flu-fighting care packages across the country. When you receive a pack, you’ll have the option to request a free flu shot from a registered nurse–for up to 5 people.