Moving Together on New Year’s Eve
What happens when millions of people come together on one night looking for safe, reliable rides? We learned that in many ways, we all move together. From Cape Town to Paris to San Francisco, we all celebrate in similar ways: from when we head out to celebrate, to when we head home (except for the late-night partiers in Paris).
In the last year we added more than 200 cities to the Uber network. This New Year’s Eve, a team of more than 2,000 employees and hundreds of thousands of incredible driver partners worked around the clock to deliver two million safe, reliable rides.
So here’s to 2015: a big, bold new year. Thank you for including us on your journeys—we’re so glad you’ve joined us for ours.
We’re excited to launch Payment Rewards — a way to discover, track, and redeem rewards right in the Uber app. We’re kicking it off with Capital One®, where every 10th ride is free (up to $15) when you pay with a Quicksilver® or QuicksilverOne® card through March 2017.
Today, I’m excited to announce that Arianna Huffington will join Uber’s board. For those of us who know Arianna, it’s clear she knows a thing or two about being an entrepreneur. As the founder and editor-in-chief of The Huffington Post, she’s built one of the most successful, innovative media companies in the world… from scratch. […]