We ❤ Seattle Launch Dinner Recap!
Last Thursday night Uber hosted a fancy/intimate/ridic-fun dinner at Canlis to announce our official Seattle arrival, as well as pay our respects to the tech, business and cultural innovators who paved the way. Thanks to them, the Emerald City is a ripe landscape for our third city!
Along with a DELICIOUS dinner and cocktails, Uber held a “Garage Sale” (a.k.a. silent auction) bidding off UH-Mazing items such as:
- Be a Driver for a Night (requires getting proper licenses…our drivers gotta be legit!)
- Create your own Geofence Promo (i.e. pick 2 addresses and whenever those two locations are the start and end of trip, 50% off–Home to work? Favorite bar to mom’s? You choose.)
- Uber Treats you to be Flown out to the Chicago Launch Party (hmm…is that coming up?)
Big thank you to all who came out! You ladies and gents were a blast to hang with and we were humbled to spend the evening with you crazy cats. Check out our facebook page for more awesome pics from the night (Thanks Mike Folden- www.mikefolden.com– for snapping such PRETTY pics)!
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.