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)!
Whether you’re a freshman or a senior headed back to campus this fall, one thing is certain—you’ll need to eat. And there is nothing worse than being limited to questionable cafeteria food or taking a chance on expired leftovers in the back of the fridge. The best news? UberEATS is expanding to 30+ major college campuses by the end of the year, from Penn State to LSU to Boise State. Since we want you to focus on what you love about college and not worry about your next meal, we’re predicting the 5 times you’ll need to order UberEATS this semester.
We are excited to surpass the 100th city mark by welcoming two Brazilian cities, Rio de Janeiro and Belo Horizonte, to the UberEATS family. From Atlanta to Warsaw, people have truly embraced this easy and reliable way to discover the food they love at the push of a button. Whether that’s an Indian inspired samosa, a good old-fashioned American burger or Vietnamese pho, people in 27 countries are using UberEATS to get a taste of the world’s flavors at the push of a button.
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.