HopSkipDrive

HopSkipDrive develops a mobile-based application that enables parents to hire transportation services for their children. Read more

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135 Followers on Owler
135 Followers on Owler

HopSkipDrive

HopSkipDrive develops a mobile-based application that enables parents to hire transportation services for their children. Read more

Joanna McFarland's photo - Co-Founder & CEO of HopSkipDrive

Co-Founder & CEO

Joanna McFarland

CEO Approval Rating

77/100

Founded:

2014

Status:

PrivateIndependent Company

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Kango is HopSkipDrive's biggest rival. Kango was founded in 2012, and is headquartered in San Francisco, California. Like HopSkipDrive, Kango also works within the Application Software sector. Kango generates $1.5M less revenue vs. HopSkipDrive.

Zum is one of HopSkipDrive's top competitors. Zum's headquarters is in San Mateo, California, and was founded in 2014. Like HopSkipDrive, Zum also works within the Application Software sector. Zum generates 120% of HopSkipDrive's revenue.

GoKid is seen as one of HopSkipDrive's top competitors. GoKid is a Private company that was founded in 2015 in Park Rapids, Connecticut. GoKid operates in the Application Software industry. Compared to HopSkipDrive, GoKid has 50 fewer employees.

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HopSkipDrive Funding History

Since HopSkipDrive was founded in 2014, it has participated in 4 rounds of funding. In total HopSkipDrive has raised $43.5M. HopSkipDrive's last funding round was on Feb 2020 for a total of $22.0M

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FUNDING DATE

AMOUNT

INVESTORS

Equity
Feb 2020
$22M

Cyrus Capital Partners

Series A
Nov 2017
$7.4M
Series A
Jan 2016
$10.2M
Seed
Jun 2015
$3.9M

Since HopSkipDrive was founded in 2014, it has participated in 4 rounds of funding. In total HopSkipDrive has raised $43.5M. HopSkipDrive's last funding round was on Feb 2020 for a total of $22.0M

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HopSkipDrive News

January 15, 2020Auto Rental News

Ride-Hailing Service for Children Launches in Las Vegas

HopSkipDrive will partner with the Clark County Department of Child and Family Services to enable tra... See more »
December 16, 2019Las Vegas Review-Journal

New ride-hailing company focuses on transporting children

HopSkipDrive aims to cater to the working parent who isn't able to take their children to extracurric... See more »
October 14, 2019Forbes

Safe Ride Share for Kids

What if kids could use ride share services to travel to their internship or get home after soccer pra... See more »
September 6, 2019GeekWire

HopSkipDrive launches 'Uber for kids' service in Seattle

A service that connects parents with vetted drivers to ferry their kids around rolled out in Seattle ... See more »
September 6, 2019The Business Journals: Seattle

Child rideshare companies launch King County services to offset school bus challenges

Zum and HopSkipDrive are forging partnerships with King County public school districts to improve stu... See more »
March 27, 2019The Business Journals

D.C. is HopSkipDrive's latest destination

A California transportation service is looking to make life easier for Greater Washington families - ... See more »
October 8, 2018School Bus Fleet

HopSkipDrive Names New Executive

Toby McGraw takes on the newly created role of senior vice president of sales. He will lead public an... See more »

HopSkipDrive Blogs

June 9, 2020HopSkipDrive Blog

COVID-Safe Ride Standards: Parent and Caregiver's Guide

Parents and caregivers’ guide to HopSkipDrive’s COVID-Safe Ride Standards. Our standards promote the... See more »
June 4, 2020HopSkipDrive Blog

In this together: Why districts need non-routine transportation partners in a post-COVID world

In the context of the dual crises of COVID-19 and the economic fallout, the primary challenge facing... See more »
June 2, 2020HopSkipDrive Blog

[Download] Reopening Planning Guide: 2020-2021 School Transportation

The School Reopening Plan: Student Transportation will take you through all potential considerations ... See more »
May 29, 2020HopSkipDrive Blog

[Webinar] Public Procurement in the Time of COVID-19 with The Mohave Purchasing Cooperative

Check out the webinar replay of Public Procurement in the Time of COVID-19, featuring The Mohave Pur... See more »
May 27, 2020HopSkipDrive Blog

In full transparency: HopSkipDrive COVID-Safe Ride Standard

HopSkipDrive Co-founder & CEO Joanna McFarland on why we're sharing our COVID-Safe Ride Standards ope... See more »
May 20, 2020HopSkipDrive Blog

Introducing #YourRide: Celebrating the HopSkipDrive CareDriver community

To help celebrate CareDrivers, we are sharing these amazing stories and CareDriver experiences on ou... See more »
May 4, 2020HopSkipDrive Blog

HopSkipDrive streamlines ed tech delivery for charter school network

HopSkipDrive CareDrivers delivered laptops to students in need for Rocky Mountain Prep Charter Netwo... See more »

HopSkipDrive Press Releases

January 27, 2021PRWeb

Innovative Youth Transportation Solution HopSkipDrive Launches in Spokane

HopSkipDrive brings COVID-Safe rides to Spokane schools and youth(PRWeb January 27, 2021)Read the ful... See more »
August 11, 2020PRWeb

HopSkipDrive, safe youth transportation solution, adds two members to Safety Advisory Board to address new challenges

Newest additions bring medical, public health outcomes and safe alternative student transportation ex... See more »
May 12, 2020PRWeb

HopSkipDrive, Leader in Safe Youth Transportation, Sets COVID-Safe Ride Standards for Youth Transportation

Youth transportation solution implements first-in-market measures for optimal safety(PRWeb May 12, 20... See more »
March 25, 2019PR Newswire

HopSkipDrive Goes Coast-to-Coast with Greater Washington Region Launch

FAIRFAX, Va., March 25, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Life is about to get a little easier for busy Beltway ar... See more »
January 31, 2019GlobalNewswire

#FundMyStreets Program Commits $50,000 to Support Road Safety in Nashville & St. Louis

Zendrive, Lyft, Uber, Together for Safer Roads, Safety Leaders Support Local Solutions to Local Probl... See more »
September 18, 2018PRWeb

'Uber For Kids' is Finally Here and Busy Parents in Denver Can Try it For Free

HopSkipDrive is a car ride-service (like Lyft and Uber) for kids 6+ who need to go when their parents... See more »
September 18, 2017PRWeb

HopSkipDrive Releases Second Annual Survey on State of Back to School Transportation in America

Findings reveal child transportation logistics cause real stress for parents, and amount to hours equ... See more »

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HopSkipDrive Headquarters

P.O. Box 21-423

Los Angeles, California90021

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HopSkipDrive Summary

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Overview

HopSkipDrive develops a mobile-based application that enables parents to hire transportation services for their children. HopSkipDrive was founded in 2014. HopSkipDrive's headquarters is located in Los Angeles, California, USA 90021. It has raised 43....

CEO

HopSkipDrive's Co-Founder & CEO, Joanna McFarland, currently has an approval rating of 77%. HopSkipDrive's primary competitors are Kango, Zum & GoKid.

Website

hopskipdrive.com

Frequently Asked Questions about HopSkipDrive

  1. When was HopSkipDrive founded?

    HopSkipDrive was founded in 2014
  2. Who is HopSkipDrive's CEO?

    HopSkipDrive's CEO is Joanna McFarland
  3. How much revenue does HopSkipDrive generate?

    HopSkipDrive generates $2.5M in revenue
  4. How much funding does HopSkipDrive have?

    HopSkipDrive has historically raised $43.5M in funding
  1. Where is HopSkipDrive's headquarters?

    HopSkipDrive's headquarters is in Los Angeles California, USA
  2. How many employees does HopSkipDrive have?

    HopSkipDrive has 80 employees
  3. What sector does HopSkipDrive operate in?

    HopSkipDrive is in Application Software
  4. Who are HopSkipDrive's competitors?

    HopSkipDrive's top competitors are Kango, Zum, GoKid