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Kango

Kango is a mobile application that allows parents to hire transportation service for their children. Read more

Sara Schaer's photo - Co-Founder & CEO of Kango

Co-Founder & CEO

Sara Schaer

CEO Approval Rating

87/100

Founded:

2012

Status:

PrivateIndependent Company

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HopSkipDrive has been one of Kango's top competitors. HopSkipDrive was founded in 2014, and is headquartered in Los Angeles, California. HopSkipDrive competes in the Application Software industry. HopSkipDrive generates $1.5M more revenue vs. Kango.

Zum is a top competitor of Kango. Zum is a Private company that was founded in San Mateo, California in 2014. Like Kango, Zum also competes in the Application Software industry. Zum has 125 more employees vs. Kango.

Carpool-Kids is perceived as one of Kango's biggest rivals. Carpool-Kids was founded in 2014, and its headquarters is in California, California. Carpool-Kids competes in the Internet Software field. Carpool-Kids has 15 fewer employees than Kango.

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Kango Acquisitions

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Kango Funding History

Since Kango was founded in 2012, it has participated in 1 round of funding. In total Kango has raised $3.6M. Kango's funding round was on Jun 2019 for a total of $3.6M

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Series A
Jun 2019
$3.6M

National Express LLC

Since Kango was founded in 2012, it has participated in 1 round of funding. In total Kango has raised $3.6M. Kango's funding round was on Jun 2019 for a total of $3.6M

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Kango News

July 21, 2015BUSINESS INSIDER

California regulators continue to put pressure on transportation startups

The California Public Utilities Commission announced today that it issued two cease-and-desist orders... See more »
July 30, 2014BUSINESS INSIDER

This App Creates A Digital Village To Raise A Child

They say it takes a village to raise a child, but a new app called KangaDo is bringing that idiom int... See more »

Kango Blogs

April 30, 2016KangaDo Blog

Kango Rides and Care serves San Francisco Bay Area

Does your family need safe rides - with or without childcare - for kids who are going places? Kango i... See more »
April 29, 2016KangaDo Blog

Kango app has a new look, new features for Spring!

Spring is in the air and your family has places to go! We've refreshed the Kango look-and-feel and ad... See more »
January 6, 2016KangaDo Blog

Kango: A New Name in the New Year!

Happy New Year! We wish you and your family a terrific start to 2016. 2015 was an incredible year for... See more »
May 10, 2015KangaDo Blog

3 Thoughts for a Zen Mother's Day

Happy Mother's Day to all Moms! We at KangaDo wish you a wonderful day, and commend you for all the a... See more »
April 9, 2015KangaDo Blog

5 Tips to Survive Spring Break

As parents, we all too often look up and realize that another month has gone by. Or another season! W... See more »
March 25, 2015KangaDo Blog

Why SF Parents Love Using KangaDo for Childcare & Rides

Curious about KangaDo's new Sitters & Drivers beta service? Check us out and request a KangaDo Sitter... See more »
March 12, 2015KangaDo Blog

KangaDo Sitters and Drivers Beta Service now open in San Francisco!

San Francisco parents can now directly access KangaDo's Sitters and Drivers beta service after downlo... See more »

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Kango Headquarters

31 Winfield Street

San Francisco, California94110

415-494-9957

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Kango Summary

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Overview

Kango is a mobile application that allows parents to hire transportation service for their children. Kango was founded in 2012. Kango's headquarters is located in San Francisco, California, USA 94110. It has raised 3.6M in 1 round. The latest round wa...

CEO

Kango's Co-Founder & CEO, Sara Schaer, currently has an approval rating of 87%. Kango's primary competitors are HopSkipDrive, Zum & Carpool-Kids.

Frequently Asked Questions about Kango

  1. When was Kango founded?

    Kango was founded in 2012
  2. Who is Kango's CEO?

    Kango's CEO is Sara Schaer
  3. How much revenue does Kango generate?

    Kango generates $ < 1M in revenue
  4. How much funding does Kango have?

    Kango has historically raised $3.6M in funding
  1. Where is Kango's headquarters?

    Kango's headquarters is in San Francisco California, USA
  2. How many employees does Kango have?

    Kango has 25 employees
  3. What sector does Kango operate in?

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

    Kango's top competitors are HopSkipDrive, Zum, Carpool-Kids