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Lyft Revenue, Funding, Number of Employees, Competitors and Acquisitions

LYFT CEO

Logan Green

Co-Founder & CEO

Logan Green

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Lyft was founded in 2012 and its headquarters is located in San Francisco, California, USA. Lyft has $1.5B in revenue and 1600 employees. Lyft's top competitors are Uber, GroundLink and mytaxi.

Lyft Competitive Set

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LyftLyft ceo

Logan Green

Co-Founder & CEO

66/100
1Uber ceoUber

Dara Khosrowshahi

CEO

81/10013,500$14B$6.5B
2GroundLink ceoGroundLink

Elizabeth Carisone

CEO

60/100137
$49.8M
3mytaxi ceomytaxi

Andrew Pinnington

CEO

84/100292$13M$3M
4Ola ceoOla

Bhavish Aggarwal

Co-Founder & CEO

73/1006,000$2.9B$150M
5Easy Taxi ceoEasy Taxi

Dennis Wang

CEO

75/100300$76.9M$1.4M
6Careem ceoCareem

Mudassir Sheikha

Co-Founder & CEO

75/100918$571.7M$175M
7Grab ceoGrab

Anthony Tan

Co-Founder & CEO

67/1002,252$4.1B$222.5M
8Cabify ceoCabify

Juan De Antonio

Founder & CEO

86/100240$408M$35.5M

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Lyft Acquisitions

COMPANY ACQUIRED ACQUISITION DATEAMOUNTDESCRIPTION
Datascore IncDatascore IncAug 2017undisclosedDataScore is a provider of marketing strategy, campaign execution, customer acquisition and brand engagement solutions for businesses.
YesGraph, Inc.YesGraph, Inc.Aug 2017undisclosedYesGraph provides machine learning based social graph analysis solutions for brands and businesses to invite, refer and acquire new users and employees.
FinitePaths IncFinitePaths IncMar 2017undisclosedFinitePaths is an online application that allows users to view and post the questions and answers.
CamojiCamojiJun 2015undisclosedCamoji is a mobile application that lets the user to create animated photos and share it via messenger.
Leo Me, Inc.Leo Me, Inc.Jun 2015undisclosedLeo is a mobile based application that enables users to share text, photos and videos.
Rover.comRover.comJul 2014undisclosedRover is a web and mobile-based application that provides pet services including in-home dog boarding and pet sitting.
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Lyft has acquired 7 companies.Lyft's latest acquisition was Datascore Inc in Aug 2017. DataScore is a provider of marketing strategy, campaign execution, customer acquisition and brand engagement solutions for businesses.

Lyft Funding History

Since Lyft was founded in 2012, it has participated in 9 rounds of funding. In total Lyft has raised $3.9B. Lyft's last funding round was on Oct 2017 for a total of $1.5B

ROUNDFUNDING DATE AMOUNTINVESTORS
EquityOct 2017$1.5BCapitalG
Series GApr 2017$600MAlibabaAndreesen HorowitzDidi ChuxingRakuten IncJanus Capital Group IncKKR & CoInMotion Ventures
Series FJan 2016$500MGeneral Motors Co.

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Lyft News

Lyft: Missing Uber, Lyft driver called 911 before disappearing in Los Angeles, family saysPolice are searching for a missing Uber and Lyft driver who had called 911 the day after he was last seen in downtown Los Angeles, his family said.Fox News
Lyft: Police seeking Uber and Lyft driver missing since SundayPolice are asking for the public's help in finding Joshua Thiede, a 29-year-old Uber and Lyft driver who was last seen Feb. 11 near the 1000 block of Wilshire Boulevard.Thiede is Caucasian, 6 feet tall and 170 pounds, with brown hair and blue eyes, according to the Los Angeles Police Department....Los Angeles Times
Lyft: Lyft shops for drivers on used-car lotsLyft has turned to a unlikely partner to find drivers: used-car dealerships. The ride-hailing giant announced this month that it is teaming with the National Independent Automobile Dealers Association, a trade group for independent used-vehicle dealers, to pair potential drivers with cars. Lyft will pay dealerships for successful references, let drivers' earnings go directly to [...]Techtly
Lyft: How Taxing Uber and Lyft Could Fix City TrafficWIRED columnist Felix Salmon on how a traffic tax on ride-sharing services would be more effective than congestion pricing.WIRED
Lyft Blog Los Angeles: Turn Heads with #FlyWhip ModeThis weekend, we're honoring the top basketballers in town with some truly iconic rides - the kind of cars fit for an all-star.If you're in Los Feliz, Silverlake, Echo Park, Santa Monica, DTLA, Hollywood, or West Hollywood between 8 PM and 1 AM this Friday and Saturday, request a Fly Whip and you could roll out in the sweetest wheels. With rides this hot, longer ETAs are possible. But imagine your friends faces when you make an entrance in a 1965 Chevy Impala, a Lincoln Town Car, or a Rolls-Royce Ghost.Fly Whip Mode will be available:Friday night: 8 PM-1 AMSaturday night: 8 PM-1 AMTo ride in a fly whip, just follow these easy steps:1. When you're in one of the coverage areas, you'll see the mode2. Tap 'Request Fly Whip' and enter your pickup point3. Impress your friends and get ready for selfiesCheck out these iconic cars before they hit the roadStop by Angel City Brewery and grab a happy hour brew at our Parking Lot Party on Friday, February 16 from 4-7 PM. The cars will be shining, the tunes playing, and the beers flowing. Then opt into #FlyWhip Mode to order your Lyft ride. Lyft Blog
Lyft: DIA Could Be Missing Out On Uber, Lyft RevenueThe Denver International Airport could be losing out on revenue from Uber and Lyft after a city audit revealed where the ride-sharing services could be shorting the airport.CBS DENVER
Lyft Blog Roll Out with Lyft and Baltimore Bike Share For nearly a decade, Lyft has been on a mission to improve people's lives with the world's best transportation. In Baltimore, this means working to provide city residents with access to multiple modes of transportation.That's why we're excited to announce the start of our three-year partnership with Baltimore Bike Share. We'll be providing Baltimore City residents with five co-located transportation hubs. As a national first, each hub will also serve as designated Lyft pickup and drop-off zones. You'll find our hubs at Baltimore Visitor Center, National Aquarium, Shot Tower Metro, Harbor East and Hopkins Place. If you're cycling further afield, you can find a map of the bike share stations here.To get you going, Baltimore Bike Share if offering Lyft riders one-month free bike share membership.Follow these steps to claim your membership:1. Download the Baltimore Bikeshare App or log into Bmorebikeshare.com2. Click 'Buy a Monthly Pass' and complete the registration form.3. Enter promo code LYFT at the checkout.Lyft Blog
Lyft Blog Here's to you, MVPCongratulations, you're one our inaugural most valued passengers (MVP)!We started the MVP program so we could recognize Portland's top Lyft riders. Now you're MVP, you can score exclusive deals and freebies such as half-price appetizers, BOGO ice cream sandwiches, and even a free pint of beer.Becoming an MVP is easy - just keep doing what you do, ride with Lyft.At the beginning of each month, we'll determine the 1,000 Portland passengers with the most rides taken the month before, and send them an email to let them know they've reached MVP status. You got our MVP mail because you're one of our January MVPs. If you're a February MVP, you can expect an email with your MVP status at the beginning of March.To access your exclusive specials, just show your MVP email and your ID at the participating businesses below. (Hint: Keep your MVP email, you'll need it to keep unlocking your discounts!)Bar Muselet (inside event space Function on NW 23rd)Buy one glass of wine, get one freeBreakside Brewery (all three locations) 10% off checkDeschutes Brewery (Portland Pub)Free pretzel with $20 spendL'Angolo Estate Winery (Dundee, OR)2 tastings for the price of 1Moloko Bar (N. Mississippi St.)Free chips and salsa with purchaseNo Vacancy Lounge (SW 1st location)50% off coverRuby Jewel (all three locations)Buy one ice cream sandwich, get one freeSeasons and Regions (SW Portland)50% off two appetizersSmall Bar PDX (inside event space Function on NW 23rd)Buy one beer, get one freeWidmer Brothers (N. Portland Pub)Free pintWe'll be adding new deals weekly so keep checking back with this blog to see your new offers.Lyft Blog
Lyft: Facebook to work with groups like Lyft and Save the Children in crisesFacebook has announced that it will begin to allow Pages for organizations and businesses to post in its Community Help section to offer support for people in times of crisis. Some of the groups that Facebook will be working with include Chase, Direct Relief, Lyft, International Medical Corps and Save the Children, which will all...The post Facebook to work with groups like Lyft and Save the Children in crises appeared first on MobileSyrup.MobileSyrup
Lyft: Lyft's Baltimore deal turns bike sharing stops into pickup pointsUber isn't the only ridesharing outfit with an interest in bike sharing. Lyft has formed a partnership with Baltimore Bike Share that will launch hybrid pickup points and bike sharing hubs across the Maryland city. The aim, of course, is to help you...Engadget

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Lyft Headquarters

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185 Berry St Suite 5000

San Francisco, California 94107

1-855-946-7433

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Lyft Summary Information

Lyft is a transportation network company that helps commuters to share rides with friends, classmates and coworkers. Lyft was founded in 2012. Lyft's headquarters is located in San Francisco, California, USA 94107. It has raised 3.9B in 9 rounds. The latest round was in Oct 2017. Some of Lyft's investors include CapitalG, Alibaba and Andreesen Horowitz. Lyft's Co-Founder & CEO, Logan Green, currently has an approval rating of 66%. 48% of the Owler community believes Lyft will get acquired. Lyft has an estimated 1.6K employees and an estimated annual revenue of 1.5B.

Lyft's Co-Founder & CEO, Logan Green, currently has an approval rating of 66%. Lyft's primary competitors are  Uber GroundLink mytaxi.

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