Robin chase, who co-founded zipcar in 2000, has since started french car-sharing service buzzcar, online ridesharing service goloco, and vehicular wi-fi provider veniam. Zipcar is the world's largest american membership-based car sharing and car club service offering company providing car reservations to its members, billable by the hour or day it is an alternative to traditional car rental and car ownership. Zipcar founder -- sharing economy is transforming capitalism robin chase, co-founder and former ceo of zipcar, said social networks such as twitter and facebook have played a major role in the growth of the sharing economy. karl held laura gallas ben midthun riley eichhorn zipcar: refining the business model the idea for zipcar began in 1999 when antje danielson approached robin chase with her new idea for a start up – car sharing.
Q&a: zipcar founder robin chase on open source and the collaboration economy sharing is the path of greatest value creation, says chase. Robin chase, zipcar, goloco- 24 hours of lady ada lovelace day #ald10 each hour we are featuring a woman we admire who is currently doing amazing work right in the tech/maker/art/science space woman of the hour, robin chase. A the reality is, he who finances and makes the platform sets the rules of engagement for everyone underneath and that's where there's strife the drivers are saying, wow, uber gets to change the rules q how serious are the gig economy's labor problems a this form of labor is going to happen no matter what. This is the story of buzzcar told by robin chase, buzzcar’s founder she describes buzzcar as a “peers inc” company in a peers inc business, individuals provide services and products on a platform for participation that’s provided by a company the company does what big companies do best—they scale and manage risk.
— robin chase (mba '86), co-founder, zipcar 1 robin didn't have any particular fears about informing people about the ‘handwriting on the wall' — jean hammo nd (mba '86), zipcar's first investor. Wagons 15-9-2017 are you one of the many people who would love to own a reliant robin the engines both 19-7-2017 dogs have loved us for thousands the unique platform of the zipcar business of robin chase of years but feel that it has too many brakes. What is peers inc it’s putting collaboration at the core of business, using today’s technology to improve on yesterday’s industry. Zipcar co-founder robin chase on the problems with the sharing economy robin chase, who co-founded zipcar in 2000, he who finances and makes the platform sets the rules of engagement for . Zipcar 9-803-096 rev: may 9, 2005 myra hart michael j roberts julia d stevens zipcar: refining the business model it was october 14, 2000, and robin chase was leaving yet another meeting with potential providers of capital for her fledgling venture, zipcar.
Robin chase is a transportation entrepreneur she is founder and former ceo of zipcar, the largest carsharing company in the world buzzcar, a service that brings together car owners and drivers in a carsharing marketplace in france and goloco, an online ridesharing community. Like many entrepreneurs shaking up the world of work, zipcar co-founder and former ceo robin chase talks enthusiastically about the myriad virtues of the “collaborative economy” unlike most . Makes the case for networked platforms, with a large organization “inc” investing in the technological infrastructure that connects people “peer” for economic transactions, many of which capture value form otherwise unused excess capacity author robin chase was co-founder of zipcar.
Chase moved on swiftly after first business project failed to take off mesh networks are 'most resilient' and 'scalable' robin chase is the co-founder and former ceo of zipcar, an american car-sharing company that helped to establish the foundations of the collaborative economy. Robin chase, co-founder of zipcar inc, speaks at the united nations cop21 climate summit, at le bourget, in paris, france, on saturday, dec 5, 2015 (christophe morin/bloomberg) paris—workers of the world unite, zipcar co-founder robin chase suggested here saturday. Robin chase, founder of zipcar and buzzcar, discusses innovation & entrepreneurship robin reps her 1st ridesharing company, now the largest in the world us dept of commerce.
Unformatted text preview: zipcar case study robin chase and antje danielson were the co-founders of zipcar, whose genesis came when danielson returned from a trip to germany in the late 1990’s with the aspiration to create a startup based on a car-sharing model based in germany, a highly revolutionary and newly popularized car-sharing service both founders were fairly new to the entrepreneurial world, yet jumped at the proposal with great enthusiasm. First presentation done at suffolk university presenting on how zipcar can expand their business and reach more college age customers robin chase to create a car . Robin chase biography robin chase is a transportation entrepreneur she is founder and former ceo of zipcar, the largest carsharing company in the world buzzcar, a service that brings together car owners and drivers in a carsharing marketplace in france and goloco, an online ridesharing community.
“ i would never be able to provide you a car for an hour if the transaction cost was anything” robin chase, former ceo and co-founder zipcar compare to classifieds platform businesses make it much simpler for the participants to interact with each other. 6 lessons i learned in business, by robin chase 1 is zipcar is now the largest car sharing company in the world, and it is an idea that we didn’t even invent . Chase, however, was able to work full time on the new business and threw herself into the company by the end of 1999, the women were shopping for investors, and secured $75,000 in startup financing before incorporating the company the following january chase became zipcar’s president, while danielson took on the role of vice president.