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2014-04-09 23:24:42

Project will expand carsharing across San Francisco, promises to reduce parking congestion, improve environment & boost local economy. San Francisco, CA (PRWEB) April 09, 2014 It is official, Getaround is one of three carsharing services selected by the SFMTA as a partner in the new Carsharing Policy and Pilot Project in San Francisco. In addition, the SFMTA is releasing the on and off-street parking spot selections and the project launch timeline. Getaround is the leading...

2014-03-20 16:27:27

Firm honored with Best Office design and People's Choice awards for high performance workspace BOSTON, March 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Margulies Perruzzi Architects (MPA), one of Boston's most innovative architectural and interior design firms, announced today that its design for the new global headquarters of Zipcar Inc. was honored by the International Interior Design Association (IIDA) New England Chapter. The project received an Interior Design Award in the Best Office Category...

2013-12-05 12:21:12

Zipcar celebrates expansion with special two-day reservations for $99 BOSTON and CHICAGO, Dec. 5, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Zipcar, Inc., the world's leading car sharing network, today announced it has launched service at Chicago's O'Hare International and Midway airports, bringing the total number of airports that offer Zipcar to 26. To celebrate this milestone Zipcar is offering special pricing - $99 for a two-day reservation - at participating airport locations until December...

2013-11-25 12:22:21

Flexible model designed to meet existing members' needs and reduce initial cost of joining BOSTON, Nov. 25, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Zipcar, Inc., the world's leading car sharing network, today announced a new plan that gives members the option to pay for membership on a monthly basis for its "wheels when you want them" service. Based on strong and positive feedback from two test cities, Zipcar is now rolling out the option to nearly all US and Canadian Zipcar markets. (Logo:...

2013-11-18 16:21:18

Zipcar brings new mobility option of car sharing to 23 new college campuses in 2013 BOSTON, Nov. 18, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Zipcar, Inc. the world's leading car sharing network, is launching service on 23 new colleges and universities this fall, bringing the total of campuses across the United States and Canada that offer Zipcar to nearly 350. Now, more than three million students have access to "wheels when you want them" with a touch of their smartphone for as little as $7.50 per...

2013-11-06 20:20:06

Based on strong demand, Zipcar increases number of vehicles, will open office BOSTON, Nov. 6, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Zipcar, Inc., the world's leading car sharing network, with the support of the City of Sacramento, is expanding the number of vehicles in the region, as well as establishing an office in the city. Driven by increasing demand for affordable, convenient and "on-demand" mobility, Zipcar is increasing its footprint in the city, becoming the company's 26(th) major...

2013-10-18 23:21:21

The Sharing Economy is enabling Millennials to shape their own version of the American Dream. San Francisco, CA (PRWEB) October 18, 2013 The Sharing Economy and Millennials report published by MindSwarms, a disruptive digital market research platform, articulates a distinctly different version of the American Dream for the younger generation. A down economy has made this path difficult for Millennials, and “sharing brands” have enabled Millennials to enjoy rich products and...

2013-10-04 23:18:50

ZoomCar, closes financing from international investors to grow fleet and disrupt the Indian car rental market. Bangalore, India (PRWEB) October 04, 2013 ZoomCar, Inc. (Zoom), the revolutionary car rental company started in Bangalore, India, today announced that it closed its Series Seed round of capital, led by New York based Empire Angels. Additional investors who participated in the round include SF based venture capital firm FundersClub as well as other active angel investors in the...

2013-09-26 12:20:36

Additions mark the continued "greening" of the Boston Common Garage BOSTON, Sept. 26, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- The Boston Common Garage and Zipcar, Inc., the world's leading car sharing network, today announced the introduction of four new 2014 Honda Accord Plug-in Hybrids to Zipcar's Boston fleet, as well as plug-in stations and priority parking for Zipcars and other hybrid vehicles at the Boston Common Garage. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20111118/MM09809LOGO )(Logo:...

2013-09-25 08:21:15

Zipcar Expands in 25th Major Metro Market Creating a Smarter Way to Get Around Detroit BOSTON, Sept. 25, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Zipcar, Inc., the world's leading car sharing network, today announced the expansion of Zipcar Detroit, bringing the total number of Zipcars in the city up to 40. With the expansion, Detroit becomes Zipcar's 25th major metropolitan market. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20111118/MM09809LOGO ) "Bringing car sharing to a city made by cars...