WeDriveU’s Growth

WeDriveU’s Growth 2018-04-16T17:30:35+00:00

We’re celebrating our 30th anniversary this year. Here’s a look at highlights dating back to WeDriveU’s launch in 1988.

2018
04/18/2018

Excellence In Commuter Options Awards

Excellence In Commuter Options Awards

WeDriveU client athenahealth wins Massachusetts ECO award from MassDOT, MassCommute and MassRIDES

04/12/2018

6,100,000 Annual Passengers

6,100,000 Annual Passengers

WeDriveU momentum continues

03/07/2018

Commute Trip Reduction Champions

Commute Trip Reduction Champions

WeDriveU clients earn Platinum and Silver awards from Seattle DOT and Commute Seattle for dramatically reducing drive-alone rates

01/31/2018

2018 Best Workplaces for Commuters Awards

2018 Best Workplaces for Commuters Awards

10 WeDriveU client sites earn National Standard of Excellence, including athenahealth, LinkedIn, Salesforce, Stanford Research Park and VMware

2017
10/30/2017

5,500,000 Annual Passengers

5,500,000 Annual Passengers

WeDriveU momentum continues

10/21/2017

2017 ACT 40 Under 40 Awards

2017 ACT 40 Under 40 Awards

WeDriveU salutes Michael Alba (LinkedIn), Tim Waldrop (Amazon), Lauren Bennett (Salesforce) and Sarah Wilgus (JLL-VMware)

09/18/2017

Safety Award

Safety Award

Risk Control Fleet Safety Award from AIG Insurance

05/18/2017

Employer Champion Award

Employer Champion Award

WeDriveU client SendGrid wins Denver’s top honor from DRCOG for transforming work commute

04/27/2017

Excellence in Commuter Options Awards

Excellence in Commuter Options Awards

WeDriveU client athenahealth wins two Massachusetts ECO awards from MassDOT, MassCommute and MassRIDES

03/01/2017

5,000,000 Annual Passengers

5,000,000 Annual Passengers

WeDriveU momentum continues

02/06/2017

2017 Best Workplaces for Commuters Awards

2017 Best Workplaces for Commuters Awards

WeDriveU clients LinkedIn, VMware and Stanford Research Park earn National Standard of Excellence

2016
11/15/2016

Smart Transit Project of the Year

Smart Transit Project of the Year

WeDriveU and LILEE Systems win for outstanding commuter connectivity

10/25/2016

Best Overall Safety Score

Best Overall Safety Score

Highest achievement in a Risk Control Assessment by AIG Insurance

09/12/2016

Expands to Colorado

Expands to Colorado

Adds service in Denver

08/16/2016

Employee Transportation Champion Award

Employee Transportation Champion Award

Association for Commuter Transportation (ACT) honors WeDriveU client athenahealth

03/01/2016

Expands to Oregon

Expands to Oregon

Adds service in Portland

2015
12/01/2015

WeDriveU Expands EV Fleet

WeDriveU Expands EV Fleet

Selected to implement and manage client’s commuter program now serving 400,000+ employees annually at workplaces in two states

02/27/2015

Expands to Texas and Massachusetts

Expands to Texas and Massachusetts

Adds service in Austin and Boston

2014
09/08/2014

Expands to Washington

Expands to Washington

Adds service in Seattle

01/01/2014

WeDriveU Partners with ABC & Van Hool

WeDriveU Partners with ABC & Van Hool

Implements motorcoaches for client’s residential bus service

2013
08/01/2013

Launches Amazon Lab126 Program

Launches Amazon Lab126 Program

Provides buses and drivers for last mile, inter-campus and residential bus service

06/14/2013

25 Year Anniversary

25 Year Anniversary

Celebrates leadership in corporate transportation

2012
08/27/2012

CNN Selects WeDriveU

CNN Selects WeDriveU

Management, motorcoach and executive services at RNC and DNC

2010
12/31/2010

1,000,000 Annual Passengers

1,000,000 Annual Passengers

WeDriveU surpasses 1,000,000 passenger milestone

11/01/2010

Launches Google Commuter Program

Launches Google Commuter Program

Provides bus drivers and onsite managers as program expands

2009
11/30/2009

Audi A8 Launch

Audi A8 Launch

175 drivers and managers at Design Week in Miami

2008
04/30/2008

Acura Experience with W Hotels

Acura Experience with W Hotels

Launches 5-year program at 17 hotel properties reaching 1M+ guests

2007
06/04/2007

Disrupts transportation industry

WeDriveU corporate transportation leader on Fox Business PR Media

Avis taps WeDriveU to deliver managed transportation solutions to F500 customers

05/01/2007

Mercedes-Benz Selects WeDriveU

Mercedes-Benz Selects WeDriveU

Launches year-round press events for decade-long relationship

2003
08/01/2003

Expands to East Coast

Expands to East Coast

Adds service in New York, New Jersey and Connecticut

2000
08/14/2000

Democratic National Convention

Democratic National Convention

Onsite transportation and management for dignitaries in Los Angeles

1998
06/30/1998

Expands to Southern California

Expands to Southern California

Adds service in Los Angeles, Orange County and San Diego

06/18/1998

PGA Tour Championship

PGA Tour Championship

Automaker client praises “…outstanding performance” for WeDriveU-managed transportation program

1997
06/23/1997

U.S. Conference of Mayors

U.S. Conference of Mayors

140 drivers per day for mayors convention in San Francisco

1988
06/14/1988

Dennis Carlson Launches WeDriveU

Dennis Carlson Launches WeDriveU

Entrepreneur and co-founder Dennis Carlson starts WeDriveU in the San Francisco Bay Area

Images: Portland: A. Davey, Flickr | Staples Center: Christopher Chan, Flickr | New York and Los Angeles: Shutterstock | Olympic Club: Thomas Hawk, Flickr | Denver: Jeffrey Beall, Flickr | Austin image: Norm Lanier, Flickr