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New York, Zipcar Agree on Damage Fees
New York's attorney general has reached a settlement with Zipcar Inc. over vehicle damage fees charged to 5,000 members from 2011 through 2015.
The Founder of Zipcar Retools in France
After stepping down as CEO of Zipcar in 2003, Chase became head of GoLoco, a site for arranging carpools. She also worked as a transportation consultant and served on a task force for the city of Boston.
Avis to Buy Car-Sharing Service Zipcar
Avis was up 4.6% at $20.74, also on the Nasdaq market. Zipcar has said the car-sharing market could reach $10 billion in North America, Europe and Asia.
Steve Case Grosses $96 Million in Zipcar Sale to Avis  Bloomberg
Avis will buy Zipcar for $500 million  Boston Globe
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Zipcar Is Making a Radical Change to its Car-Borrowing Biz
General Motors' newly launched service Maven offers customers the ability to rent a car for as little as an hour, just like Zipcar has for years. The initiative began as a pilot program at the University of Michigan campus and is now available across ...
One-way Zipcars could change carsharing for the better  Autoblog (blog)
Zipcar Launches Its Most Flexible Service Yet  GlobeNewswire (press release)
Lessons from Zipcar: Simplify, organize, empower
There is one structure that underlies all these - excess capacity + a platform for participation + diverse peers - and it is fundamentally changing the way we work, build businesses and shape economies.
GM Starts Maven Brand in Next Step to Counter Uber and Zipcar
Facebook Inc. officials failed to show up after getting seven summonses from the Internal Revenue Service demanding internal corporate records on one of its offshore tax strategies, according to an IRS court filing.
GM Launches Maven Brand to Compete With Zipcar and Uber, Too  Skift
GM launches new car-sharing service, competing directly with Zipcar  Boston Business Journal
The Woman Who Co-founded Zipcar Is Now Building 'an Internet of Moving Things'
Chase, cofounder and former CEO of Zipcar, is credited with helping create this new business model, which has since spawned the likes of Uber and Airbnb.
Avis Budget Group's Zipcar is a going concern
Hedge fund Viking Global started a position in Avis Budget Group (CAR). It owns a 5% stake in Avis. In this part of the series, we'll learn how the company's acquisition of Zipcar is creating synergies for Avis.
SF hit by Zipcar theft wave; 76 boosted before woman's arrest
San Francisco saw a recent epidemic of Zipcar thefts, with 76 of the short-term rental vehicles vanishing in a six-week span, authorities said.
Zipcar Shows Growth of Sharing Economy Today Means M&A Tomorrow
When Robin Chase co-founded car-sharing company Zipcar Inc. in 1999, she had no illusions about the endgame. “We always knew that we would eventually either have an IPO or get purchased,” Chase, who was chief executive officer until 2003, said by ...