CALinnovates Congratulates Garcetti, LAX on Uber Decision

Ridesharing at LAX increases traveler choice & promotes innovation

Jan 20, 2016, 18:34 ET from CALinnovates

LOS ANGELES, Jan. 20, 2016 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ --In response to the announcement that LAX will allow Uber to operate at the airport, CALinnovates chief evangelist Kish Rajan issued the following statement:

"This is a huge win for L.A. travelers, and it's a win for Mayor Eric Garcetti. Mayor Garcetti provided forward-thinking leadership on this issue. He's a leader who understands what innovation can do for world-class cities like Los Angeles.

Ensuring LAX access to Uber has been a top CALinnovates policy priority. Uber at LAX is an important and innovative transportation choice that travelers desire when they arrive at LAX.

We celebrate this milestone accomplishment for Uber, the City of Los Angeles and CALinnovates."

Mr. Rajan is available for comment.

CALinnovates represents companies across the Golden State that are improving industries and expanding economic opportunities for Californians through innovative technologies. CALinnovates' members include C-level executives, political leaders, entrepreneurs, technologists and Californian consumers. For more information, please visit

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