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Nov 09, 2018, 17:55 ET Bird Launches Community Mode

Bird launched the industry's first Community Mode feature today to empower individuals in communities to provide feedback on parking and damaged...


Nov 07, 2018, 15:49 ET Jeffrey Dailey, CEO of Farmers Insurance®, Travis VanderZanden, CEO of Bird, and John Wicker, Director of Los Angeles County Department of Parks and Recreation, to receive UCLA IS Associates Distinguished Executive Leadership Awards

UCLA IS Associates, a member-based executive IT leadership organization, announced three award winners today for its annual Executive Leadership...


Oct 25, 2018, 10:00 ET Voters Want New Transportation Choices To Reduce 'Serious' Traffic, Pollution Crises: Polls

Bird, the leader in Rideshare 2.0, today released new public opinion polling data indicating that 8 in 10 Americans believe car traffic and vehicle...


Oct 11, 2018, 16:19 ET Bird Hires Two Senior Uber Executives

Today, Bird, the leader in Rideshare 2.0, announced former Uber executives Dennis Cinelli and Yibo Ling have joined Bird reporting to Bird Founder...


Oct 05, 2018, 15:00 ET Bird Takes Flight in Latin America

Bird, the leader in Rideshare 2.0, today announced it is expanding into Latin America. The company launched a program in Mexico City that will allow...


Oct 05, 2018, 15:00 ET Bird despega en América Latina

Bird, el líder en transporte compartido Rideshare 2.0, anunció hoy que se está expandiendo a América Latina. La empresa lanzó un programa en la...


Oct 05, 2018, 15:00 ET Bird levanta voo na América Latina

A Bird, líder em Rideshare 2.0, anunciou hoje sua expansão para a América Latina. A empresa lançou um programa na Cidade do México que permitirá que...


Oct 05, 2018, 15:00 ET Bird despega en América Latina

Bird, el líder en transporte compartido Rideshare 2.0, anunció hoy que se está expandiendo a América Latina. La empresa lanzó un programa en la...


Oct 04, 2018, 13:54 ET Bird Introduces Bird Delivery With All Day Rental

Bird, the leader in Ridershare 2.0, today introduced Bird Delivery, a new offering that makes Bird's low-cost, environmentally-friendly...


Oct 04, 2018, 13:44 ET Bird Unveils Bird Zero: Custom-Designed e-Scooter for Ridesharing 2.0

After powering 10 million environmentally-friendly rides, Bird, the leader in Rideshare 2.0, today announced Bird Zero, the first rugged e-scooter...


Oct 01, 2018, 10:00 ET Bird Welcomes Senior Experts from Virgin Hyperloop One and the National Association of City Transportation Officials

Today, Bird, the leader in Rideshare 2.0, announced the hiring of YJ Fischer as Senior Director of Government Partnerships and Melinda Hanson as...


Sep 20, 2018, 06:00 ET Bird Marks One Year Anniversary with 10 Millionth Environmentally-friendly Ride

Bird, the leader in Rideshare 2.0, today marked one year of progress in delivering on its mission to reduce the number of cars on the road. Today...


Aug 29, 2018, 15:43 ET Bird Announces New GovTech Products and Team; Cities Primary Customer for New Offerings

Bird, the leader in last-mile electric mobility, today unveiled its GovTech Platform, a comprehensive set of technologies and products built in...


Aug 24, 2018, 10:30 ET Abilene Christian University Signs Exclusive Partnership with Bird

Abilene Christian University (ACU) is one of the first universities to enter into an exclusive partnership with Bird to offer shared electric...


Aug 16, 2018, 13:30 ET Bird Kicks off University Pop-Up Tour

Bird, the leader in last-mile electric mobility, today announced it is kicking off a University Pop-Up Tour to introduce students and faculty to its...


Aug 06, 2018, 12:00 ET The City of Milwaukee and Bird Cooperate to Overcome Restrictions on E-Scooters

Today, the City of Milwaukee and Bird announced they will cooperate to establish a framework for e-scooter sharing programs to be implemented...


Aug 02, 2018, 09:37 ET Bird Establishes Global Safety Advisory Board; Develops Fund to Create Protected Bike Lanes

Bird, the leader in last-mile electric mobility, today announced the formation of a Global Safety Advisory Board, which will create, advise, and...


Aug 01, 2018, 01:00 ET Bird Expands to Paris and Tel Aviv

Bird, the leader in last-mile electric mobility, today announced the first steps in taking its mission to reduce car trips, traffic, and carbon...


Jul 25, 2018, 11:55 ET Taylor Rose to Head People & Culture Team at Bird

Bird, the leader in last-mile electric mobility, today announced Taylor Rose joined as the company's Director of People. Rose, who previously led...


Jul 19, 2018, 12:11 ET Bird Announces "One Bird"

Bird, the leader in last-mile electric mobility, today announced One Bird, a program that helps improve mobility and increase access to employment...


Jun 22, 2018, 01:37 ET Bird Announces "Red, White, and Bird" for US Active Military and Veterans

Bird, the leader in last-mile electric mobility, today announced Red, White, and Bird, a new program that increases the accessibility of convenient,...


Jun 19, 2018, 03:43 ET Bird Eager to Participate in New, E-Scooter Pilot Program in Denver

Bird today announced its intention to seek a permit to operate dockless scooters in Denver as part of a new pilot program the City and County is...


Jun 13, 2018, 05:06 ET Bird Applauds Santa Monica for Responsive Regulatory Framework for E-Scooters

Bird, the leader in last-mile electric mobility, today applauded the Santa Monica City Council for unanimously passing a new regulatory framework for ...


Jun 12, 2018, 12:49 ET Bird Names Rebecca Hahn and Wendy Mantell to Key Communications and Legal Roles

Bird, the leader in last-mile electric mobility, today announced it has filled two key leadership roles. Rebecca Hahn joined as the company's senior...


Apr 20, 2018, 01:20 ET Bird Riders Fly One Million Rides

As Earth Day approaches, Bird—the leading last-mile electric vehicle sharing company—announced today that this week its riders have surpassed one...