VIPdesk Announces New Partnership With HopSkipDrive

As HopSkipDrive experiences record demand for its safe ride solution, VIPdesk is assisting the brand with providing elevated customer service via a dedicated team of Brand Ambassadors. VIPdesk is continuing its rapid growth pace by adding yet another state-of-the-art client to its mix of premium brands. HopSkipDrive is an innovative,...
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How HopSkipDrive's Founder Saved Her Company From Crashing and Burning

As Joanna McFarland, co-founder and CEO of HopSkipDrive, an on-demand ride service for kids, was steering the firm to its best year ever thanks to a nationwide bus driver shortage, Covid struck, and children stopped going anywhere. With afterschool programs closed indefinitely, McFarland had to lay off most of her staff. A clutch pivot would save the business. McFarland looks back on a momentous year. --As told to Marli Guzzetta.
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Atlanta Area Schools Grapple With Labor Shortages

Metro Atlanta school districts are facing a shortage of workers. To speed up hiring, most school systems are offering financial incentives to bus drivers, substitute teachers, school nurses, and other employees. For example, Cobb County recently used federal stimulus money to temporarily raise substitute teacher pay from $89 to $189...

HopSkipDrive RideIQ: The Future of Safe Youth Transportation

LOS ANGELES, Calif. – I’m Corey McMahon, Chief Product Officer at HopSkipDrive. And I’m very excited to announce the future of safe youth transportation: RideIQ, a powerful all-in-one hub that solves the unique transportation challenges of schools, districts, government agencies and more. It’s been a long road getting here. HopSkipDrive...

HopSkipDrive Releases School Transportation Management Solution

Child ridesharing company HopSkipDrive has launched a new all-in-one school transportation management solution. The new solution, called RideIQ, is designed to provide school transportation staff with tools to create and optimize individualized or small-group transportation plans for students, according to a news release from HopSkipDrive. RideIQ offers permission-based access and...

Global Gig Based Business Market 2021 to See Strong Growth including key players: TaskRabbit, BellHops,, HopSkipDrive, Freelancer, Rover, Upwork, Fiverr, DoorDash, and Favor Delivery

Gig Based Business Market 2021: Global Business Growth, Demand, Trends, Forecasts till 2027. A report was released recently that sheds lots of light on the Gig Based Business Industry. The report covers an overview of the industry along with a detailed explanation that provides a lot of insight. The report also analyzes the production as well as management technology in various end-user industries. An in-depth study in some new and prominent industry trends, analysis of the competition and regional analysis that is very detailed have been included in the report of the Gig Based Business market for the review period of 2021 – 2027.