TaxiMagic – Revolutionized The Taxi Industry
TAXI MAGIC – your ride is our command.
Cornellian on board – Jeremy Phillips ’09, Director of Business Development for RideCharge, Inc., parent company of Taxi Magic and Sedan Magic.
Taxi Magic, is an online & mobile software application that has revolutionized the taxi industry by aligning riders, drivers and fleets for a better overall ride experience. Riders use the convenient smartphone app to book taxis , track their rides arrival and pay for their ride. Taxi Magic is consistently ranked in the Top 50 for “Travel & Tourism” in the App Store and the Android Marketplace. In addition, RideCharge has built the Taxi Magic Passenger Information Monitor (PIM) that supports credit card payment and entertaining video content. The Taxi Magic Network consists of 25,000 taxis with 85 fleets in 45 US cities.
RideCharge Inc. raised $20M with significant travel industry backing from Concur Technologies, Veolia Transportation, and others. Jeremy has served in a business discovery, development, and evangelist role for Zimride Inc., the parent company of Zimride and Lyft, that raised $7.5M from fbFund, K9 Ventures, Mayfield Fund, and others. He has held positions at LivingSocial and Kayak.com. After graduating from Cornell with a BA in history, he built a taxicab fleet with Veolia Transportation and drove a taxicab.
Year started – 2007
Number employees – 35+ (on linked in at least)
Recruiting – Yes (link to their career page)