We are delighted to announce that Mobacar has been listed as one of Ireland’s hottest startups – we’re one of the Tech5 as listed on TNW! The top 5 of each country is selected as part of the Tech5 program and is covered by and listed on TNW, and we will be one of the companies representing Ireland at the global Tech5 meetup in Amsterdam in May.
We are delighted to announce that on our very first entry, Mobacar has gone straight in at number eight on the Deloitte Technology Fast 50!
This is one of Ireland’s foremost technology award programmes, celebrating innovation and entrepreneurship. Now in its nineteenth successful year, it is a ranking of the country’s 50 fastest growing technology companies based on revenue growth over the last four years.
We would like to introduce one of the newest additions to the team; Catherine Fitzgerald has been appointed Head of Growth at Mobacar.
Catherine joins Mobacar from her previous role as Client Partner with Facebook where she led the major work on Aviation and Travel. She holds a MSc in Strategic Management from UCD Smurfit Business School and a degree in International languages and business.
Catherine is a leading business and marketing leader with over 25 year’s experience in advertising, media and technology across Ireland, UK, Middle East and Australia.
“Mobacar attending Web Summit 2018 is all about networking, talking to partners about how we can help them change, transform, scale and drive better business performance.” Catherine Fitzgerald, Mobacar Head of Growth
Web Summit will run from the 5th-8th of November 2018 in the Altice Arena in Lisbon. Come and meet us at the event – contact us through the web summit app or reach out to us on Twitter using @mobacar
Mobacar is delighted to be recognised for our dedicated mobility AI which is one of its kind in the mobility space.
No scooter startups or flying taxis. No blockchain-based dreams. And nothing from Silicon Valley — which hogs the spotlight enough as it is.
When Skift put together its list of the year’s top 20 travel startups, we wanted to ignore the ones hyped elsewhere….
Mobacar and Travelports partnership focuses on the future of the ground transportation industry. Leveraging Mobacars AI technologies Travelports goal is to provide true ‘travel intelligence’ to the industry through the development of mobile first APIs for rapid content connectivity to a Global eCommerce platform, and advanced personalization via Artificial Intelligence, to ensure that customers see the most relevant content.
Mike Webster, CEO & Founder of Mobacar said, “With Travelport we are pioneering new technology to easily expand the breath and quality of content available to travel retailers by expanding connectivity to global mobility providers. We use our expertise in AI and machine learning to optimize the search and travel choice for Travelport’s customers.”
KERRY-BASED TRAVEL TECH startup Mobacar will soon roll out software that can predict the type of hotel a holidaymaker will book.
Founder Mike Webster tells Fora that the fast-growing firm has raised about $10 million to date for its artificial intelligence technology, which is already used by travel companies to predict the mode of transport a customer will prefer when they’re buying flights.
Today’s travellers expect a seamless and comprehensive booking and travel experience, offering multiple services and transport options. Building on the success of the existing relationship, this long-term agreement now makes Mobacar a preferred global technology partner to Travelport. The alliance builds on Travelport’s extensive Beyond Air portfolio and enhances the breadth and quality of ground transport services content provided to travel agency customers.