Tuesday, November 26, 2013

UNC Sophomores Launch Electric Car Shuttle Service

Launched by two sophomore business students, Joey Skavroneck and Parker Draughon, Buzz Rides provides free, late-night transportation to UNC students using a fleet of four, small electric cars. Parties of four or more students can use the taxi-like service for rides to destinations that are within two miles of campus. The founders obtained advice from the 1789 student business incubator and investors funded the vehicles. Buzz Rides also provides mobile, interactive advertising. Read more »