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Bird is an electric vehicle sharing company. It provides a mobile app that gives users access to shared personal electric vehicles. The company offers new transportation options and invests in safety infrastructure.

TypePrivate
Founded2017
HQSanta Monica, CA, US
Websitebird.co
Overall CultureB

Latest Updates

Employees (est.) (Apr 2021)923
Job Openings46
Cybersecurity ratingAMore

Key People/Management at Bird

Travis VanderZanden

Travis VanderZanden

Founder, CEO
Rebecca Hahn

Rebecca Hahn

Senior Vice President, Global Communications & Public Affairs
Stephen Schnell

Stephen Schnell

COO
Scott Rushforth

Scott Rushforth

Chief Visionary Officer
Chase Brogan

Chase Brogan

VP, Business
Justin Balthrop

Justin Balthrop

CTO
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Bird Office Locations

Bird has offices in Santa Monica and Amsterdam
Santa Monica, CA, US (HQ)
406 Broadway #369
Amsterdam, NL
Weesperstraat 61
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Bird Financials and Metrics

Summary Metrics

Founding Date

2017

Bird total Funding

$765 m

Bird latest funding size

$75 m

Time since last funding

a year ago

Bird investors

Bird's latest funding round in January 2020 was reported to be $75 m. In total, Bird has raised $765 m. Bird's latest valuation is reported to be $2.5 b.
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Bird Revenue

USD

Revenue (Jul, 2019)

15.0m

Net income (Jul, 2019)

(100.0m)

Market valuation

2.5b
USDJul, 2019E

Revenue

15.0m

Net Income

(100.0m)
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Bird Operating Metrics

Feb, 2018Jun, 2018Sep, 2018Oct, 2018Dec, 2018

Scooters

1 k1.60 k10.50 k

Rides

250 k10 m

Riders

50 k

Cities

100 100 120
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Bird Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Company NameDateDeal Size
CircJanuary 27, 2020
Scoot NetworksJune 12, 2019

Bird Cybersecurity Score

Cybersecurity ratingPremium dataset

A

92/100

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Bird Online and Social Media Presence

Embed Graph

Bird Company Culture

  • Overall Culture

    B

    80/100

  • CEO Rating

    A

    82/100

  • Compensation

    B+

    82/100

  • Diversity

    C+

    75/100

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Bird News and Updates

Poach.ai Releases Major Update, Early Bird Pricing

INDIANAPOLIS, March 24, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Poach, the recruitment intelligence software that tracks employee sentiment and corporate news online, today announced a product update. The previous version of the solution allowed users to monitor one company, with limited data, at no charge....

Three Australian Beetles Named For Legendary Bird Pokémon

Just in time for the Pokémon franchise’s 25th anniversary, entomologists named three newly-discovered Australian beetle species for the three Legendary bird Pokémon Articuno, Moltres, and Zapdos.

E-Scooter Company Bird To Pump $150 Million Into Ramping Up European Business

Bird, the e-scooter sharing company, is ramping up its European operations with a $150 million plan to launch in 50 new cities.

Bird to spend $150 million on European expansion plan

Shared micromobility startup Bird said it is investing $150 million into a European expansion plan that will including launching in more than 50 cities this year, a move that it says will double its footprint in the region. This growth plan is already underway with Bird recently bringing its scooter…

World's Most Awarded Flavored Whiskey - Bird Dog - Releases New Flavor, Earns Top Honor Awards in Multiple Categories

Bird Dog Whiskey - the world's most awarded flavored whiskey brand - has been awarded the highly coveted, yet ever-elusive, 2020 Impact Hot Brands Award.

Next Steps Announced in Process to Reinstate and Strengthen Migratory Bird Treaty Act

The Trump administration’s final rule will go into effect today, but a new rulemaking process will begin that is expected to bring back critical bird protections.read more
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Bird Blogs

Bird Two Adds “Beginner Mode” to Increase Scooter Safety for New Riders

As an e-mobility provider, it is not enough to simply meet safety standards; we must... The post Bird Two Adds “Beginner Mode” to Increase Scooter Safety for New Riders appeared first on Bird · Enjoy the ride.

Global Ride Pass is Surging. That’s Good News for Scooter Access in Cities

The response to Bird’s new Global Ride Pass has been swift, and it’s making a... The post Global Ride Pass is Surging. That’s Good News for Scooter Access in Cities appeared first on Bird · Enjoy the ride.

New Bird Two Launches Help US Riders Travel Farther, Data Shows

As we reported last month, micro-EV riders around the world are turning to e-scooters for... The post New Bird Two Launches Help US Riders Travel Farther, Data Shows appeared first on Bird · Enjoy the ride.

Bird Bets Big on Europe’s Green Recovery With New Execs, $150M Investment

The shared e-scooter industry may have started in the US, but Europe has become an... The post Bird Bets Big on Europe’s Green Recovery With New Execs, $150M Investment appeared first on Bird · Enjoy the ride.

Scooters Drive Significant Spending in Cities, New Emory Study Finds

As countries look to rebuild, recover and spur economic growth in the wake of COVID-19,... The post Scooters Drive Significant Spending in Cities, New Emory Study Finds appeared first on Bird · Enjoy the ride.

New Global Ride Pass Increases Scooter Access for Millions

As scooter programs continue to flourish around the world, Bird is working to ensure that... The post New Global Ride Pass Increases Scooter Access for Millions appeared first on Bird · Enjoy the ride.
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Bird Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Bird founded?

    Bird was founded in 2017.

  • Who are Bird key executives?

    Bird's key executives are Travis VanderZanden, Rebecca Hahn and Stephen Schnell.

  • How many employees does Bird have?

    Bird has 923 employees.

  • Who are Bird competitors?

    Competitors of Bird include Spin, Lime and Skip Scooters.

  • Where is Bird headquarters?

    Bird headquarters is located at 406 Broadway #369, Santa Monica.

  • Where are Bird offices?

    Bird has offices in Santa Monica and Amsterdam.

  • How many offices does Bird have?

    Bird has 2 offices.