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Robin Chase’s new ideas? The Zipcar founder on how drivers could generate wifi and why we need more sharing platforms

Robin Chase’s new ideas? The Zipcar founder on how drivers could generate wifi and why we need more sharing platforms

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Is sharing the solution to our global challenges? Twice, Robin Chase has stood on the TED stage and offered powerful visions for a green, and shared, transportation future. At TED2007, the Zipcar founder suggested that car sharing could be the solution to global warming, while also helping drivers without cars. She also posited an even []

11 fascinating “peers incorporated” businesses

11 fascinating “peers incorporated” businesses

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Robin Chase, the founder of Zipcar, is proud of her company’s emphasis on sharing. But now, a decade later, “it’s really time to push the envelope,” she says in today’s talk filmed at TEDGlobal 2012. Chase’s latest venture, Buzzcar, provides an online platform for people in France to rent cars from their friends and neighbors. []