💮Successful Female Entrepreneurs. Robin Chase
The CEO of car-sharing service Zipcar didn't make the life-changing decision to set up her own company until 2000, by which time she was 41. After a turbulent early history -- Cha
se was forced to sack co-founder Antje Danielson shortly after forming the business after she found out he was making executive decisions without telling her. The innovative transportation service, which allows customers to rent cars by the hour, was sold in 2013 for a cool $500 million, turning Chase into one of the richest women in the world overnight.
✔️Robin Chase is an American transportation entrepreneur. She is co-founder and former CEO of Zipcar. She is also the founder and former CEO of Buzzcar, a peer-to-peer car-sharing service, acquired by Drivy. ✔️She also started the defunct GoLoco.org, a transportation network company. ✔️She is co-founder and executive chairman of Veniam, a vehicle network communications company. ✔️She authored the book, Peers Inc: How People and Platforms are Inventing the Collaborative Economy and Reinventing Capitalism.