If Larry Page tells you to take your idea and go make it bigger, you listen. And that’s exactly what Jessica Scorpio did by founding her company Getaround, designed to make car-sharing an easily accessible transportation option for all. Not only would this idea make it easy to rent someone else’s car at a great price when you needed it, but you could also make money renting out your own car. It’s like Air BnB – but for cars. (And it’s all made simple with their proprietary technology and easy app.) Hear Jessica’s inspiring story on this week’s Glambition Radio.
Jessica first came up with the idea for Getaround when she had the exceptional opportunity to attend Singularity University, a special graduate program featuring guest teachers like Larry Page from Google. She partnered with two classmates to develop the idea of impacting a billion people around the world with a new transportation option. [Read more…]