John Zimmer is the co-founder of Lyft Inc. which is one of the most valuable and renowned private companies in the world. The company was founded in 2012 by Logan Green and currently, the company operates in more than 200 big cities of the United States and is providing more than 17 million rides per month.
Date of Birth: March 14, 1984
Age: 33 as of 2017
According to the bio of American businessman John Zimmer was born on March 14, 1984, and was raised up in Greenwich, Connecticut. This young business person graduated from the Cornell University School of Hotel Administration with the first class degree. At that time, he was a member of Sigma Pi Fraternity and also at the Quill and Dagger society. Just after completing the graduation, John Zimmer started working in the real estate finance at Lehman Brothers as an analyst in the New York City. Most of his time used to spend working in Microsoft Excel by creating estate models for the Lehman Brothers.
After that, he developed a rideshare program by using the empty seats and create a massive opportunity to create efficiency by ridesharing. Zimmer and Green introduced a new company named Zimride. The company launched the first session of rideshare program and was quite popular among the students of Cornell University. By using the guerilla marketing campaigns, the co-founders of Zimride i.e. Green and Zimmer promoted the ridesharing service.
Who is the Owner of Lyft?
@Lyft president John Zimmer: “We didn’t get into this to replace taxis. We want to create an alternative to car ownership. It’s totally inefficient. The typical car is used for 4% of the day and usually by one person. So that’s 1% utilization of the second-highest household expense in the country.” [Photo: @ian_allen]
After the growth and massive success of Zimride John Zimmer was inspired to launch the Lyft Inc. The company was launched during the summer of 2012 as an extension to Zimride. Zimmer and Green announced in May 2013 that they have officially changed the company’s name from Zimride to Lyft. And this official announcement proves that Logan Green and John Zimmer are the owners and founder of Lyft Inc.
John Zimmer Married: Who is his wife?
The renowned businessman and president of Lyft Inc. John Zimmer keeps his profile low and hence very less information about his personal life like about his girlfriend, wife, dating or married life is available. He must be dating someone as he is followed and loved by millions of people around the world. He is one of the richest handsome and young guy and seems like he will soon be one of the top billionaires of this world if he moves on this same ratio. We will update you if we get to know that John Zimmer is dating someone who could be his wife for rest of the life. Hope, this young businessman will get married soon.
John Zimmer Net worth
John Zimmer is the co-founder and president of Lyft Inc. and his net worth is fully determined by the earnings of the company. As of the data revealed in January 2016, Lyft Inc. announced that their total amount was raised to $2.01 billion. Because of the growth and expansion of the Lyft Inc. markets, Zimmer net worth is boosting up every year.
Wiki and Facts
You can find the bio of John Zimmer on several wiki sites including the Wikipedia but still, his personal facts are yet to be revealed. He is active too on the social networking sites where you can reach his Twitter account @johnzimmer.