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Convoy founders cautious about self-driving trucks after raising $62M; many regulatory and logistical hurdles to overcome – GeekWire

Convoy founders cautious about self-driving trucks after raising $62M; many regulatory and logistical hurdles to overcome – GeekWire

Convoy founders cautious about self-driving trucks after raising $62M; many regulatory and logistical hurdles to overcome – GeekWire The TA Seattle East truck stop in North Bend, Wash. (GeekWire photo/Taylor Soper) There’s been a lot of talk about self-driving trucks and how autonomous technology will impact the freight industry, even before potential changes to consumer …

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Convoy leans on its technology as Seattle digital freight startup navigates volatile trucking industry – GeekWire

Trucking startup Convoy partners with Goodyear, surpasses 225 employees and 100K trucks – GeekWire

Trucking startup Convoy partners with Goodyear, surpasses 225 employees and 100K trucks – GeekWire Convoy is trucking along. The Seattle startup now has more than 225 employees and 100,000 truckers on its platform that matches truck drivers with available jobs. That’s up from 120 employees this past July, when Convoy raised a $62 million round from …

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One Seattle company cracks the top 25 in LinkedIn's new list of most sought-after startups – GeekWire

One Seattle company cracks the top 25 in LinkedIn’s new list of most sought-after startups – GeekWire

One Seattle company cracks the top 25 in LinkedIn’s new list of most sought-after startups – GeekWire (LinkedIn Image) Outreach is on a roll. The enterprise software startup raised $65 million this spring, announced it was moving into a new headquarters space this summer and on Thursday was the only Seattle company to crack the …

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Convoy leans on its technology as Seattle digital freight startup navigates volatile trucking industry – GeekWire

Here’s how Convoy’s $185M investment stacks up to other top rounds for Seattle startups in 2018 – GeekWire

Here’s how Convoy’s $185M investment stacks up to other top rounds for Seattle startups in 2018 – GeekWire Convoy’s latest investment round was the largest for a Seattle-area startup in the past three years. Trucking startup Convoy reaches $1B valuation after huge $185M investment led by Google VC arm The 3-year-old trucking startup reeled in …

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Convoy launches new marketplace to help small trucking businesses compete with large carriers – GeekWire

Convoy launches new marketplace to help small trucking businesses compete with large carriers – GeekWire

Convoy launches new marketplace to help small trucking businesses compete with large carriers – GeekWire (Convoy Image) After years of development and testing, Convoy today launched a new marketplace that helps small trucking companies get access to potential business traditionally available to only large carriers. The Seattle startup, valued at more than $1 billion with …

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Secretive investment firm Lone Pine Capital is quietly minting tech unicorns in Seattle – GeekWire

Secretive investment firm Lone Pine Capital is quietly minting tech unicorns in Seattle – GeekWire

Secretive investment firm Lone Pine Capital is quietly minting tech unicorns in Seattle – GeekWire Seattle startup Outreach reached unicorn status with its most recent funding round, which was led by Lone Pine Capital. (GeekWire Photo / Nat Levy) Some of Seattle’s hottest startups are taking big checks from a major investment firm that rarely …

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Uber doubles down on trucking venture, will invest $200M in new Uber Freight Chicago HQ – GeekWire

Uber doubles down on trucking venture, will invest $200M in new Uber Freight Chicago HQ – GeekWire

Uber doubles down on trucking venture, will invest $200M in new Uber Freight Chicago HQ – GeekWire Heads up, Convoy: Uber is doubling down on its trucking venture. Uber announced Monday that it will invest $200 million annually and hire thousands at a new Uber Freight headquarters in Chicago, signaling the company’s optimism for its …

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Convoy raises $400M at $2.7B valuation amid trucking recession and Uber Freight competition – GeekWire

Convoy raises $400M at $2.7B valuation amid trucking recession and Uber Freight competition – GeekWire

Convoy raises $400M at $2.7B valuation amid trucking recession and Uber Freight competition – GeekWire Convoy CEO Dan Lewis at the company’s Seattle headquarters, with its mission statement on the wall. (GeekWire Photos / Taylor Soper) It’s another busy day for Dan Lewis. He’s just come out of a big meeting with one of the …

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Convoy's latest digital trucking breakthrough is 100% automation of the load pricing process – GeekWire

Convoy’s latest digital trucking breakthrough is 100% automation of the load pricing process – GeekWire

Convoy’s latest digital trucking breakthrough is 100% automation of the load pricing process – GeekWire Convoy CEO Dan Lewis, right, speaks with Ben Gilbert, left, and David Rosenthal at a recording of the Acquired podcast at the University of Washington in Seattle on Tuesday. (GeekWire Photo / Todd Bishop) Convoy has reached another milestone on …

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Convoy leans on its technology as Seattle digital freight startup navigates volatile trucking industry – GeekWire

Convoy leans on its technology as Seattle digital freight startup navigates volatile trucking industry – GeekWire

Convoy leans on its technology as Seattle digital freight startup navigates volatile trucking industry – GeekWire (GeekWire Photo / Taylor Soper) Convoy saw record activity last month on its digital freight network as the COVID-19 outbreak spread and shipper demand soared across industries including beverage, food, retail, and Consumer Packaged Goods (CPG). But other sectors …

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