GoGoGrandparent

GoGoGrandparent

GoGoGrandparent is a company that is known for providing an automated concierge for seniors and their families allowing them to order rides, meals and groceries with their phones

GoGoGrandparent is a company that is known for providing an automated concierge for seniors and their families allowing them to order rides, meals and groceries with their phones . The company was founded by David Lung in 2016, in Mountain View, California, United States.

The company looks to provide older adults access to services to provide them with more independence. It is a platform that allows their users to request rides to their home, to where they were last dropped off, or wherever they are, and also holds the option to speak with and operator. The combination of people, technology to screen, guiding, and monitor trips are meant to act as a virtual caregiver for their clients.

The company partners with companies such as Uber and Lyft to provide TNC drivers to their user within fifteen minutes. Their services are offered within a range of 100 miles in any direction. They also offer the option to request meals to be delivered from local restaurants, and provides this service through partnerships such as DoorDash, GrubHub, Postmates, and Uber Eats. Delivery of groceries is also possible from local supermarkets, Walmart, Postmates, Shipt, and other similar markets.

GoGoGrandparent is a company that participated in the YC S16 cohort of Y Combinator and raised an estimated $120,000.

Timeline

2015

GoGoGrandparent was founded by David Lung and Justin Boogaard.

People

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David Lung

Founder

Justin Boogaard

Founder

Further reading

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About -- GoGo - Use Lyft & Uber Without A Smartphone

Web

GoGo - The Best Way To Call Lyft & Uber Without A Smartphone

Web

Documentaries, videos and podcasts

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Companies

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GoGoGrandparent

San Francisco, California, United States

Transportation services for older adults

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