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Sustainable Bus
Jan 26, 2023

DB plans to carry 200 million passengers a year with on-demand transportation by 2030

Published by Sustainable Bus.

Metro Magazine
Jan 18, 2023

TRC Launches Guaranteed Pre-Booking with Indy's MLK Center

Published by Metro Magazine.

BusRide
Jan 18, 2023

The Routing Company launches guaranteed pre-booking with Indianapolis’s Martin Luther King Community Center

Published by BusRide.

Press ReleaseJan 18, 2023

The Routing Company launches guaranteed pre-booking with Indianapolis’s Martin Luther King Community Center

TRC’s award-winning Pingo platform enhances community ride service while delivering 100% fulfillment.

ITS International
Jan 18, 2023

New routing for passengers in The Hague

Published by ITS International.

Sustainable Bus
Jan 10, 2023

The Hague launches on-demand transit services in partnership with The Routing Company

Published by Sustainable Bus.

Smart Cities World
Jan 5, 2023

The Hague partners for on-demand transit service

Published by Smart Cities World.

Press ReleaseJan 4, 2023

The Routing Company signs three year deal for on-demand public transport with The Hague municipality in The Netherlands

The Hague becomes TRC’s third public transportation customer in Europe

BlogDec 22, 2022

Which On-Demand Funding Streams Are Available in the United States?

Thanks to some new government programs, there are now plenty of funding streams to help transit agencies implement on-demand services.

BlogDec 21, 2022

More Isn’t Merrier When It Comes To On-Demand Transit Apps. Here’s Why.

Custom apps are flooding the on-demand market, requiring riders to use multiple apps for the same mode of transit. While custom apps may seem like an easy solution in the short-term, they weaken the rider experience and make navigating the transit ecosystem harder.

Press ReleaseDec 19, 2022

The Routing Company welcomes transit industry veteran Dwayne Sampson to its Transit Advisory Board

TRC’s Transit Advisory Board welcomes another transportation industry powerhouse

Systemiq Capital
Dec 13, 2022

EVs are not enough – we must minimise private car ownership altogether

Published by Systemiq Capital

KNKX Public Radio
Dec 13, 2022

More Washington counties trying 'microtransit' for flexible routes

Published by KNKX Public Radio.

Press ReleaseDec 12, 2022

The Routing Company listed a supplier by UK central government overseeing £3 billion in annual purchasing

TRC joins G-Cloud 13 through the United Kingdom's Crown Commercial Service.

Peninsula Daily News
Dec 12, 2022

New on-demand Clallam Transit service starts today

Published by Peninsula Daily News.

Mass Transit Magazine
Dec 7, 2022

The Routing Company has moved over 200,000 people since launching Pingo platform

Published by Mass Transit Magazine.

Press ReleaseDec 6, 2022

The Routing Company’s Pingo app surpasses 200,000 people moved 

TRC’s award-winning platform rockets past 200,000 PAX milestone with unmatched convenience and utilization

Smart Cities World
Dec 5, 2022

Virginia university empowers students with multimodal app

Virginia Commonwealth University in Richmond is deploying the Routing Company’s Pingo Campus app, which offers on-demand and fixed route shuttle services.

Mass Transit Magazine
Nov 30, 2022

TRC launches Pingo Campus within Ride Pingo app and receives two-year contract from RMA Limo

Published by Mass Transit Magazine.

BlogNov 30, 2022

Life at The Routing Company: Menno van der Zee, Co-Founder

In this interview, Co-Founder & Staff Engineer Menno van der Zee shares how he came to develop an interest in the transit space, what he would do differently if he were starting the company today, and his advice for startup founders.

Press ReleaseNov 29, 2022

The Routing Company launches new product Pingo Campus; signs two year 15-vehicle contract with RMA to power Virginia Commonwealth University transit

VCU becomes first university in North America to deploy Pingo Campus™.

BusRide
Nov 29, 2022

The Routing Company launches new product Pingo Campus; signs two year 15-vehicle contract with RMA to power Virginia Commonwealth University transit

Published by BusRide.

Peninsula Daily News
Nov 18, 2022

Transit board approves on-demand van service in Sequim and Forks

Published by Peninsula Daily News.

Mass Transit Magazine
Nov 9, 2022

The Routing Company announces pilot project with LTSA

Published by Mass Transit Magazine.

Metro Magazine
Nov 7, 2022

LTSA, TRC Launches On-Demand Service

Published by Metro Magazine.

Peninsula Daily News
Nov 3, 2022

Clallam Transit plans a new on-demand service

Published by Peninsula Daily News.

Press ReleaseNov 2, 2022

TRC to deliver paratransit and on-demand transit service in first large scale California deployment with FAST

Fairfield and Suisun Transit becomes TRC’s second transit agency partner in the state

Media ArticleOct 26, 2022

Lassen Rural Bus introduces expanded on-demand transit service starting Nov. 1: LRB to leverage The Routing Company’s Pingo app to power on-demand transit

Published by Lassen County Times.

Sierra Daily News
Oct 25, 2022

Lassen Rural Bus Updated On-demand Service

Published by Sierra Daily News.

Press ReleaseOct 24, 2022

Iowa's CyRide signs two-year contract with The Routing Company for on-demand transit through the Pingo platform

CyRide becomes TRC’s first on-demand transit agency partnership in the Midwest region.

Press ReleaseOct 19, 2022

The Routing Company appoints Noelle Claybrook as Business Development Manager

The Routing Company (“TRC”), a global on-demand vehicle routing and management platform partnering with cities to power the future of public transit, today announced it has named Noelle Claybrook as Business Development Manager.

Press ReleaseOct 12, 2022

The Routing Company names Dietter Aragon as Business Development Manager

The Routing Company (“TRC”), a global on-demand vehicle routing and management platform partnering with cities to power the future of public transit, today announced it has named Dietter Aragon as Business Development Manager.

Press ReleaseOct 11, 2022

The Routing Company introduces Pingo Journey; the first app offering on-demand transit and end-to-end journey planning in one place

TRC’s latest innovation becomes world’s first multi-purpose app to integrate real-time data; delivering Google Maps functionality while giving transit agencies control of on-demand dispatch.

Washington’s Clallam Transit System signs five year contract for on-demand transit with The Routing Company
Press ReleaseOct 7, 2022

Washington’s Clallam Transit System signs five year contract for on-demand transit with The Routing Company

CTS marks TRC’s third transit agency partner in Washington state.

Press ReleaseOct 6, 2022

The Routing Company’s Pingo app named a winner of Metro Magazine’s 2022 Innovative Solutions Award

Alongside Seattle-based King County Metro, TRC’s Pingo app and Transit Connect feature recognized for innovation in transit.

Press ReleaseSep 26, 2022

The Routing Company names David Frazier as Director of Policy

The Routing Company (“TRC”), a global on-demand vehicle routing and management platform partnering with cities to power the future of public transit, today announced it has named David Frazier as Director of Policy. Frazier will head TRC’s policy, government relations, and public affairs efforts under Lindy Norris, who joined TRC as Vice President of Marketing and Policy in August 2022.

Press ReleaseSep 15, 2022

The Routing Company joins Latinos In Transit; kicks off Hispanic Heritage Month 

The Routing Company has joined Latinos In Transit (“LIT”), an industry nonprofit organization dedicated to developing, promoting, and advancing Hispanic, Latinx, and other minority people in transportation.

Press ReleaseSep 12, 2022

The Routing Company names Stephen Kuban as Director of Business Development under the leadership of Dick Alexander

On-demand transit leader heading business development under industry veteran

Press ReleaseAug 30, 2022

The Routing Company names Lindy Norris as Vice President of Marketing and Policy and appoints Matt Horton as Board Director

The Routing Company (“TRC”), a global on-demand vehicle routing and management platform partnering with cities to power the future of public transit, today announced it has named Lindy Norris as Vice President of Marketing and Policy. Concurrently, Matt Horton has joined its Board of Directors.

BlogAug 24, 2022

Life at The Routing Company: Jackson Lester on the Future of Transportation

In this interview, Senior Product Manager Jackson Lester talks about his vision for the future of public transportation, how he stays connected to remote colleagues, and how working as a ski instructor led him to The Routing Company.

BlogAug 23, 2022

Moving the World … Remotely

At The Routing Company, remote working is more than an employee perk. Instead, it has been a crucial part of The Routing Company’s DNA since day one. Having a team with a global footprint creates an organic platform from which we work to make access to transportation across the world convenient, sustainable and affordable.

BlogAug 23, 2022

Life at The Routing Company: Carlyn Hunt

In this interview, Operations Manager Carlyn Hunt discusses how she gets The Routing Company’s partners ready for launch, how to manage work-life balance when travel is part of your job, and how working at The Routing Company led her to eating fish and chips on a paddle board in Melbourne.

BlogAug 18, 2022

Introducing Venues

Venues are a simple way for riders to be routed to one convenient location when requesting a pickup or dropoff to a commonly requested area. Aamir Islam explains.

BlogAug 18, 2022

Life at The Routing Company: CTO Alex Wallar on Co-Founding a Startup

In this interview, The Routing Company’s CTO and Co-Founder Alex Wallar talks about why he left his PhD to found The Routing Company, his advice for first-time founders, and why the most awesome thing you can do is to hire your own boss.

BlogAug 16, 2022

After 150k Trips, The Routing Company is Getting a New Look

The Routing Company is a different company today than it was two years ago. We’ve evolved and grown, and felt it was time for our visual identity to reflect that. That’s why we’ve decided to redesign our brand.

BlogAug 2, 2022

Life at The Routing Company: Dami Adebayo on “the Transport Problem”

In this interview, Europe Partnerships Lead Dami Adebayo talks about day-to-day life at The Routing Company, why he decided to join the company, and what he considers to be “the transport problem”.