Hytch Rewards extends benefits to riders who also use WeGo, RTA or Music City Star

Hytch, LLC, the Nashville-based social impact technology company, together with WeGo Public Transit and the Music City Star with the Regional Transportation Authority of Middle Tennessee, announce today their partnership to reward commuters who share a ride by taking public transit rather than driving alone. Through this new partnership, individuals who take the public transit […]

WeGo partners with Hytch to reward public transit users

Hytch LLC, a Nashville-based social impact technology company, together with WeGo Public Transit and the Music City Star with the Regional Transportation Authority of Middle Tennessee, announce a partnership to reward commuters who share a ride by taking public transit rather than driving alone. Through this new partnership, individuals who take the public transit in Middle Tennessee […]

Hytch: An App That Pays You to Carpool

Traffic congestion is a huge problem in Nashville. The metro area is growing rapidly and existing roads just can’t handle it. A recent referendum to build a 26-mile light rail system went down in a 2-to-1 defeat. Meanwhile, entrepreneur Mark Cleveland and telecom visionary Robert Hartline have been working on a different, much less costly […]

Launch Tennessee Makes First Impact Fund Investment, Hytch Rewards

Launch Tennessee (LaunchTN) announced Wednesday the organization’s first investment from the $1.71M Impact Fund. Nashville-based Hytch will receive a $150,000 commitment, leveraging private investment dollars by lead investor XMI Growth, angel investors and family offices. “This investment by LaunchTN has been a major catalyst for attracting additional private capital,” said Mark Cleveland, co-founder and CEO of Hytch.   Continue to […]

Launch Tennessee Makes First Impact Fund Investment, Hytch Rewards

HYTCH RECEIVES FIRST INVESTMENT FROM TENNESSEE IMPACT FUND   NASHVILLE, Tenn. (Aug. 15, 2018) – Hytch, LLC, a Nashville-based social impact technology company is the first recipient of an investment from the newly established Tennessee Impact Fund.  The new capital for Hytch, which brings the company’s seed round to 145% of target, comes from a […]

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Hytch, An App That Pays Users for Sharing Their Ride, Lands Impact Investment Dollars

Hytch, a sustainability-focused ridesharing tracking platform, is the first recipient of the first southeastern-focused impact investing fund. The $1.71 million fund was established last year by public-private entrepreneurial support organization LaunchTN and is funded by business consultancy firm XMI Growth, angel investors and family offices. Hytch, a two-year-old startup based in Nashville, has developed a […]

Tennessee Impact Fund’s First Investment Aims to Ease Traffic Congestion

ImpactAlpha, August 20 – LaunchTN, an organization that supports Tennessee-based startups, has made its first investment from its $1.7 million seed-stage impact fund, backing a Nashville-based ride sharing app called Hytch. Hytch isn’t the standard ride-sharing app; its rewards-based service aims to incentivize people to make more sustainably-minded travel decisions, whether that’s sharing app-based rides, […]

Hytch partners with WeGo Public Transit to reward Middle Tennesseans for traveling responsibly

Community partners come together to reward smart travel behavior on Nashville bus routes Hytch, LLC, the Nashville-based social impact technology company, together with WeGo Public Transit and the Music City Star with the Regional Transportation Authority of Middle Tennessee, announce today their partnership to reward commuters who share a ride by taking public transit rather […]