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Hytch Rewards Receives 2018 Sustainable Transportation Award

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (Sept. 19, 2018) – Hytch, LLC, the Nashville-based social impact technology company behind the smartphone app Hytch Rewards, has earned a 2018 Tennessee Sustainable Transportation Award for its role in changing transit behavior and improving public health and safety across the state. The Tennessee Sustainable Transportation Award recognizes Hytch’s outstanding initiatives to improve […]

Businesses offer transit, carpooling incentives as recruitment, sustainability tool

Most mornings, at 6:30 a.m., Smryna resident Jansen Donsbach meets her sister-in-law, living in Murfreesboro, and they take turns driving one another to their jobs in Nashville on a shared, hour-long commute. Donsbach works at the Tennessee State Capitol downtown as a legislative assistant and her sister-in-law works at a health care business on West […]

Hytch Rewards: Cash Incentives for Carpools & Public Transit

As the “traffic problem” continues to grow in Nashville, the Hytch Rewards app has found a way to help decrease the number of cars traveling back and forth to work every day. Working with partners like Nissan, Sprint, Franklin Synergy Bank, Reliant Bank, David Lipscomb University and others, the Nashville-based social impact tech company has […]

Nissan Launches Partnership With Local Carpooling Startup

Franklin-based Nissan North America Inc. and  Hytch — a carpooling startup founded by local entrepreneur Mark Cleveland — want to pay you to share a ride. The automotive giant will now pay  Hytch users 5 cents for each mile they share a ride with another person within Middle Tennessee, including if … Continue To Original Publication

Hytch Rewards Helps defeat Nashville Traffic

When the Nashville Transit Plan failed to pass, residents were left to believe they were without an answer to the problem of traffic congestion that continues to impact their daily lives. On Tuesday, June 19, Nick Justice, Hytch’s Operations Director, spoke with WZTV Fox 17 of Nashville to highlight a creative service solution that has […]

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 […]

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 […]