TechNet Announces Addition of Three New Members
Washington, D.C. — TechNet, the national, bipartisan network of innovation economy CEOs and senior executives, today announced the addition of three new members: letgo, GLAMSQUAD, and TaskRabbit. TechNet’s membership now stands at 82 members that represent all parts of the innovation ecosystem. TechNet has added nine new members so far in 2018, and 18 new members since TechNet Day 2017 last April. A full list is available here.
“We are pleased to welcome letgo, GLAMSQUAD, and TaskRabbit to our network,” said Linda Moore, President and CEO of TechNet. “As leading innovators in the gig and sharing economy sector, these three companies remind us that new job opportunities are being created everywhere across the country thanks to technology. Their unique perspectives on the issues facing the technology industry will be important as we work to inform the debates taking place at the federal, state, and local levels. We look forward to working with our new members to advance policies that allow them and our industry as a whole to continue to innovate, create jobs, and help bring about new solutions to real world challenges.”
About our new members:
- letgo is America's biggest app to buy and sell locally. With over 75 million downloads and hundreds of millions of listings posted by users worldwide, the free app makes it easy to list what you don’t need and find deals nearby on what you do, from electronics, cars, and collectibles, to housing, fashion, and furniture.
- GLAMSQUAD is the market leader in the growing mobile beauty services industry, serving thousands of clients each week in several cities across the U.S. GLAMSQUAD’s proprietary technology platform matches talented and trusted independent beauty professionals with customers in need of hair, makeup, and nail services, anytime, anywhere.
- TaskRabbit is revolutionizing everyday work by connecting Taskers with clients across a variety of categories, such as furniture assembly, delivery, moving, handyman work, and much more. At its core, TaskRabbit is the platform dedicated to democratizing the way people work, giving them a destination to find help and the flexibility to create their ideal workplace.
TechNet is the national, bipartisan network of technology CEOs and senior executives that promotes the growth of the innovation economy by advocating a targeted policy agenda at the federal and 50-state level. TechNet’s diverse membership includes dynamic startups and the most iconic companies on the planet and represents three million employees and countless customers in the fields of information technology, e-commerce, the sharing and gig economies, advanced energy, cybersecurity, venture capital, and finance. TechNet has offices in Washington, D.C., Silicon Valley, San Francisco, Sacramento, Austin, Boston, Olympia, Albany, and Tallahassee.