Deals

Sheprd Raises $1M in Funding
Date: 
Wednesday, January 10, 2018
Location: 
Newton
Categories: 
Consumer
eCommerce & Marketplaces
Deal Type: 
Funding

Sheprd, Inc. - The On-Demand School Bus - announces $1 million in venture capital funding from InMotion Ventures, Jaguar Land Rover's venture capital arm. In addition to funding, the relationship includes providing Sheprd, on a non-exclusive basis, with a fleet of Land Rover SUV vehicles.

"With this funding, Sheprd can expand its service to meet customer demand and further develop our proprietary technology platform to improve the transportation experience for families," said Nick Jasset, CEO and founder of Sheprd. "The investment by InMotion Ventures further validates the positive feedback we continue to receive from parents; Sheprd's service provides a desperately needed solution in the child transportation marketplace... READ MORE