The purpose of this study is to gain a deeper understanding of the factors influencing traveller decisions about driving or taking a shared ride, including learning about the tradeoffs among desired features of different travel options and trip price.
Hytch Heroes have helped save 127,148 trees by tracking their trips on the Hytch Rewards app. Hytch's new partnership with ForestPlanet means we will be planting trees for every 50 miles tracked in the Hytch Rewards app. Hytch Heroes keep restoring our earth one trip at a time!
COVID-19 puts a spotlight on companies who adapt quickly. Hytch Rewards has adapted and expanded the platform to offer greater value with the shelter in place reward and the commuter wellness pledge. The new features enable contact tracing and monitoring of commuter wellness to ensure the safety of us all.
Commuters are returning to single occupancy vehicles, further increasing congestion and carbon emissions. We have also learned that transportation is a barrier to employment so affordable and equitable access to public transit is crucial for many commuters. So how do we encourage commuters to start using public transit again?
Hytch Rewards in partnership with the Middle Tennessee State University (MTSU) Data Science Institute performed an analytical study to validate if the database framework of Hytch can be scalable and what it costs to promote a sustained user.
In response to the COVD-19 pandemic, many states and organizations have implemented the shelter in place compliance. Most shelter in place initiatives have been at the macro level but Hytch Rewards has introduced a new shelter in place feature which rewards individuals for good behavior.
The shelter in place feature on the Hytch Rewards app was introduced at the end of March. As a contribution to coronavirus response efforts, Hytch Rewards will continue waiving all service fees for employer and government partners of the Shelter in Place program.
The Hytch Rewards platform rewards its users for making smart mobility choices (ride-sharing, using public transit, or walking). Hytch has pivoted with the new Shelter in Place feature, which rewards people for staying at home. Congressman Jim Cooper and his office are among the first to use this new feature.
Commuters Trust program, launched in 2019 under Mayor Pete Buttigieg, is in response to a lack of reliable transportation which was identified as a barrier to finding and maintaining employment. Hytch Rewards partners with Commuters Trust for an incentive-based, peer-to-peer ride-sharing solution for workers with limited access to public transit.
Hytch Rewards, a technology solution that incentivizes smarter mobility decisions, today announced Shelter in Place, a new feature for its popular mobile app. Designed to encourage behavior that will limit the spread of COVID-19, Shelter in Place will pay daily cash rewards to sponsored U.S. residents who self-quarantine at home.