In case you missed the headlines, we recently welcomed a new face at Lyft HQ. David Estrada will be helping us blaze a new trail on the regulatory front as Lyft's new VP of Government Relations. We couldn't be prouder!
He brings some serious chops to the community, as this TechCrunch writer touts:
Coming from Google X, he led a team that sought to gain regulatory acceptance for a number of new and experimental technologies.
New and experimental technologies, they say? Sounds familiar.
Most notable among those projects was Google’s self-driving car, for which Estrada and his team was able to get laws on the books in California, Florida, and Nevada. But the legal team also worked on technologies like Google Glass and its smart contact lens.
Check out the full article! We'll keep you posted on the official progress we're making as we build the ridesharing community in your city. The future looks bright!