||CEO Mei Zhang
Founded in 2015
|An online platform to help people “discover, buy, and sell authentic tour experiences.”
||Zhang, the founder of travel firm WildChina which serves foreign visitors, launched NewUGo to connect the rapidly growing domestic Chinese travel market to off-the-beaten-path tourism resources.
||CEO Louis-Philippe Maurice
Founded in 2011
|“The best way to book bus tickets,” aggregating information on a half-million bus routes in 63 countries.
||Winner of the 2014 Alumni New Venture Competition’s Best Investment category, Busbud has debuted a product that allows third parties to integrate bus search and ticketing into their websites.
||CEO Jean Tripier
Founded in 2013
|“The data science company that ends the guessing game of booking airfares.”
||When JetBlue created a venture capital arm earlier this year, its first investment was in FLYR’s technology.
||CEO Ruzwana Bashir
Founded in 2012
|A curated travel activities booking site, “dedicated to making travel planning enjoyable.”
||Earlier this year, Peek raised an additional $10 million and announced an instant-booking partnership with Yelp.
||CEO Jon Staff (MBA 2016)
Founded in 2015
|Tiny vacation houses for an escape from the digital daily grind: “Forget the city, forget work, and remember who and what is most important.”
||Born at the Harvard i-lab, Getaway recently used an online real estate investment marketplace to raise $110,000 in just 45 minutes. The money will help fund a new 18-cabin tiny house campground in Upstate New York.