First-of-its-kind Ventra App Released to the Public

November 20, 2015

This afternoon, the Chicago Transit Authority (CTA), Metra Rail, and Pace suburban bus – the three transit agencies that provide transportation services to millions of commuters in Chicago – officially announced the release of the Ventra Mobile App. The app is now available for download and use on Apple and Android smartphone and tablet devices […]

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SFMTA Launches MuniMobile: Muni’s New Mobile Fare Payment App

November 16, 2015

Bay Area residents and visitors can now say goodbye to crumpled bills and the requirement to have exact change when boarding Muni! Today we’re excited to help Muni riders get from point A to point B faster than ever. We’ve officially launched the brand new MuniMobile app in partnership with San Francisco Municipal Transportation Agency […]

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GlobeSherpa and TriMet launch new mobile game to let riders explore the new MAX Orange Line

September 12, 2015

Yesterday, GlobeSherpa and TriMet reached new heights of innovation when we released a software update to the TriMet Tickets mobile application. For iOS users, the update brings a new, updated design that includes the use of a navigation drawer allowing easier access to the app’s main menu items. For all users of the app, iOS […]

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TriMet mobile tickets top 5 million in less than two years!

August 27, 2015

TriMet Tickets, the first mobile ticketing app GlobeSherpa released to market, reached a major milestone Wednesday as TriMet announced that riders have purchased more than 5 million tickets in less than two years. This is no surprise to us. We have watched as downloads of the app crossed the 200,000 mark and acceptance and usage […]

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Orange County Transportation Authority (OCTA) Selects GlobeSherpa to Provide Mobile Ticketing System

July 22, 2015

We are very excited to share that after an extensive competitive procurement process, the Orange County Transportation Authority has selected GlobeSherpa to provide an end-to-end mobile ticketing and fare collection system for OCTA riders. The press release with more information is included below. We will work with OCTA to implement the system later this year. […]

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Portland Companies Lead the Charge to Change the Ratio of Women in Tech

July 2, 2015

We are proud to partner with Epicodus to sponsor scholarships for Break the Code, an initiative designed to empower more women to join the tech industry. For more information about Break the Code, Java, JavaScript, or Android deelopment, please read the press release below or contact Epicodus”>Epicodus. Portland Companies Lead the Charge to Change the […]

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GlobeSherpa Joins the RideScout Family

June 30, 2015

We are very pleased to announce that RideScout, LLC, a company within moovel GmbH, a subsidiary of Daimler AG, has acquired GlobeSherpa. The deal was just announced via a press release and live streamed press conference where Joseph Kopser, CEO of RideScout and Nat Parker, CEO of GlobeSherpa, discussed the deal. To view the webcast, […]

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Virginia Railway Express Launches VRE Mobile

May 15, 2015

This morning, Virginia Railway Express launched their new mobile app, VRE Mobile. The press release is below and available here. We are extremely proud of the partnership with VRE and look forward to bringing mobile ticketing to other agencies in the region. Virginia Railway Express Launches VRE Mobile First transit system in the greater Washington […]

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Valley Metro app lets users track real-time bus, light rail data to better plan commutes

May 1, 2015

Valley Metro, which operates Phoenix’s public bus and light-rail system, released a mobile app in February designed to help Arizona residents commute with ease and efficiency through real-time scheduling data. The app, Ridekick, also lets users view fare options, receive service alerts and bookmark routes, according to Valley Metro. “It’s designed for anybody who uses […]

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LADOT and Mayor Garcetti Launch LA Mobile

February 17, 2015

This morning, at an invitation-only event at the Caltrans Building, The Honorable Mayor Garcetti joined Los Angeles Councilman Bob Blumenfield, Eric Eisenberg, President of the Los Angeles Transportation Commission, Saleta Reynolds, LADOT General Manager, and Tony Tom, GlobeSherpa Executive Vice President onstage to officially unveil and launch the LA Mobile ticketing app. LADOT partnered with […]

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