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Company Overview of uShip, Inc.

Company Overview

uShip, Inc. provides an online transport marketplace that connects people with delivery companies globally. It offers uShip, a freight exchange that connects shipping customers ranging from freight brokers to business shippers and consumers with feedback-rated transportation service providers that engage in online fixed price, spot market, and auction-based transactions. The company’s uShip is used to transport freight, household goods, vehicles, animals, office removals, and more. uShip, Inc. was incorporated in 2003 and is based in Austin, Texas with a location in Amsterdam, the Netherlands.

205 Brazos Street

Austin, TX 78701

United States

Founded in 2003

Phone:

866-368-4689

Key Executives for uShip, Inc.

Co-Founder and Chief Executive Officer
Chief Financial Officer
Executive Vice President of Operations
Executive Vice President of Engineering
Vice President of Human Resources
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2014.

uShip, Inc. Key Developments

uShip, Inc. Presents at Wolfe Research 7th Annual Global Transportation Conference, May-20-2014 03:20 PM

uShip, Inc. Presents at Wolfe Research 7th Annual Global Transportation Conference, May-20-2014 03:20 PM. Venue: The Marriott East Side Hotel, 525 Lexington Avenue, New York, New York, United States. Speakers: Matthew Chasen, Co-Founder and Chief Executive Officer.

uShip and eBay Inc. Announces an Agreement for Larger-Than-Parcel (LTP) Delivery

uShip and eBay Inc. announced an agreement for Larger-Than-Parcel (LTP) delivery. uShip-powered delivery options will be incorporated across eBay categories that frequently contain LTP goods over 150lbs and buyer-arranged shipping. Initially available in eBay Motors' U.S. vehicles, motorcycles, powersports and boats, more categories will be added this spring. Within a year, uShip will be integrated into global eBay properties, more deeply into listings and in the buyer checkout process.

uShip Appoints Bob Bearden as Chief Financial Officer

uShip announced Internet travel marketplace, ecommerce and retail finance veteran Bob Bearden has joined the company as Chief Financial Officer (CFO). Over the past 20 years, Bearden has served as CFO of Hotels.com, Expedia.com Global Operations, Travelocity.com and IntentMedia.com. He has also held a senior finance position at truckloadsusa.com and a corporate development role at SABRE. In this newly-created position, Bearden will oversee uShip's strategic financial planning, debt/equity financing, operational financing, budgeting, forecasting and capital investments, as well as the company's accounting team.

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