Urgent.ly defines the future of mobility and roadside assistance
Urgent.ly announced it has raised $21 million in new Series B funding from leading global automotive brands, including BMW i Ventures, InMotion Ventures, Jaguar Land Rover’s venture capital fund, and Porsche Ventures.
The funds will be directed to growing roadside assistance network and transforming the roadside assistance industry to deliver a better customer experience.
Additionally, BMW Group has also selected Urgent.ly to work together with the BMW ConnectedDrive Customer Interaction Center (BMW Assist) as the vendor partner to provide roadside assistance and extended mobility services to owners of all four of its brands in the U.S.: BMW, BMW Motorrad, MINI and Rolls-Royce Motor Cars.
Source: PR Newswire, VentureBeat.
Urgent.ly partners with Telasist to expand to Mexico
The partnership with Telasist, a leading provider of fully integrated assistance solutions, makes Urgent.ly the only roadside assistance company delivering a fully integrated digital solution and seamless experience for all of North America.
The collaboration between the two companies will help integrate their digital assistance solutions to benefit customers throughout Mexico and cross border.
Urgent.ly gets recognized alongside nation’s fastest-growing private companies
Delivering help through a seamless, end-to-end digital platform, viewable by every stakeholder in real time makes Urgently the choice of leading global brands trusted by millions of consumers across automotive, insurance, telematics and new technology transportation companies in North America, Europe, Asia and Australia. This also helped the company rank No.12 on the 2019 Inc. 5000 list of fastest-growing private companies in the US.
Sources: PRWeb, Business Insider.
Urgent.ly Company Overview
Founders: Chris Spanos, Lokesh Kumar, Luke Kathol, Ric Fleisher, Rick Robinson, Surendra Goel
Headquarters: Vienna, VA
Sources: Crunchbase, Urgent.ly.