Editor’s Note: Today, I’m happy to introduce Scott Van Maldegiam as our newest contributor. Since I only drive part time, I wanted to bring in someone with a fresh perspective who knows what it’s like to log 40-50 hours a week doing rideshare. Scott is an ultra experienced driver from Chicago with a knack for analytics and a great attention to detail.
You might already know Scott’s name from some of the great comments he’s left over the past couple months but Scott and I have been e-mailing back and forth behind the scenes for a while now. I’m going to be featuring articles from Scott on a regular basis going forward so once you’re done reading, please leave a comment and let us know what you think about Scott’s first article for The Rideshare Guy!
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Hi all. Harry has given me the opportunity to be a regular contributor to the blog and add another perspective on ride sharing from a driver in another market… CHICAGO! So, my opinions and information will be skewed by what is happening in the Chicago market, but I hope my thought process will help others make evaluations about what is happening in their own markets. With that said, my first topic is a comparison between Lyft and UberX. [Read more…]