Beep and Bestmile-Powered AVs Come to Orlando: A “Defining Moment” for Central Florida

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The Lake Nona community has launched Central Florida’s first autonomous shuttle as part of its Move Nona initiative – abold new approach to transportation providing residents and visitors with a variety of efficient and inter-connected ways to get around community. The program includes driverless shuttles operated by autonomous mobility solutions provider, Beep, headquartered in Lake Nona. The Lake Nona community has launched Central Florida’s first autonomous shuttle as part … Read More

Bestmile Joins SMLL Shared Research Lab Testbed to Accelerate Connected Vehicle Solutions

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Bestmile has joined the Shared Research Programme (SRP) of the Smart Mobility Living Lab (SMLL). The lab is the UK’s most advanced urban testbed for connected and autonomous vehicles and allows members to explore, test, and validate products, services, and solutions. The SRP is a collaborative effort where partners work together to discover and understand the issues and requirements in … Read More

VW Leader Hinrich J. Woebcken Joins Bestmile Advisory Board

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Hinrich J. Woebcken, former President and CEO for Volkswagen Group of America, Inc., has joined Bestmile’s Advisory Board. Woebcken has worked in the automotive industry for more than 30 years, including a 10-year tenure with BMW Group. He assumed the role of President and CEO for the Volkswagen Group of America, Inc., in early 2016, and took on the role … Read More

Bestmile Raises $16.5M to Fast-Track Growth of Autonomous Fleet Orchestration Platform

William PeatmanPress release

San Francisco – USA, Lausanne – SWITZERLAND – August 28, 2019 – Bestmile, the leading Fleet Orchestration Platform used to plan, manage, and optimize autonomous and human-driven vehicle fleets announced it has raised $16.5 M USD in a Series B round and has strengthened its leadership to accelerate its growth. The round is led by two U.S. firms, Blue Lagoon … Read More

Beep Selects Bestmile As Partner for Autonomous Vehicle Fleets

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Beed selects Bestmile for fleet orchestration

Beep, a Florida-based autonomous mobility solutions company, announced a partnership with Bestmile, to use the Bestmile Fleet Orchestration Platform to plan, manage and orchestrate its autonomous shuttle fleets. Headquartered in Orlando, Florida, Beep offers autonomous mobility solutions to fleet owners and operators in low-speed environments across the public and private sector. From route planning to fully managed autonomous vehicle transportation services, … Read More

New Webinar: Just what is Bestmile?

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bestmile webinar what is bestmile

Learn what the Bestmile Fleet Orchestration platform does and doesn’t do. There is a broad ecosystem of technologies and businesses involved in the delivery of new mobility services. These include new types of vehicles, automated driving technology, mobility service providers, fleet management software, and fleet orchestration platforms.  Sometimes the roles of these players get confused. This webinar aims to clear … Read More

Software Sales Leader Tony Pino Joins Bestmile as VP of Sales for North America

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Tony Pino Bestmile VP Sals

Bestmile announced the appointment of enterprise cloud software sales leader Tony Pino to the position of Vice President of Sales for North America. In this role, he will lead the go-to-market strategy and execution for all sales activities in the United States and Canada. “Tony has a strong track record of delighting customers cloud solutions that automate complex processes,” said … Read More

Recorded Webinar: Learn How to Make Fleets 10x More Efficient

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Bestmile webinar on-demand mobility service design

The recording of Bestmile’s recent webinar, “On-Demand Mobility Service Design: Making Fleets 10x More Efficient” is now available. Held July 9, 2019, the webinar features Bestmile’s CTO Marco Laumanns and Business Development Director Luc Texier, as they explain how to simulate and test on-demand mobility services in advance of deployment, and how to manage design parameters such as fleet size, … Read More

Enterprise Information Technology Executive Gary Patterson Joins Bestmile as COO

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gary patterson bestmile COO

Bestmile announced the appointment of senior enterprise technology executive Gary Patterson to the position of Chief Operating Officer. As COO, he will accelerate Bestmile’s growth by developing a partnership framework that will consolidate relationships with trusted and value-added partners around the globe. He will also oversee customer support, product deployment, and customer success operations. “Bestmile introduced fleet orchestration to the … Read More

Bestmile Platform to Power Last-Mile Autonomous Vehicle Delivery Service

Abdeljalil ChentoufPress release

LAUSANNE – Switzerland and SAN FRANCISCO – USA, (May 29, 2019) – Bestmile, the leading Fleet Orchestration Platform used to plan, manage, and optimize autonomous and human-driven vehicles announced that the company’s platform has been selected by EIT Digital, the European Institute of Technology Digital to develop a Last-Mile Automated Delivery (LMAD) solution using autonomous robots. “Consumers increasingly expect same … Read More