2.6 Hop In Technologies picks up essential workers

Vaughan Rising Podcast

10-11-2020 • 8 mins

For this episode of Vaughan Rising, we’re getting the startup perspective.

Hop In Technologies is a logistics software platform that helps employees get to work, particularly in areas outside the metropolitan core where transit service is limited. Hop In fills the last mile gap by arranging shuttles on optimized routes.

When Ontario shut down most workplaces in mid-March, commuting plummeted. According to Statistics Canada, public transit trips fell 42% in March and 85% in April. Hop In’s model was shaken to the core. Time for a pivot!