Uber has today announced the opening of a new office and a product expansion in Calgary. Ramit Kar, General Manager for Uber Western Canada, unveiled a new office in Alberta’s largest city and said the company will launch its UberSELECT product in Calgary.
Called the Green Light Hub, the new office will give Uber staff the chance to better serve Calgarians on a local level. The company says an ever-growing number of people in the city who want to drive for Uber will now be served by the new office.
As for UberSELECT, it is the US company’s ride-sharing service that provides more luxurious vehicles. By introducing the service in Calgary, the city will get the highest rated drivers and the best vehicles, at an affordable price.
“I’m very pleased today to announce the official opening of a new Uber office to better serve Calgarians looking to earn a flexible income as drivers-partners. Furthermore, we are happy to start offering UberSELECT services to Calgarians looking for a luxury ride at an affordable price.” — Ramit Kar, General Manager for Uber Western Canada
“I started driving as an Uber Partner in January. Being able to choose my own uber driving schedule is perfect for me as I am a full time college student. I really enjoy driving and meeting different people in our beautiful city which is really enjoyable. Helping people get home safely makes me feel like I’m doing something good!” Robert Moore, driver partner for Uber in Calgary.