(Jan. 17, 2019) — Outdoorsy (outdoorsy.com), the world’s fastest-growing outdoor recreation marketplace powering road trips and recreational vehicle adventures, and Aviva Ventures, the corporate venture capital fund for Aviva Plc (LSE: AV.L), announced today that Outdoorsy has raised $50 million USD in Series C funding led by Greenspring Associates.
(June 28, 2018) — “RV travel is making a big comeback, driven by millennials and their love of the freedom it offers,” said Jeff Cavins, Outdoorsy.
(June 27, 2018) — REV Group has announced a partnership between REV Rentals and Outdoorsy to offer RV rentals through Outdoorsy’s RV marketplace.
(June 7, 2018) — Outdoorsy has announced the hires of Bob Bearden as CFO and four new vice presidents.
(June 6, 2018) — Outdoorsy announced the hires of Bob Bearden as CFO and four new vice presidents from renowned global, marketplace and technology companies.
(May 16, 2018) — “With Australia and New Zealand being synonymous with outdoor adventures, road trips and beautiful landscapes, this region is the next natural step in our robust global growth plan as we build the world’s third lodging category,” said Jeff Cavins, co-founder and CEO of Outdoorsy.
(April 6, 2018) — Outdoorsy has moved its corporate headquarters from San Francisco to Austin to take advantage of the area’s talent pool, tech scene and outdoors culture, reported the Austin Statesman.
(Feb. 12, 2018) — Outdoorsy has announced it has raised $25M USD in Series B funding led by Aviva Ventures and Altos Ventures.
(Jan. 17, 2018) — Outdoorsy begins its Canada and Ontario roadshow at four major RV events, creating a one-of-a-kind immersive experience for RV owners and renters alike.
(Dec. 14, 2017) — Outdoorsy, the largest and most-trusted RV rental marketplace, announces its launch to all Canadians today.
(Nov. 10, 2017) — The company is waiving 100 percent of its service fees for the entire first year when active-duty and veteran service members list their RVs on Outdoorsy’s peer-to-peer recreational vehicle marketplace.
(Sept. 28, 2017) — Outdoorsy has announced Colin Gardiner as its new chief product officer.
(Sept. 1, 2017) — Outdoorsy is helping provide short-term accommodation to evacuees of Hurricane Harvey by waiving all service fees for RVs used to house Harvey victims.
(April 13, 2017) — Together, Jeff Cavins, founder of Outdoorsy, and Barry Karfunkel, CEO of National General Insurance, have teamed up to convince all 50 states to remove a business exclusion clause preventing RV owners to rent out their vehicles while maintaining industry low costs, RV Pro reported.
(Sept. 4, 2015) — Jen Young and Jeff Cavins, who co-founded startup Outdoorsy.co — an Airbnb for RVs — are taking the challenge to ditch their North Beach apartment to embark on a year-long cross-country odyssey in a 27-foot Eddie Bauer Airstream trailer.
(Aug. 20, 2015) — Outdoorsy is a startup that provides an online marketplace for motorhome and trailer owners to rent out their vehicles when they’re not using them.