David Mahfouda
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David Mahfouda

Public Transportation 2.0, A Cab-Sharing App for New Yorkers

"When people ride around, there are all these extra seats in cabs," said David Mahfouda, 28, founder of Weeels, who came up with the idea while he ... prospect of riding in a car with a stranger," said Weeels chief strategy officer Alex Pasternack, 27, who met Mahfouda in college at Harvard.

Tech firm Weeels offers Brooklynites discounted carpool rides to regional airports for Thanksgiving...

“We’re trying to offer an affordable, environmentally-friendly service for New Yorkers going away this Thanksgiving,” said David Mahfouda, founder of Weeels, a tech firm already offering carpool rides from local airports. “When you’re paying for a taxi ride, you’re paying for four seats. ...

Heading Home for Thanksgiving? New Yorkers Can Split a Cab to the Airport With Shairporter

... to LaGuardia Airport and $20 one-way rides from Williamsburg to JFK airport) using an algorithm that combs through ”submitted data to connect travelers leaving at similar times.” However, only 20 riders had signed up using founder David Mahfouda’s Google Doc by the time the article was published...

Reinventing the Weeel: A Cab-Sharing iPhone App Tries to Grow ...

Weeels owes its existence to a trip its creator, David Mahfouda, took on the Trans-Siberian railroad. ... The team, a group of friends who first met as undergraduates at Harvard, has based their operation in Brooklyn, where the subway system is not as ...

Urban Omnibus » Weeels

David Mahfouda is the Founder and Chief Executive Officer of Weeels. David graduated from Harvard in 2005 with a degree in Visual and Environmental Studies and received a master’s degree in Product Architecture and Engineering from Stevens Institute in 2009.

Harvard Gazette: Office for Arts announces annual arts prize ...

This year's Louis Sudler Prize in the Arts, which recognizes outstanding artistic talent and achievement in the composition or performance of music, drama, dance, or the visual arts, will be presented to Michael M. Donahue '05 and David Mahfouda '05. A resident of Adams House, Donahue ...

Harvard Gazette: Office for the Arts announces spring grants ...

3," David Mahfouda '05: Richard Solomon Grant for outdoor sculpture made of laminated composite and ice walls. "Found Art Notebooks and Earth Art Calendars," Harvard Resource Efficiency Program and Harvard Computer Energy Reduction Program, Lindsay Crouse '06: OFA Grant for a project ...

New iPhone app offers shared cabs on demand

“It’s a do-it-yourself mass-transit system that saves money and energy,” said David Mahfouda, 27, founder of Weeels...

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