Location: PO Box 29593, San Francisco, California, United States United States
Founded in: 2009
Stage: Beta (public testing)
Number of employees: 6-15
Funding history:
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Where Travelers Meet Locals
California, United States United States
Company description

Tripping gives travelers a safe and easy way to connect with local people for tips, shared cups of coffee and even home stays.


We launched in January and already have thousands of members from 100+ countries. Our partners include Ivy League universities, study abroad programs, major rock bands and international volunteer organizations.


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  • Jen O'Neal
    Jen O'Neal | Team member
    Jen O’Neal is the Co-Founder and CEO of Tripping. Having grown up near Silicon Valley, working in technology always seemed like a given for Jen. She joined StubHub as employee #5 the summer before her senior year at Cal, kicking off a fast-p...
Marcus Ogawa
Marcus is a Managing Partner of Quest Venture Partners, and is responsible for new investments, evaluating and closing seed / A rounds and working closely with management from portfolio companies. He enjoys strategy games and Greek mythology.