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CharterUP Shines in Austin’s Tech Arena: Named Top Software/AI Company at the 2023 Inno Fire Awards

Published December 14, 2023

CharterUP has not just entered the Austin tech scene, we’ve set it ablaze, capturing the top Inno Fire Award in the Software/AI category. The “Blazer” distinction from the Austin Business Journal and Inno Austin recognizes our disruptive innovation and groundbreaking work in software and AI, earning us the title of the top company in the competitive category.

Set against the dynamic backdrop of Texas’s Silicon Hills, Austin’s tech scene is fertile ground for companies like to thrive and innovate. The Inno Fire Awards recognizes companies demonstrating outstanding innovation and impact. Our achievement in the Software/AI category highlights our successful integration of technology to streamline and improve the group travel experience.

“Being honored at Austin Inno’s Fire Awards validates the innovative work we are doing in Austin,” said CEO Armir Harris. “Our team is committed to addressing the challenges in group transportation, offering solutions that make group travel more accessible, efficient and sustainable. We are proud to be recognized alongside other Austin companies shaping the future of technology.”

Our victory is more than just an accolade; it marks our contribution to transforming group transportation. Positioned in the hub of Austin’s tech innovation, CharterUP is a leader in redefining the norms of group travel. The establishment of our new tech hub in Austin’s Innovation Corridor strategically places us at the forefront of tech innovation.

The robust competition in Austin underscores the city’s drive for technological excellence. Our recognition at the Inno Fire Awards amidst a competitive landscape emphasizes the effectiveness of our technology-enhanced approach to group transportation.

At the heart of our platform is the ability to swiftly match groups with a vast network of operators in just 60 seconds. This core functionality epitomizes our commitment to efficiency and customer-centric service in the group transportation industry. The strength of our platform lies in its intuitive interface and the ability to connect users with an extensive network of independent bus operators across the country.

Our commitment extends beyond technology to transparency and accountability. We offer real-time bus tracking, comprehensive operator details, dynamic charter bus pricing, and effective communication channels, ensuring a smooth and informed journey for our customers looking for bus rentals in Austin and beyond.

As CharterUP continues to evolve, our focus remains on revolutionizing group travel. Our presence in Austin inspires us to continually push the boundaries of what’s possible in our industry.

Blazing Trails

Exploring CharterUP’s Award-Winning Tech Features

Compare Prices

Compare real-time prices and availability from companies serving your area.

Rider App

Easily share your location, manage passengers, and contact your driver.


Get real-time data on fleet, amenities, insurance, and safety records.

Live Tracking

Take the guesswork out and get real-time updates on the location of the bus.

Instant Bookings

Instantly book your bus and confirm your reservation automatically.

Streamline Payments

A new and seamless checkout process with several payment options.

Ready to transform your group travel experience? Click here to explore our platform and discover how CharterUP’s award-winning technology can redefine your journey today.

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