7 Questions With DoorDash’s New Chief Revenue Officer, Tom Pickett

We’re thrilled to remotely welcome Tom Pickett, our first Chief Revenue Officer (CRO), to DoorDash! Tom will be joining the company’s Management Team and will oversee the merchant organization and lead our efforts and strategy around our merchant partners. As DoorDash expands into different products and geographies, we couldn’t be more excited to bring on…

Joining forces with United Way to increase access in communities nationwide

As part of the expansion of our social impact program Project DASH, we’re proud to spotlight our partnership with United Way Worldwide. Due to COVID-19, 50% of call volume to United Way’s 2–1–1 hotline for essential community services in the United States has been related to food accessibility needs due to the pandemic, particularly from…

Thank You, Healthcare Heroes

By Sueli Shaw, Head of Social Impact & Broderick McClinton, Head of DoorDash for Business We want to thank the healthcare heroes on the front lines of the COVID-19 pandemic who are committing their selfless care to others each and every day. To help ensure healthcare workers can get the food they need to fuel their…

The Warehouse and Logistics Hiring Guide

Bottomline, employment in warehousing can be unpredictable. If you’re in charge of warehouse operations for your company it may seem like dependable workers are hard to come by – especially in an industry where work can be physically demanding.    Finding the right warehouse workers for your company isn’t as difficult as it appears when…

Supporting Dashers and Couriers as They Support Others

By Tony Xu, CEO/Co-founder The last month has brought countless changes to the world around us, and I am reminded daily of both the remarkable circumstances facing Dashers and Caviar Couriers and the incredible ways in which they’re responding to support each other, local businesses, and customers. They are on the front lines, delivering meals…

Why 3PL’s Are Embracing the Gig Economy

In just a few years, companies like Uber and Airbnb have leveraged the benefits of the gig economy and paved the way for others to deliver quality on-demand services using similar models. But you don’t have to be valued at over $50 billion to take advantage of it. In fact, it can be a huge…

Supporting Local Businesses and Communities in a Time of Need

By Tony Xu, CEO/Co-founder Today, we find ourselves in an unprecedented situation, one that requires all of us to take measures above and beyond what we previously could have imagined. What I have witnessed over the past couple of weeks has been nothing less than extraordinary. It has been humbling to watch DoorDash merchants, customers,…

Empowering Local Economies in 2019

2019 was a banner year for DoorDash. We made progress towards our mission of empowering local economies by providing access to opportunity for Merchants, Dashers, and Consumers: we connected more Consumers in more communities to the best of their neighborhoods; we provided more Dashers more economic opportunity through increased earnings and greater transparency, and we…