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Mile High Club

Mile High Club

Meet Valet.com, the New Travel Startup Techies Can’t Stop Tweeting About

Valet.com

If our Twitter feed was to believed this morning, a freshly-launched startup called Valet.com is the biggest thing to hit the internet since Spotify. (Or should we say Color?) Path’s Shakil “Shak” Khan, an adviser to the heat-seeking Swedish music startup, compared it to the former, tweeting, “Not since the Spotify launch have I had SO MANY requests for invites to a service,” along with an invite code.

A photo showed more than 117,000 Facebook comments in 54 seconds in response to a status update from Playtime founder Micah Spear saying “If you Travel more than twice a year and you do it in style. Sign up for @Valet and do what you do better.”

Is it even possible to get that many comments? We put the question to Valet.com founder and CEO Josh Spear (Micah’s brother). “That was a FB bug,” the “frequent-flyer-mile-collector” responded by email. “But pretty funny nonetheless and poured gas on the fire.” Read More