BDS Hires Proposal Manager

Micromobility. Scooters


Hugh Donagher
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Rafael Garcia promoted to Director of Technology

SAN ANTONIO, 12 MARCH 2020 — Blue Duck, a Texas-based electric scooter company operating in Texas and the Southeastern U.S., has hired Brigette Lajoie as Sales and Proposal Manager.

Ms. Lajoie previously managed proposals for Charleston-based Gotcha, a micromobility company. At Blue Duck, she will work with the teams responsible for government partnerships and corporate fleets to develop leads and produce proposals to expand the company’s operations. Ms. Lajoie has a bachelor’s degree in international studies from West Virginia University.

“I am passionate about the role micromobility will play in revolutionizing personal transport,” said Ms. Lajoie, “Blue Duck’s operating model and culture of ‘Micromobility Southern Style™’ really sets us apart and will give our proposals a unique competitive edge.”

“It is always a pleasure to welcome new talented team members to the Blue Duck family,” said CEO Michael Keane. “We continue to attract exceptionally qualified people and we look forward to Brigette contributing her important proposal-writing talents to our growing marketing team.”

Blue Duck has also promoted Rafael Garcia to Director of Technology. Mr. Garcia has been managing the company’s information technology and software development, ensuring that riders have a high-quality experience. Additionally, he works closely with the company’s operations teams daily to increase operational efficiency.

“Blue Duck is innovating with leading-edge technologies on all fronts: our customer-facing apps, our back-end fleet-management apps, and the back-office apps our teams use for productivity,” said Mr. Garcia. “We are continually refining and improving our technology to provide an optimal rider experience,” he added.


About Blue Duck Scooters

Blue Duck Scooters is an electric scooter operator focused on Texas and the Southeastern United States. Blue Duck’s civic-minded approach — Micromobility, Southern Style™ — sets it apart from other scooter operators. Blue Duck designs clean, last-mile transportation solutions for cities, universities, and corporate campuses. Blue Duck invests in superior micromobility assets and hires employees rather than using contractors to deploy, collect, maintain, and charge its scooters out of local operations centers. For more information, visit their website at