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Brian Chesky
Most Creative People

Brian Chesky

Cofounder, CEO, Airbnb

Most Creative People

As cofounder and CEO, Brian Chesky has presided over the growth of Airbnb to 192 countries with over 500,000 listings. Airbnb has become a disruptive force in the stagnant hotel industry, a major driver behind what's now called the sharing economy, and, perhaps most significantly, proof of the value of design in the engineering-centric tech world.

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Airbnb hits profitability as it sets up for possible IPO, report says

Airbnb’s head of global policy, Chris Lehane, told reporters in November that Airbnb would be profitable in 2017 (minus a few key expenses). Now a new report says Airbnb has cleared the profitability hurdle—and by a decent margin. The home-sharing company has hit “$100 million in cash-flow profitability,” according to Recode‘s sources. Airbnb is also … Continue reading “Airbnb hits profitability as it sets up for possible IPO, report says”

Airbnb hits profitability as it sets up for possible IPO, report says
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Airbnb has beautiful homes to rent in “sh*thole” countries

Airbnb thinks its users will find a lot to love in “shithole” countries. After both the Washington Post and New York Times reported that President Trump referred to Haiti, El Salvador, and all 55 countries that fill the continent of Africa as “shithole countries” during discussions about immigration, Airbnb has formulated a rebuttal. According to Fortune, the home-sharing company just … Continue reading “Airbnb has beautiful homes to rent in “sh*thole” countries”

Airbnb has beautiful homes to rent in “sh*thole” countries
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