Airbnb is an online community marketplace for people to list, discover, and book accommodation around the world.+ more about Airbnb
Airbnb is a community marketplace for people to list, discover and book unique spaces around the world through mobile phones or the internet. Whether an apartment for a night, a castle for a week, or a villa for a month, Airbnb connects people to unique travel experiences at any price point, with over 500,000 listings in 33,000 cities and 192 countries. With a growing community of users, Airbnb also provides an easy way for people to monetize their extra space and showcase it to an audience of millions. Founded in August 2008, Airbnb has acquired several of its competitors, including Accoleo, CrashPadder, NabeWise, and Localmind. Airbnb was founded in August 2008 by Brian Chesky and Joe Gebbia, and is currently headquartered in San Francisco, California, USA.
|Total Funding:||$2.3b+ more funding details|
|Investors:||Fidelity Investments, T. Rowe Price, Baillie Gifford, Wellington Management, Horizon Ventures, China Broadband Capital, GGV Capital, Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers, Temasek Holdings, Tiger Global Management, General Atlantic, Hillhouse Capital Group, TPG Growth, Dragoneer Investment Group, SherpaVentures, Founders Fund, CrunchFund, Sequoia Capital, Andreessen Horowitz, Digital Sky Technologies, General Catalyst Partners, SV Angel, Y Ventures, Greylock Partners, Eniac Ventures, Y Combinator|
|1 / 2009||20,000||Y Combinator.|
|4 / 2009||600,000||Sequoia Capital. Y Ventures.|
|11 / 2010||7,200,000||SV Angel. Y Ventures. Greylock Partners. Sequoia Capital.|
|7 / 2011||112,000,000||Andreessen Horowitz. Digital Sky Technologies. General Catalyst Partners. CrunchFund.|
|10 / 2012||6,621,000||Andreessen Horowitz. Sequoia Capital. Eniac Ventures.|
|10 / 2013||200,000,000||Founders Fund. CrunchFund. Sequoia Capital.|
|4 / 2014||475,000,000||TPG Growth. T. Rowe Price. Dragoneer Investment Group. SherpaVentures.|
|6 / 2015||1,500,000,000||Fidelity Investments. T. Rowe Price. Baillie Gifford. Wellington Management. Horizon Ventures. China Broadband Capital. GGV Capital. Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers. Temasek Holdings. Tiger Global Management. General Atlantic. Hillhouse Capital Group.|
|Brian Chesky||Co-Founder & CEO|
|Nathan Blecharczyk||Co-Founder & CTO|
|Laurence A. Tosi||CFO|
|Mike Curtis||VP of engineering|
|Joe Gebbia||Co-Founder & Chief Product Officer|
|Sara (Tillim) Adler||Director - Corporate Development|
|Molly Turner||Director - Public Policy & Civic Partnerships|
|Jia Jih Chai||MD - Southeast Asia & India|
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