The Airbnb Story

The Airbnb Story

How Three Ordinary Guys Disrupted An Industry, Made Billions... and Created Plenty of Controversy

Book - 2017
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"This is the remarkable behind-the-scenes story of the creation and growth of Airbnb, the online lodging platform that has become, in under a decade, the largest provider of accommodations in the world. At first just the wacky idea of cofounders Brian Chesky, Joe Gebbia, and Nathan Blecharczyk, Airbnb has disrupted the $500 billion hotel industry, and its $30 billion valuation is now larger than that of Hilton and close to that of Marriott. Airbnb is beloved by the millions of members in its "host" community and the travelers they shelter every night. And yet, even as the company has blazed such an unexpected path, this is the first book solely dedicated to the phenomenon of Airbnb." --
A thorough and objective profile of this groundbreaking and unusual company covers its founders, meteoric rise, nagging troubles, and global popularity.
Publisher: Boston :, Houghton Mifflin Harcourt,, 2017.
ISBN: 9780544952669
0544952669
Branch Call Number: 647.940285 GA
Characteristics: xx, 236 pages ; 24 cm

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