Airbnb
Location: 19 Rausch St, Suite C, San Francisco, California, United States United States
Founded in: 2008
Stage: Profitable
Number of employees: 1-5
Funding history:
Short URL: vator.co/airbnb

Airbnb

Travel like a human.
Startup/business
California, United States United States
http://www.airbnb.com
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Airbnb.com is the “Ebay of space.” The online marketplace allows anyone from private residents to commercial properties to rent out their extra space. The reputation-based site allows for user reviews, verification, and online transactions, for which Airbnb takes a commission. As of June, 2009, the San Francisco-based company has listings in over 1062 cities in 76 countries.


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We take an average of 10% commission on all reservations.

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Hadi Partovi
Tech investor & entrepreneur. Harvard graduate, helped lead the Microsoft Internet Explorer in the 90s. Co-founder at Tellme, iLike. Investor or advisor at Facebook, Dropbox, Zappos, Airbnb, OPOWER