Airbnb, Inc. Class A (ABNB)

About Airbnb, Inc. (ABNB)

Company Description:


Airbnb, Inc. revolutionized the hospitality sector by offering a platform for lodging and tourism experiences, primarily home stays. The company has significantly expanded its services to include experiences and adventures, providing users with unique travel opportunities.

Founded by Brian Chesky, Joe Gebbia, and Nathan Blecharczyk in August 2008, Airbnb is headquartered in San Francisco, California. It has grown to become a leading player in the online marketplace for hospitality services, offering access to millions of listings worldwide.


Main Product(s):


Airbnb's main product is its platform that connects hosts who want to rent out their homes with travelers seeking accommodations. The company also offers experiences like tours and adventures, making it a comprehensive travel services provider.


Short History of Airbnb, Inc:


  • August 2008 – Founded by Brian Chesky, Joe Gebbia, and Nathan Blecharczyk.
  • November 2010 – Airbnb launched its international expansion, starting in Europe.
  • 2011 – Raised significant funding, valuing the company at $1 billion.
  • 2016 – Expanded into “Trips”, offering experiences and adventures.
  • 2020 – Faced challenges due to the COVID-19 pandemic but adapted by focusing on local and long-term stays.
  • December 2020 – Airbnb went public with one of the largest IPOs of the year.

Key Executives:

NameTitlePayExercisedYear Born
Mr. Brian CheskyCo-Founder, CEO, Head of Community & Chairman of the Board311.23kN/A1982
Mr. Nathan BlecharczykCo-Founder, Chief Strategy Officer & Director883.05kN/A1984
Mr. David E. StephensonCFO & Head of Employee Experience1.04MN/A1968
Dr. Aristotle N. BaloghChief Technology Officer1.05MN/A1964
Ms. Catherine PowellGlobal Head of Hosting1.05MN/A1968
Mr. Joseph GebbiaCo-Founder, Chairman of & Director322.23kN/A1982
Ms. Tara Lynn BunchGlobal Head of OperationsN/AN/AN/A
Mr. Richard N. BaerChief Legal OfficerN/AN/A1957
Mr. Jay CarneyGlobal Head of Policy & CommunicationsN/AN/AN/A
Mr. Hiroki AsaiGlobal Head of MarketingN/AN/AN/A

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