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Watch Airbnb co-founder and CEO Brian Chesky speak live

Brian Chesky speaks live at the New York Times DealBook Conference Wednesday about increased regulatory scrutiny of Airbnb and his company's potential IPO......»»

Category: realestateSource: cnbcNov 6th, 2019

Coronavirus forces Airbnb to lay off 1,900 workers

Airbnb is laying off about 25 percent of its workforce as the coronavirus continues to keep would-be travelers stuck at home, co-founder and CEO Brian Chesky announced Tuesday......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsMay 5th, 2020

Brian Chesky On Airbnb’s IPO And The Hotel Push

CNBC Excerpts: Airbnb CEO and Co-Founder Brian Chesky and RXR Realty CEO Scott Rechler on CNBCâ.....»»

Category: blogSource: valuewalkApr 29th, 2019

Global Travel May Never Fully Recover, Says Airbnb CEO Brian Chesky

The CEO of Airbnb Brian Chesky painted a grim picture of global travel in an interview with Axios, a news portal, on Sunday.  read more.....»»

Category: blogSource: benzingaJun 29th, 2020

Key Words: ‘Travel will never, ever go back to the way it was,’ Airbnb CEO says

Brian Chesky predicts that vacationers will stay closer to home in the future, largely limiting their travel to places within driving distance.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJun 28th, 2020

Airbnb makes a surprising statement about 2020. Here"s what the CEO says.

Will they or won't they? Wall Street's favorite parlor game continued this week as Airbnb CEO Brian Chesky gave an interview to Bloomberg saying an IPO is not off the table this year for the San Francisco home-sharing company. “We’re not.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 10th, 2020

Airbnb has laid off 25% of its staff. Meet CEO Brian Chesky, who cofounded the company in 2008 to help pay his San Francisco apartment"s rent and is now worth $4.1 billion.

Dia Dipasupil/Getty Images for Tribeca Film Festival Airbnb has laid off 25% of its staff, nearly .....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderMay 7th, 2020

Airbnb is cutting 25% of staff amid worldwide travel slump

About 1,900 Airbnb employees will be affected by the layoffs, CEO Brian Chesky said. About 1,900 Airbnb employees will be affected by the layoffs, CEO Brian Chesky said......»»

Category: topSource: latimesMay 5th, 2020

Airbnb just laid off 25% of its employees, but it"s also paying their health insurance costs for a year, on top of three months" salary

Mike Cohen/Getty Images for The New York Times Airbnb CEO Brian Chesky told employees Tuesday that the company is laying off nearly 1,900 people, around 25% of its workforce, due t.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderMay 5th, 2020

Some Airbnb investors reportedly want to oust CEO Brian Chesky, blaming him for spiraling costs and a "hasty" move to give full refunds on coronavirus cancellations

Richard Drew/AP Some of Airbnb's investors want CEO Brian Chesky to.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderApr 9th, 2020

Airbnb"s CEO compared the coronavirus crisis to Hurricane Maria, saying its business will bounce back, just as it did after the storm that ravaged Puerto Rico

Mike Cohen/Getty Images for The New York Times Airbnb CEO Brian Chesky on Monday promised hosts that the company's business will bounce back following the.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderMar 30th, 2020

Airbnb could choose direct listing over IPO in 2020 — "We don"t need the money," CEO says

Most companies rushing to public markets "need the money. We don't need to raise money and so we haven't been in a rush," Airbnb CEO Brian Chesky says......»»

Category: topSource: madmoneyNov 18th, 2019

Airbnb CEO Brian Chesky is preparing to IPO next year. Here are 2 lessons he learned from the WeWork fiasco.

Mike Windle/Getty Images WeWork's IPO fiasco showed tech companies exis.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderNov 12th, 2019

The Margin: Watch: Pulitzer Prize winner smacked in the face during radio interview

Clearly, Augusto Nunes doesn’t like being called a coward. Glenn Greenwald, founder and editor of The Intercept, found out the hard way during a live taping with the right-wing Brazilian journalist......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchNov 7th, 2019

Airbnb pushes new safety measures days after deadly party-house shooting

Airbnb is pushing out several new safety features in the wake of a tragic incident at one of their bookings, CEO Brian Chesky announced......»»

Category: realestateSource: cnbcNov 6th, 2019

Airbnb rolls out major safety changes following 5 deaths at a Halloween party last week

Airbnb CEO Brian Chesky announced four major safety changes to the platform at a conferenc.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderNov 6th, 2019

How Signal Ocean"s Software Is Transforming Ship Chartering

Garrett Camp, who came up with the idea for Uber Technologies Inc. (NYSE: UBER), never drove a taxi. Joe Gebbia and Brian Chesky, who devised Airbnb, never worked at a hotel. read more.....»»

Category: blogSource: benzingaNov 4th, 2019

Airbnb bans "party houses" after 5 die in Halloween party shooting at home rental

CEO Brian Chesky said Airbnb Inc. is banning "party houses" after five people were killed in a shooting at a Halloween party in Orinda.....»»

Category: topSource: usatodayNov 2nd, 2019

Airbnb says it will go public in 2020

NEW YORK (AP) — Home-sharing company Airbnb Inc. said Thursday it plans to go public in 2020. It's a long-awaited move for the San Francisco company, which was founded in 2008 by Brian Chesky.....»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralSep 19th, 2019

Airbnb says it will go public in 2020

NEW YORK (AP) — Home-sharing company Airbnb Inc. said Thursday it plans to go public in 2020. It's a long-awaited move for the San Francisco company, which was founded in 2008 by Brian Chesky.....»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralSep 19th, 2019

These Silicon Valley investors" bets may pay off

Brian Chesky, chief executive of Airbnb, likes to tell the story of his early struggles to fund his home-sharing start-up. Many venture capitalists refused to meet with him, he said in an email. Some walked out in the middle of meetings. .....»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralMar 31st, 2019