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Airbnb is a provider of a vacation rental online marketplace. The company offers a website and mobile app that enables travelers to search for and book vacation home rentals and travel experiences for solo journeys, family vacations, and business trips, as well as to add events to their itinerary, message hosts, and get directions. Its solution allows hosts to share their extra space or lead experiences, update their listing and calendar availability, prepare a host guidebook, message guests, and manage reservations.
TypePublic
Founded2007
HQSan Francisco, CA, US
Websiteairbnb.com
Employee Ratings4.3
Overall CultureB

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Employees (est.) (Dec 2021)6,132(+13%)
Job Openings204
Revenue (FY, 2021)$6 B(+78%)
Share Price (May 2022)$135.8(-5%)
Cybersecurity ratingAMore
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Key People/Management at Airbnb

Brian Chesky

Brian Chesky

Co-founder, CEO and Chairman of the Board
Joe Gebbia

Joe Gebbia

Co-Founder and Director, Chairman Samara and Airbnb.org
Nathan Blecharczyk

Nathan Blecharczyk

Co-Founder, CSO, Chairman of Airbnb China
Richard Baer

Richard Baer

Chief Legal Officer
Ari Balogh

Ari Balogh

Chief Technology Officer
Dave Stephenson

Dave Stephenson

Chief Financial Officer
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Airbnb Office Locations

Airbnb has offices in San Francisco, New York, Seattle, Washington and in 17 other locations
San Francisco, CA, US (HQ)
888 Brannan St
New York, NY, US
627 Broadway
San Francisco, CA, US
650 7th Street
Seattle, WA, US
720 Olive Way
Washington, DC, US
Washington, DC, USA
Collingwood, AU
58 Gipps St
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Airbnb Financials and Metrics

Airbnb Revenue

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Airbnb's revenue was reported to be $5.99 b in FY, 2021
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Revenue (FY, 2021)

6.0b

Gross profit (FY, 2021)

4.8b

Gross profit margin (FY, 2021), %

80.7%

Net income (FY, 2021)

(352.0m)

EBIT (FY, 2021)

429.3m

Market capitalization (6-May-2022)

87.7b

Closing stock price (6-May-2022)

135.8

Cash (31-Dec-2021)

6.1b

EV

84.1b
Airbnb's current market capitalization is $87.7 b.
Annual
USDFY, 2019FY, 2020FY, 2021

Revenue

4.8b3.4b6.0b

Revenue growth, %

32%

Cost of goods sold

1.2b876.0m1.2b

Gross profit

3.6b2.5b4.8b
Quarterly
USDQ1, 2020Q2, 2020Q3, 2020Q1, 2021Q2, 2021Q3, 2021

Revenue

841.8m334.8m1.3b886.9m1.3b2.2b

Cost of goods sold

277.8m161.2m227.3m254.5m294.4m311.6m

Gross profit

564.1m173.6m1.1b632.4m1.0b1.9b

Gross profit Margin, %

67%52%83%71%78%86%
Annual
USDFY, 2019FY, 2020FY, 2021

Cash

2.0b5.5b6.1b

Accounts Receivable

3.1b2.2b3.7b

Prepaid Expenses

341.6m310.0m333.7m

Current Assets

6.6b8.9b12.4b
Quarterly
USDQ3, 2020Q1, 2021Q2, 2021Q3, 2021

Cash

2.7b4.5b5.7b6.0b

Accounts Receivable

4.0b6.3b3.9b

Prepaid Expenses

322.5m351.6m345.0m

Current Assets

7.2b10.9b14.1b12.2b
Annual
USDFY, 2019FY, 2020FY, 2021

Net Income

(674.3m)(4.6b)(352.0m)

Depreciation and Amortization

114.2m125.9m138.3m

Accounts Payable

75.7m(73.1m)39.9m

Cash From Operating Activities

222.7m(629.7m)2.2b
Quarterly
USDQ1, 2020Q2, 2020Q3, 2020Q1, 2021Q2, 2021Q3, 2021

Net Income

(340.6m)(916.2m)(696.9m)(1.2b)(1.2b)(406.5m)

Depreciation and Amortization

33.9m63.8m93.4m38.3m73.8m107.5m

Accounts Payable

20.5m(85.9m)(106.1m)37.3m18.1m18.0m

Cash From Operating Activities

(569.8m)(826.3m)(490.6m)494.4m1.3b1.8b
USDFY, 2019

Revenue/Employee

375.3k

Debt/Equity

-0.5 x

Debt/Assets

0.1 x

Financial Leverage

-10.3 x
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Airbnb Operating Metrics

FY, 2017Feb, 2018Q1, 2018Q2, 2018Q3, 2018FY, 2018Feb, 2019Q1, 2019Q2, 2019Aug, 2019Sep, 2019Q3, 2019FY, 2019Jan, 2020Q1, 2020Apr, 2020May, 2020Q2, 2020Sep, 2020Q3, 2020Nov, 2020

Gross Bookings

$21 b$7.7 b$7.7 b$7.5 b$29.4 b$10 b$9.8 b$9.7 b$38 b$6.8 b$3.2 b$8 b

Nights and Experiences Booked

185.8 m250.3 m326.9 m

Active Cities

33 k81 k100 k100 k100 k100 k100 k100 k100 k

Countries

192191191220220220220220
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Airbnb Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Company NameDateDeal Size
UrbandoorAugust 05, 2019
HotelTonightMarch 07, 2019
GaestJanuary 28, 2019
Luckey HomesDecember 11, 2018
AccomableNovember 16, 2017
AdBasisNovember 16, 2017
TroolyJune 16, 2017
Deco SoftwareMay 02, 2017
Deco SoftwareMay 02, 2017
TiltFebruary 23, 2017$12 m
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Airbnb Revenue Breakdown

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Airbnb revenue breakdown by geographic segment: 50.0% from United States and 50.0% from International

Human Capital Metrics

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Airbnb Cybersecurity Score

Cybersecurity ratingPremium dataset

A

90/100

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Airbnb Environment, Social & Governance (ESG) Ratings

CSRHub ESG ratingPremium dataset

40-49

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Airbnb Online and Social Media Presence

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Airbnb Company Culture

  • Overall Culture

    B

    74/100

  • CEO Rating

    A+

    81/100

  • Compensation

    B-

    70/100

  • Diversity

    B

    72/100

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Airbnb News and Updates

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✦ Who can compete with Airbnb in Africa?

Global hospitality giants have deep pockets and big Africa ambitions, but local startups still have certain advantages.

Airbnb beats estimates with 70% revenue growth as travel rebounds

Airbnb said it's seen substantial growth in bookings despite pandemic concerns, "macroeconomic headwinds" and the war in Ukraine.

Airbnb will no longer offer COVID-19-related refunds beginning May 31

Airbnb today announced that it will soon no longer offer refunds for COVID-19-related circumstances, including cases where a guest or host becomes sick with COVID-19 — reflecting an update to the company’s extenuating circumstances policy. Beginning May 31, Airbnb hosts’ cancellation terms will appl…
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Airbnb Blogs

10 Ways to Celebrate New Year’s Eve at Home with Online Experiences

New Year’s Eve will be a bit different from years’ past, that doesn’t mean it can’t be celebrated together. Here are 10 Online Experiences to help groups celebrate the occasion. The post 10 Ways to Celebrate New Year’s Eve at Home with Online Experiences appeared first on Airbnb Newsroom.

Bid Farewell to 2020 with Listings Seeing the First Light of 2021

As the world bids adieu to 2020, here are some of the homes that will officially see the first light of the new year. The post Bid Farewell to 2020 with Listings Seeing the First Light of 2021 appeared first on Airbnb Newsroom.

Supporting Frontline Workers with SEIU and the California Fire Foundation

Airbnb Co-Founder and CEO Brian Chesky announced his support of the SEIU Education and Support Fund and the California Fire Foundation, two organizations serving frontline workers fighting the COVID-19 crisis. The post Supporting Frontline Workers with SEIU and the California Fire Foundation appeare…

Governments and Organizations Using City Portal Doubles in Recent Months

In just a few months, Airbnb has reached a new milestone: 40 governments and tourism organizations now access and utilize our City Portal. The post Governments and Organizations Using City Portal Doubles in Recent Months appeared first on Airbnb Newsroom.

Joe Gebbia Donates $25M to Combat Homelessness in San Francisco

Airbnb Co-Founder and Chairman of Airbnb.org Joe Gebbia donated $25 million to benefit Rising Up-Larkin Street Youth Services and All Home. The post Joe Gebbia Donates $25M to Combat Homelessness in San Francisco appeared first on Airbnb Newsroom.

Presenting the Members of Airbnb’s New Host Advisory Board

Today, Catherine Powell, Airbnb’s Head of Hosting, introduced the 17 hosts who will be the first members of the Host Advisory Board for the 2021 term. The post Presenting the Members of Airbnb’s New Host Advisory Board appeared first on Airbnb Newsroom.
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Airbnb Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Airbnb founded?

    Airbnb was founded in 2007.

  • Who are Airbnb key executives?

    Airbnb's key executives are Brian Chesky, Joe Gebbia and Nathan Blecharczyk.

  • How many employees does Airbnb have?

    Airbnb has 6,132 employees.

  • What is Airbnb revenue?

    Latest Airbnb annual revenue is $6 b.

  • What is Airbnb revenue per employee?

    Latest Airbnb revenue per employee is $977.1 k.

  • Who are Airbnb competitors?

    Competitors of Airbnb include Agoda, Vrbo and Booking.com.

  • Where is Airbnb headquarters?

    Airbnb headquarters is located at 888 Brannan St, San Francisco.

  • Where are Airbnb offices?

    Airbnb has offices in San Francisco, New York, Seattle, Washington and in 17 other locations.

  • How many offices does Airbnb have?

    Airbnb has 23 offices.