Airbnb – How it started
Nathan Blecharczyk – 30 yr old Harvard graduate cofounder of Airbnb – launched in 2008 – online accommodation portal 15m stays in 190 countries .
Idea :- Joe Gebbia, a designer , Brian Chesky leased out a room to help pay the rent – pumped up an air mattress and called it air bed and breakfast!
Joe , Brian, Nathan and a couple of developers then launched airbnb.
2 key points from article :-
‘Twas Cool because it impacted so many people around the world in a positive way!
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