Ad Agency Creates Spoof of New airbnb Ad

Portal A Mocks Airbnb Campaign: ‘It’s His House Now.’ From Agency Spy, July 20, 2015 Portal A, a small San Francisco/Los Angeles agency, specializes in creating “branded and original video for the web.” Its most recent project that came to our attention was the official music video promo for classic Shakespearean coming-of-age drama Pitch Perfect 2. […]

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Studay Says Last Year 17% of U.S. Travelers Chose Private Accomodations

 Is Airbnb a Distribution or Hospitality Company? From Hotelier, November 10, 2014 According to PhoCusWright’s Share This! Private Accommodation & the Rise of the New Gen Renter, 22 million adults stayed in private accommodation when traveling for leisure over the past year. While that number looks big, and it has been growing, it still accounts for […]

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airbnb Seeks Busiess Travelers Who Want (Often Illegal) Urban Vacation Rentals

Airbnb is courting entrepreneurs and shunning corporate road warriors From Quartz, October 15, 2014 Privately owned apartments and houses are increasingly being seen as a cheaper, more spacious options for employees on the road. This summer, corporate travel and expense administrator Concur Technologies expanded its booking options to include listings from Airbnb, the most prominent of the […]

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New York City Council Members Object to airbnb’s Deal with the Clinton Global Initiative

City Council members urge Clintons to drop Airbnb partnership From the Real Deal, September 25, 2014 City Council is calling on the Clinton Global Initiative to cut ties with the controversial short-term rental startup Airbnb. The Clinton Foundation had announced a partnership with Airbnb in which the startup would provide accommodations to AmeriCorps volunteers during the […]

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