Fred Wilson: Airbnb Could Be The Next Billion Dollar Business

Fred Wilson: Airbnb Could Be The Next Billion Dollar Business

Respected venture capitalist calls travel service the "eBay of spaces" in a nod to PSFK CONFERENCE NYC speaker.

Piers Fawkes, PSFK
  • 16 march 2011

Respected venture capitalist Fred Wislon has given a nod to Joe Gebbia and his travel site Airbnb. Gebbia, who will be speaking at PSFK CONFERENCE NYC, has been running a service for a few years that allows people to rent out rooms and homes to travelers. PSFK has even taken advantage of the service when visiting cities like London and Los Angeles on business. Wilson says:

“Airbnb [was] one of the best startups to come our way in the past few years… Airbnb is well on its way to building the “eBay of spaces.” I’m pretty sure it will be a billion dollar business in time.”

Fred Wilson: Airbnb


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