The famous community rental and housing booking platform is hoping to attract more business customers.
For the moment, the start-ups strategy is to target American business travellers. But if the results are good, which they seem to be, it could soon take effect in Europe and the rest of the world. The company is already working with around 30 companies (like Salesforce, Facebook, etc.) to promote booking employees into Airbnb accommodations instead of hotels.
“Business clients already represent 10% of our business,” says a spokesman from the group. Need help finding the cheapest hotel in New York? There’s where we can help.