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Intelligent Ep. 136 Airbnb CEO Brian Chesky

In this episode of Clever, Amy Devers talks to Airbnb co-founder and CEO Brian Chesky, who grew up a hockey player and asked Santa Claus about poorly designed toys so he could make them new. As a self-described “weird” kid obsessed with…

Airbnb Costs I.P.O. at $68 a Share

Airbnb valued its IPO at $ 68 per share on Wednesday, sold 51.5 million shares for $ 3.5 billion and valued the rental company at $ 47 billion. It's the biggest IPO of the year.It was a far higher price than originally set, indicating…