Joe Gebbia (@jgebbia
) is a designer, entrepreneur, and global explorer. He is the co-founder and CPO of Airbnb
, which has changed the way the world travels and how people connect in more than 190 countries.
In this wide-ranging and hilarious interview, Joe delivers the details on his path to Airbnb, and he shares the decisions, hardship, failures, and successes that prepared him for Airbnb.
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