- February 1, 2005
- Carl Shepherd, Brian Sharples
- Austin, TX
- Went Public on Jun 29, 2011
- Technology, Advertising, Vacation Rentals, Travel
- HomeAway offers a platform in which travelers can browse and book vacation homes, and rental owners can advertise and manage bookings.
HomeAway, Inc., based in Austin, Texas, represents more than 540,000 paid vacation rental home listings throughout 120 countries, and connects homeowners and property managers with the millions of travelers seeking alternatives to hotels.
HomeAway offers an extensive selection of vacation homes that provide travelers with memorable experiences and benefits, including more room to relax and added privacy, for less than the cost of traditional accommodations. The company also makes it easy for vacation rental owners and property managers to advertise their properties and manage bookings online.
The HomeAway portfolio of sites includes HomeAway.com, VRBO.com and VacationRentals.com in the United States; HomeAway.co.uk and OwnersDirect.co.uk in the United Kingdom; HomeAway.de in Germany; Abritel.fr and Homelidays.com in France; HomeAway.es in Spain; and AlugueTemporada.com.br in Brazil. The company's portfolio also includes HomeAwayRealEstate.com, which offers unique real estate information that highlights a vacation home's rental income potential and destination-specific characteristics. In addition, HomeAway operates BedandBreakfast.com, a global site dedicated to finding bed-and-breakfast properties, which provides travelers with another source for unique lodging alternatives to chain hotels.
For more information about HomeAway, please visit www.HomeAway.com or http://www.rentmyvacationhome.com
Current Team (18)Update
VP & GM of HAPMSG
Jul 14, 2010
Regional Director - UK and Ireland, Director of Operations, General Manager, Owners Direct, Deputy MD Europe
VP, North American Sales
Chief Product Officer - we are hiring product managers and developers!
Past Team (10)Update
Senior Regional Director (UK & Ireland)
Sep, 2010 - Mar, 2013
General Manager/SR Manger of Gift CardOperations
Mar 1, 2012 - Apr 5, 2012
Feb, 2005 - Sep, 2009
Software Engineer and Software Architect
Director Central Europe
May, 2007 - Jan, 2011
Mar, 2006 - May, 2008
Funding Rounds (5) - $504.7MUpdate
Board Members and Advisors (6)Update
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