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Above, from left: Airbnb co-founders Nathan Blecharczyk, Joe Gebbia and Brian Chesky. Defying those who dismissed it as a hare-brained scheme, the company has since hosted 150 million guests in 65,000 cities around the world. Below: Mr Gebbia says se
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Mr Gebbia, who was recently in Singapore to launch Airbnb Trips, says getting the company off the ground was tough, "but we knew that, only because we did it ourselves, the experience was magical and if we just kept going, other people would see the greatness too".
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PHOTOS: NYTIMES, AIRBNB