Airbnb CEO Brian Chesky is facing an unprecedented threat from the coronavirus

Airbnb is facing a big challenge due to the coronavirus pandemic, which has led to a deep decline in the travel industry. The crisis has also posed great challenge to Airbnb CEO Brian Chesky, who's largely a self-taught manager and has little experience to draw from in terms of guiding a big company through an economic crisis. Fortunately for Chesky, Airbnb's board is comprised of experienced executives who have led companies through similar challenges.

Wolverton. T., Business Insider (2020), 'Airbnb CEO Brian Chesky is facing an unprecedented threat from the coronavirus. Here are the veteran execs on Airbnb's board of directors who will be critical to his success or failure.', 17 April.

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  • accommodation
  • On-location platform-determined routine work
  • Airbnb
  • COVID-19
  • English
  • Business Insider
  • 2020
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