When Airbnb hired Aaron Zifkin as its new country manager for Canada he stated, “Our goal in Canada is to create and support a thriving community for hosts and guests, enabling unique and meaningful travel experiences like never before. The Canadian Airbnb community is already one of the largest and most passionate in the world and we believe there are ample opportunities to help it continue to grow as the favourite option for domestic and international travellers.”
Airbnb has officially opened up an office in Toronto at MaRS and has 3 employees. The company will continue to expand its services and offerings and has been recently valued at over $13 billion. Airbnb is in over 34,000 cities and 190 countries.