business Overview
HQplaceSeattle Area
BusinessTravel booking (Expedia, Orbitz, Travelocity, Vrbo, etc)
Founded
access_time 26 years ago
(founded Oct 22, 1996)
Company trajectory rank
TrueUp
Rank
#999+
Employees
15,000
TrueUp
Rank
#87
Valuation
$14 billion
TrueUp
Rank
#136
52 wk high: $34 B (-60%)
1 year ago: $28 B (-52%)
10 years ago: $9.6 B (+43%)
Public / PrivatePublic ($EXPE)
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Expedia is a travel booking (Expedia, Orbitz, Travelocity, Vrbo, etc) company with 381 job openings. It is currently valued at $14 billion as a public company. 15,000 people work at Expedia. The company was founded in 1996.

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work_outline Job Openings
381open jobs
TrueUp
Rank
#68
local_atm Financials
Valuation
$14 billion
TrueUp
Rank
#136
52 wk high: $34 B (-60%)
1 year ago: $28 B (-52%)
10 years ago: $9.6 B (+43%)
Revenue
trailing 12 months
$11 billion
TrueUp
Rank
#64
Revenue growth
vs. same quarter
last year
22.2%
TrueUp
Rank
#206
MULTIPLES
Valuation / Revenue1.2x
Valuation per employee$0.9 million
TrueUp
Rank
#999+
Revenue per employee$0.8 million
phonelink Products
Top products
- Expedia
- Orbitz (acq in 2015 for $1.6B)
- Travelocity (acq in 2015 for $280M)
- Vrbo (formerly known as HomeAway) (acq in 2015 for $3.9B)
- Hotels.com
- Hotwire
- trivago (acq in 2012 for €477M)
- CarRentals.com
Primary customer type
emoji_people B2C
emoji_people Culture
Glassdoor employee reviews
84%
would recommend Expedia to a friend (6,272 reviews)
better than 65% of tech co's
89%
approve of the CEO Peter Kern (1,244 reviews)
better than 58% of tech co's
Company principles
- Put Yourself in the Shoes of our Customers and Partners
- One Team; Group First
- Have a Bias to Action
- Relentlessly Strive for Better
- Think Big and Small
- Be Data Driven and Business Judgment Led
- Simplify
- Be Open and Honest
- Be Humble
- Be Positive. Assume Positive Intent
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#34 Forbes Most Innovative
rule Policies
% of open jobs that are remoteN/A
home_work Remote work policy
Same pay everywhere?
(same work, same pay)
public H1B sponsorships approved in 2021
78
TrueUp
Rank
#27
card_giftcard Benefits (US)
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history Other info
IPO dateNov 10, 1999
(23 years ago)
Top owners at IPO
100.0% - Microsoft
Founder ownership at IPO0.0%
Implied founder equity split
% - undefined
Unsuccessful products trending_down
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