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Expedia Group

Expedia is an online travel company that offers hotel rooms and airline tickets reservation services. Read more

Peter M. Kern's photo - CEO of Expedia Group

CEO

Peter M. Kern

CEO Approval Rating

79/100

Founded:

1996

Status:

PublicIndependent CompanyNASDAQEXPE

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CWT is seen as one of Expedia Group's top competitors. CWT's headquarters is in Minnetonka, Minnesota, and was founded in 1994. Like Expedia Group, CWT also works within the Travel Agency industry. CWT generates 35% of Expedia Group's revenue.

GBT is one of Expedia Group's top rivals. GBT was founded in 2013, and its headquarters is in London, England. Like Expedia Group, GBT also works within the Travel Agency field. GBT has 6,500 fewer employees than Expedia Group.

Booking Holdings is Expedia Group's #3 rival. Booking Holdings is a Public company that was founded in 1997 in Norwalk, Connecticut. Like Expedia Group, Booking Holdings also competes in the Travel Agency sector. Compared to Expedia Group, Booking Holdings has 4,200 fewer employees.

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Expedia Group Quarterly and Annual Revenue

Trailing 12-Months Trend (TTM)

Annual Revenue

$4.2B

Expedia Group's revenue is the ranked 3rd among it's top 10 competitors. The top 10 competitors average 2.7B. Over the last four quarters, Expedia Group's revenue has grown by 120.1%. Specifically, in Q1 2021's revenue was $1.2B; in Q4 2020, it was $920M; in Q3 2020, it was $1.5B; in Q2 2020, Expedia Group's revenue was $566M.

Expedia Group Acquisitions

COMPANY ACQUIRED
ACQUISITION DATE
AMOUNT
DESCRIPTION
Liberty Expedia Holdings

Apr 2019

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undisclosed
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Pillow Homes, Inc.

Oct 2018

Source »
undisclosed
Pillow is a short-term rental management platform to manage apartment reservations, schedule services and pricing for residents.
Apartment Jet, Inc.

Oct 2018

Source »
undisclosed
ApartmentJet is a web-based platform for multifamily property owners to manage short-term rentals.
Trover, LLC

Jul 2016

Source »
undisclosed
Trover is a travel community application that allows users to discover and share unique places, pictures and tips from their travels.
HomeAway.com, Inc.

Nov 2015

Source »
$3.9B
HomeAway operates an online marketplace that provides vacation property management and marketing services.

These are all the companies that Expedia Group has acquired. Expedia Group has acquired 12 companies and its latest acquisition was Liberty Expedia Holdings in Apr 2019.

Expedia Group Funding History

Since Expedia Group was founded in 1996, it has participated in 3 rounds of funding. In total Expedia Group has raised $3.3B. Expedia Group's last funding round was on Apr 2020 for a total of $2.0B

ROUND

FUNDING DATE

AMOUNT

INVESTORS

Debt
Apr 2020
$2B
Private Placement
Apr 2020
$1.2B
IPO
Nov 1999
$72.8M
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Since Expedia Group was founded in 1996, it has participated in 3 rounds of funding. In total Expedia Group has raised $3.3B. Expedia Group's last funding round was on Apr 2020 for a total of $2.0B

Expedia Group Investments

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Despegar is an online travel agency that offers tour packages, flight tickets, rental cars and hotel booking services for individuals and businesses.
$270M
Mar 09, 2015
Corporate Round
Sep 20, 2017

These are all the companies that Expedia Group has invested in. Expedia Group has invested 12 companies and its latest investment was Liberty Expedia Holdings in Apr 2019.

Expedia Group News

May 24, 2021GeekWire

Expedia Group hires top execs from Apple and Verizon as part of leadership structure overhaul

Expedia Group has hired top executives from Apple and Verizon Media as the company overhauls its lead... See more »
May 24, 2021Skift

Expedia Trims Business Units, Sees a Trio of Executive Departures

Does the reorganization and leadership shuffle make Expedia Group a proverbial lean, mean fighting ma... See more »
May 21, 2021Seeking Alpha

Reasons To Be Bearish

May 19, 2021Hospitality Net

Pent-up Demand Ready to be Unlocked as Travelers Hit the Road to Look for New Experiences

Expedia Group reveals key insights shaping post-pandemic travel decisions, including emerging behavio... See more »
May 18, 2021Phocus Wire

Expedia, Booking.com and Airbnb differ on marketing tactics as recovery begins

Three giant brands in online travel are attempting to capture some of the so-called pent-up demand fo... See more »
May 12, 2021Hotel News Resource

EZee Centrix Earns The Elite Connectivity Partner Status with Expedia Group

eZee's technical stronghold, highly curated products, ability to deliver value through its software s... See more »
May 7, 2021Travolution

Situation in India is a warning about the recovery, says Expedia chief Peter Kern

Global OTA group posts 14% reduction in gross bookings for the first quarter of 2021... See more »

Expedia Group Blogs

June 3, 2021Expedia Group Blog

Career Check-In with Billy Black

Billy Black | Marketing Analyst, London How did your journey at Expedia begin? Hi there, I'm Billy an... See more »
June 2, 2021Expedia Group Blog

WiT Online Festival Speaker Spotlight: Cintia Tavella

Cintia O. Tavella | Senior Director, Strategic Partnerships, Seattle Cintia is a Senior Director, Str... See more »
May 31, 2021Expedia Group Blog

Our Diversity Hiring Ambition

As part of our commitment to address racial injustice and inequity, there are many commitments we hav... See more »
May 25, 2021Expedia Group Blog

Latinas in Tech Summit

We're proud to have been part of the Latinas in Tech (LiT) Summit this month. This is the first year ... See more »
May 24, 2021Expedia Group Blog

Career Check-In with Gabriella Clarke

Gabriella Clarke | Product Manager III, Seattle What does your typical work day look like? I try to m... See more »
May 20, 2021Expedia Group Blog

Inclusive design is good design - Accessible and inclusive EG tools

"Inclusive design is good design: if we get this right for those who need it most, it will be more aw... See more »
May 13, 2021Expedia Group Blog

Looking Back, Together: Customer Service

One year in from the onset of the pandemic when it was all hands on deck and what we learned from it ... See more »

Expedia Group Press Releases

April 21, 2021Business Wire

Expedia Group to Webcast First Quarter 2021 Results on May 6th, 2021

SEATTLE--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Expedia Group to Webcast First Quarter 2021 Results on May 6th, 2021... See more »
February 25, 2021Business Wire

Expedia Group to Participate in the Morgan Stanley 2021 Technology, Media and Telecom Conference

SEATTLE--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Expedia Group to Participate in the Morgan Stanley 2021 Technology, Media a... See more »
February 11, 2021Business Wire

Expedia Group Q4 2020 Earnings Release Available on Company's IR Site

SEATTLE--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Expedia Group Q4 2020 Earnings Release Available on Company's IR Site... See more »
January 29, 2021Business Wire

Expedia Group to Webcast Fourth Quarter 2020 Results on February 11, 2021

SEATTLE--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Expedia Group to Webcast Fourth Quarter 2020 Results on February 11, 2021... See more »
January 18, 2021Business Wire

Expedia Group Enhanced Security Measures Leading Up to U.S. Presidential Inauguration

SEATTLE--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Following the events of January 6, 2021, Expedia Group continues to take ex... See more »
December 3, 2020NewsFile

The Schall Law Firm Announces it is Investigating Claims Against Expedia Group, Inc. and Encourages Investors with Losses to Contact the Firm

Los Angeles, California--(Newsfile Corp. - December 3, 2020) - The Schall Law Firm, a national shareh... See more »

Expedia Group Videos

January 29, 2020Expedia Group Youtube Channel

"Inclusion & Diversity at Expedia Group" on YOUTUBE

December 16, 2019Expedia Vimeo Channel

"Expedia Group: Powering Schools in Puerto Rico" on VIMEO

Learn more about how Expedia Group helped power schools in the aftermath of Hurricane Maria.Cast: Exp... See more »
October 24, 2019Expedia Vimeo Channel

"Expedia Group Global Ambassador Program - Puerto Rico and St. John, USVI" on VIMEO

Often called "the coolest field trip ever," this program takes Expedians to a challenged destination,... See more »
September 9, 2019Expedia Vimeo Channel

"What really goes on in that Expedia Group Innovation Lab?" on VIMEO

Tammy Snow talks to us about the nifty gadgets we use in our Innovation Lab to better understand how ... See more »

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Expedia Group Headquarters

1111 Expedia Group Way West

Seattle, Washington98119

1-206-481-7200

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Expedia Group Summary

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Overview

Expedia is an online travel company that offers hotel rooms and airline tickets reservation services. Expedia Group was founded in 1996. Expedia Group's headquarters is located in Seattle, Washington, USA 98119. It has raised 3.3B in 3 rounds. The lat...

CEO

Expedia Group's CEO, Peter M. Kern, currently has an approval rating of 79%. Expedia Group's primary competitors are CWT, GBT & Booking Holdings .

Frequently Asked Questions about Expedia Group

  1. When was Expedia Group founded?

    Expedia Group was founded in 1996
  2. Who is Expedia Group's CEO?

    Expedia Group's CEO is Peter M. Kern
  3. How much revenue does Expedia Group generate?

    Expedia Group generates $4.2B in revenue
  4. How much funding does Expedia Group have?

    Expedia Group has historically raised $3.3B in funding
  5. Where is Expedia Group's headquarters?

    Expedia Group's headquarters is in Seattle Washington, USA
  1. How many employees does Expedia Group have?

    Expedia Group has 24,500 employees
  2. What sector does Expedia Group operate in?

    Expedia Group is in Travel Agency, Tour Operators
  3. Who are Expedia Group's competitors?

    Expedia Group's top competitors are CWT, GBT, Booking Holdings
  4. Who has Expedia Group invested in?

    Expedia Group's has invested in companies such as Despegar.com, Inc.