1 | Expedia Group

Expedia Group
2018 sales: $99 billion
Employees: 24,000
Previous ranking: 1

333 108th Ave. NE
Bellevue, WA 98004
T (425) 679-7200
Website

Executives

CHAIRMAN/SENIOR EXECUTIVE: Barry Diller
PRESIDENT/CEO: Mark Okerstrom
EVP/CFO: Alan Pickerill
CHIEF LEGAL OFFICER/SECRETARY: Robert Dzielak
CHIEF PEOPLE OFFICER: Archana Singh

2018 Developments

Delivered financial results that exceeded internal expectations, and moved into execution mode on a transformational strategy laid out at the beginning of the year.

Changed its corporate name from Expedia, Inc. to Expedia Group, Inc.

Brand Expedia Group successfully moved 100% of its eligible hotel-only mobile web traffic to a new Progressive Web App platform, enabling travelers to have an app-like experience while using the internet browser on their phone

Became what it calls the first OTA based in North America to achieve IATA NDC Level 3 Certification.

Exceeded 1 million properties available on its core lodging platform as of Dec. 31, including more than 370,000 integrated HomeAway listings. HomeAway offers over 1.8 million online bookable listings.

Company Facts

OTA.

Owns Expedia, Hotels.com, Expedia Partner Solutions, Egencia, Trivago, HomeAway, Orbitz, Travelocity, Wotif, Lastminute.com.au, eBookers, CheapTickets, Hotwire, Classic Vacations, Expedia Group Media Solutions, CarRentals.com, Expedia Local Expert, Expedia CruiseShipCenters, SilverRail Technologies, Alice and Traveldoo.

Publicly held.

Looking Ahead

Ended 2018 with more 1 million total properties and expects to drive deeper supply coverage, deliver a more locally relevant product and layer in brand and other marketing efforts to increase awareness and accelerate both the top- and bottom-line growth in these markets over a multiyear period. This focused market approach now represents its standard international expansion strategy, and further investments are anticipated.

Plans to move its headquarters to Seattle in 2019.

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