Contributor: Brian Sharples

Brian Sharples, co-founder and CEO, HomeAway

Brian Sharples Brian Sharples co-founded HomeAway with Carl Shepherd in February 2005. Since then, he has raised more than $405m and acquired 11 leading vacation rental websites to create the worldwide industry leader.
Growing a Start-Up in Recession
Businesses can, and do, grow during a downturn. Brian Sharples, CEO of HomeAway, speaks about the rapid expansion of his business from an unknown start-up to the world's leading holiday...