Hostfully gives vacation rental companies a better way to manage and scale their business. The Hostfully platform synchronizes property and pricing data across Airbnb and VRBO, and connects with business apps like Stripe and Mailchimp to streamline business operations. Mobile guest apps automate and personalize the guest experience. The result? More revenue and 5-star reviews.
In recent news, Hostfully merged with Orbirental, another startup serving vacation rentals (read the full story). The merged company has processed 1.3M bookings leads, with 20,000 properties on the platform across 80 countries. Hostfully has served 100K travelers. 5 customers loved the service so much, they invested in the company.
Combined, Hostfully’s founders bring more than 60 years of experience from venture-backed startups and blue chip companies like Apple and Netscape. Co-founder + CEO, Margot Schmorak, while at Apple, launched the iPhone Developer Program in 2008, and also was Head of Marketing and Strategy for the $250M business unit at ServiceSource (NASDAQ: SREV). Hostfully’s company culture values parenting, spending time with family, pickup soccer, playing Settlers of Catan, traveling, art classes, surfing, and Crossfit.