Larry Kennedy was rooting against the New England Patriots this week, and not just because they often beat his favorite team, the Buffalo Bills. He figured a Denver Broncos win would provide a better chance to make money renting out his Manhattan apartment for the Super Bowl.
HomeAway Inc., the vacation-rental website that just raised $216 million in an initial public offering, expects more customers to visit the site following the share sale, Chief Executive Officer Brian Sharples said.
HomeAway Inc., the online vacation- rental service that first sold shares to the public last month, said second-quarter profit fell 85 percent as the company boosted spending to promote its services globally.
HomeAway Inc., the online vacation- rental service, reported third-quarter sales that topped analysts’ estimates as it expanded abroad and consumers used property rentals to make money amid economic weakness.
Austin Ventures, the biggest backer of technology startups in Texas’s capital city, is reducing the size of its next fund by half from its prior fund as it focuses on younger companies, said two people familiar with the matter.