Despite an intense blow to the travel industry, Airbnb is doing its best to adapt by launching Airbnb Online Experiences. BOH sat down with one interior designer on the platform who’s busier than ever.
This time last year, online interior design startup Laurel & Wolf had shuttered after a dizzying series of disasters tanked the business. Two weeks ago, two Canadian entrepreneurs relaunched the brand.
After a booming 2019 that saw e-design platform Modsy raising $37 million, launching a furniture line and expanding staff, the first quarter of 2020 has seen the platform radically cutting back. BOH investigates Modsy’s wave of cuts, and what’s next.
After taking work on several e-design platforms and seeing her returns steadily diminish, Jenna Gaidusek founded a suite of tools to help remote designers get discovered, run their own businesses, and—crucially—charge more for their services.