Oct 25, 2018 - Technology

Airbnb gets new chief technology officer

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Airbnb mobile app. Photo: Thomas Trutschel/Photothek via Getty Images

Airbnb has hired a new chief technology officer: Aristotle (Ari) Balogh, previously a Google executive and Yahoo's CTO, replacing co-founder Nate Blecharczyk who shifted his focus to strategy last year.

Yes, but: The home-sharing company lost its CFO in February and is still looking for a new one, despite hopes to go public as early as next summer.

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