April 11, 2016
Airbnb is beefing up its federal advocacy presence, bringing on former Rep. Vin Weber (R-Minn.) and the public affairs firm Mercury…“The good news is, they are smart enough to get involved in this town before they really need anything,” Weber told The Hill on Monday. “They’re trying to introduce themselves before there’s any problem to be dealt with on the federal level.”….
Source: http://thehill.com/business-a-lobbying/lobbying-hires/275888-airbnb-bolsters-its-dc-lobbying-force