Douglas Atkin » Global Head of Community, Airbnb

Douglas is Global Head of Community at Airbnb.

He is Co-Founder and Chairman of Peers, Global movement for the Sharing Economy.

He is Founder of theglueproject, a blog and venture to create social glue through Community.

He is Co-Founder of Purpose, an organization that mobilizes millions for social change.

Board Member of, the world’s largest LGBT movement.

Meetup Fellow and former Partner and Chief Community Officer at Meetup-the world’s largest network of communities.

Author of ‘The Culting of Brands: How to turn customers into true believers’ a book about how to build cult-like community around almost anything.

Former Brand Strategist and Partner at leading NY and London Advertising Agencies.

Chairman of the U.S. Account Planning Group.

Douglas lives in San Francisco with his Partner Matthew and two beagles.