Airbnb and HomeAway are battling it out with different marketplace business models and HomeAway is changing their business model substantially.
The first in my new series of silly posts on my absurd travel experiences: Tales from a B2B Road Warrior. Sorry to pick on Extended Stay America.
Two auto consortia formed in the B2B bubble era were in the news last week: Covisint (a not so great story) and OEConnection (a success story).
Cotiviti is a managed services provider that audits invoices and claims for its clients and shares in the savings they find.
Sciquest was private, then public (1999), then private (2004), then public (2010), now going private again as Accel-KKR announces deal to buy it for $509M.
Who knew there was a second company in Espoo Finland (not Basware) that is a leader in e-billing and perhaps e-invoicing. Meet Opus Capita.
Take the Gartner Procure to Pay Magic Quadrant, add company valuations and voila you can see who is ripe for the picking!!
Upwork, the successor company to Elance and Odesk is tweaking its fees–not an easy task for a two-sided marketplace.
Oracle’s purchase of Textura shines a spotlight on two comparables: Aconex (Australia) and RIB Software (Germany).