Douglas Atkin
Global Head of Community

Douglas AtkinGlobal Head of Community: Airbnb

Chairman: Peers


Douglas is Global Head of Community and E-staff member at Airbnb.

Co-Founder of, a Global movement for the Sharing Economy.

Founder of theglueproject, a blog and venture about social glue.

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.

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