Former Amazon CEO Jay Carney will join Airbnb as head of policy and communications, the vacation rental company said Friday.
Carney, who spent seven years at Amazon, will join Airbnb in September and report to co-founder and CEO Brian Chesky. He will be based in Washington.
Jay Carney has worked at Amazon for the past seven years.REUTERS
At Amazon, Carney heads global corporate affairs. He previously served as White House press secretary to former President Barack Obama.