Articles tagged “selina”

Selina, Backed by Former WeWork CEO, Seeks $500 Million Fund for Hosting Millennial Travelers

Selina, Backed by Former WeWork CEO, Seeks $500 Million Fund for Hosting Millennial Travelers

Gillian Tan, Bloomberg

Selina, which provides travelers with co-working spaces and hotel-style lodging, hopes to raise a $500 million fund to invest in U.S. real estate. If it meets its goal, it will reassure investors that it remains untarnished by WeWork's recent bad publicity.

2 months ago

Selina Raises $100 Million for Its Millennial-Focused Lodging

Selina Raises $100 Million for Its Millennial-Focused Lodging

Sean O'Neill, Skift

Selina is riding a wave of venture capital investment like a dreadlocked surfer with remarkable poise. Come to Skift Forum Europe to hear CEO Rafael Museri explain how his startup may capsize the traditional hospitality model.

7 months ago

Hospitality Startup Selina Follows Hipsters to New York City’s Hot Spots for U.S. Debut

Hospitality Startup Selina Follows Hipsters to New York City’s Hot Spots for U.S. Debut

Sean O'Neill, Skift

"Everything is converging in hospitality," according to one Skift 2019 Megatrend. Selina embodies this Megatrend perfectly in how it pushes the bounds of co-living and co-working. But the company needs to execute its plans on time or else business partners will lose faith.

9 months ago

Selina Receives $150 Million for Millennial-Friendly Hospitality

Selina Receives $150 Million for Millennial-Friendly Hospitality

Sean O'Neill, Skift

Until recently, Selina has been a glorified hostel operator. Its ambition to provide work-life balance to millennials who travel internationally has been more of a work-in-progress than a consistent offering. Yet massive fresh funding this year will help drive Selina to become one of 2019's most fascinating experiments in hospitality.

12 months ago