Sola Biu, Creative Strategist, Experience Design at Airbnb

Sola Biu leads brand strategy and execution for Airbnb’s Design team across digital channels, experiential events, programs, and community partnerships. In 2009, she founded Onyx Feather, a travel-inspired jewelry line that supported an education scholarship fund for rehabilitated child soldiers. Prior to Airbnb, Sola worked in communications, design recruiting, and publishing at Facebook, The National Academy of Sciences, and Hanleywood Magazines. Her work has been featured in Refinery 29, The Washington Post, and other lifestyle publications. She is passionate merging technology, art, and design to empower social change. When she’s not connecting the dots, she can be found traveling and painting.