AUSTIN, Texas, Aug. 8, 2012 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- HomeAway, Inc. (Nasdaq:AWAY), the world's largest online marketplace for the vacation rental industry, today announced HomeAway ® CEO, Brian Sharples, will participate in the Pacific Crest 14 th Annual Global Technology Leadership Forum to be held August 12 - 14, 2012 at the Sonnenalp Resort in Vail, Colorado. HomeAway's presentation is scheduled for Tuesday, August 14, 2012 at 9:30 a.m. MT. The presentation will be webcast live on the Internet, accessible through the Investor Relations section of HomeAway's website at http://investors.homeaway.com and archived online for 30 days.
HomeAway, Inc., based in Austin, Texas, is the world's leading online marketplace of vacation rentals, with sites representing approximately 735,000 paid vacation rental home listings throughout 168 countries. HomeAway ® offers an extensive selection of vacation homes that provide travelers with memorable experiences and benefits, especially more room to relax, for less than the cost of traditional hotel accommodations. The company also makes it easy for vacation rental owners and property managers to advertise their properties and manage bookings online. The HomeAway portfolio of websites includes HomeAway.com, VRBO.com and VacationRentals.com in the United States; HomeAway.co.uk and OwnersDirect.co.uk in the United Kingdom; HomeAway.de in Germany; Abritel.fr and Homelidays.com in France; HomeAway.es, Toprural.com in Spain; AlugueTemporada.com.br in Brazil; and HomeAway.com.au in Australia.In addition, HomeAway operates BedandBreakfast.com, the most comprehensive global site for finding bed-and-breakfast properties, providing travelers with another source for unique lodging alternatives to chain hotels. For more information about HomeAway, please visit www.HomeAway.com .
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