About us

Airtable was founded on the belief that software shouldn’t dictate how you work—you should dictate how it works. Our mission is to democratize software creation by enabling anyone to build the tools that meet their needs. Creators and creatives around the world use Airtable to do everything from cattle tracking to filmmaking, and they have great things to say.


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Airtable is trusted by forward-thinking companies of all shapes and sizes


Howie Liu

Co-founder & CEO

Howie Liu, co-founder and CEO of Airtable, was previously a product leader at Salesforce. Prior to this, he was the founder of intelligent CRM Etacts, which was acquired by Salesforce. He studied Mechanical Engineering and Public Policy at Duke University and has been a software creation enthusiast since his early teens.

Andrew Ofstad

Co-founder & CPO

Andrew Ofstad is the co-founder and Chief Product Officer of Airtable. Previously, he lead the redesign of Google's flagship Maps product, and before that was a product manager for Android. Andrew studied Electrical Engineering and Economics at Duke after a childhood in rural Montana.

Emmett Nicholas

Co-founder & CTO

Emmett Nicholas is the co-founder and Chief Technology Officer of Airtable. Prior to Airtable, he was a founding engineer of Stack Overflow, which he helped scale to hundreds of millions of users. After a childhood in Washington state, Emmett studied Electrical Engineering and Computer Science at Duke University.


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We’re empowering people to bring their creative visions to life. Interested in working with us? We’d love to meet you!

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