Lynn Atchison joined HomeAway as Chief Financial Officer in August 2006 and is responsible for managing all financial aspects of the company. She has nearly 30 years of finance and operations experience, including expertise in financial management and reporting, securities filings, facilities management and legal and human resources. This experience earned her the title “CFO of the Year” for large private Austin companies in 2009.
Prior to HomeAway, Atchison was CFO of Infoglide Software, where during her tenure revenue grew more than 160 percent. Likewise, in her positions as senior vice president and CFO at Hoover’s Online, Atchison helped lead the business from a private to a publicly-owned company, increasing revenues by ten times and was instrumental in the sale of the company to Dun & Bradstreet in 2003.
She has also served as vice president and CFO for Travelogix Inc., a senior manager for Ernst & Young LLP and spent time in private practice. Atchison holds a bachelor of business administration degree in accounting from Stephen F. Austin University. She currently serves on the Austin Technology Council board of directors.