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Apartment List Campfire Relief Efforts


May 2019 | Helping displaced families find relief during times of crisis. Our mission: Helping everyone find a home they love, even during times of crisis.


John named 40 under 40 by San Francisco Business Journal


January 2019 | For the past 8 years, The San Francisco Business Times’ reporters and editors have selected 40 leaders under the age of 40 — from a pool of hundreds of nominations — who have made a name for themselves as innovators, creatives and leaders in business.

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John interviewed by Erik Torenberg

March 2019 | John was interviewed alongside Jonathan Swanson, Co-founder of Thumbtack, by Erik Torenberg for Venture Stories Podcast on the topic of Marketplaces


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John interviewed by the Associated Press: Insider Q&A

February 2019



John interviews Hillary Schneider, CEO of Wag!

January 2019 | John Kobs interviews Hillary Schneider, CEO of Wag! at SPARK 2019



Fireside Co-Founder Chat with John & Chris Erickson, moderated by CNN Senior Producer Molly Shiels

January 2019 | As part of the SPARK 2019 conference, John was interviewed by Molly Shiels, alongside Co-Founder Chris Erickson



John interviews Haben Girma, Disability Rights Lawyer, Author, Speaker

January 2019 | As part of the SPARK 2019 conference, John interviews Haben Girma


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John & Jeff Bezos, CEO of Amazon

April 2018 | John meets Jeff and Mackenzie Bezos at the Axel Springer award ceremony hosted in Berlin, Germany.

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John interviews Julie Haddon,

SVP of Marketing for the NFL

January 2018 | John interviews Julie for marketing tips from the former eBay and current NFL exec.

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John interviewed by Cheddar TV

December 2017 | Apartment List announces its partnership with


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August 2017 | Rose Leadem sits down with John Kobs for his takes on productivity and focus


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John interviews

Bethenny Frankel, Real Housewife

May 2017 | As part of the Apartment Internet Marketing Conference, John interviews an amazing Bethenny in front of a rocking multifamily crowd.



Apartment List donates to the Housing Industry Foundation

May 2017 | Apartment List couldn't be more excited to be donating to such an amazing cause in HIF

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John interviews Jeff Fluhr, Founder of Stubhub

June 2016 | John sits down for an intimate interview with the mastermind behind Stubhub which was sold to eBay

John featured on NASDAQ's Scale the Wall series


John interviews Steve Huffman, CEO of Reddit

September 2015 | John sits down with Steve Huffman to talk about the founding story of Reddit


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John speaks at Case Western Reserve University

October 2014 | John speaks at his alma mater to give students an overview of entrepreneurship


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John interviews Randi Zuckerberg

September 2014 | John sits down with Randi Zuckerberg to discuss her new media venture


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July 2014 | Chanelle Bessette sits down with John to interview him on the latest developments with Apartment List



Apartment List visits the NYSE

June 2014 | Apartment List visits the New York Stock Exchange

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John on CNBC

December 2013 | Lauren Lyster interviews John for the latest on rental housing trends


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John on ABC News

December 2013 | John sits down with Rebecca Jarvis of ABC News Real Biz to discuss the future of Apartment List


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Andrew Warner interviews John

April 2013 | Mixergy founder sits down with John to discuss the story of Apartment List's founding