The website Wavecation has existed in one form or another since the early 2000s. Originally a passion project of Matt Thomson, it long functioned as a lo-fi repository of beachfront rental properties near good surf breaks.
In 2018, longtime users Juan Dulanto and Ren Fuller-Wasserman reached out to Thompson to inquire about his future plans for the site. With a bounty of startup experience between them, they spotted the possibility of a company that could grow into something more than what was essentially just a surf-specific Craigslist. So they acquired, revamped and relaunched Wavecation to help make travel a bit easier for those in search of an endless summer.
Read more courtesy of InsideHook.com.