This a little bit funny, thought readers would appreciate it – related search for articles from 1999 where CEOs discuss their own company valuation on non standard (or no) metrics

Travis Kalanick, co-founder and chief executive officer of Uber Technologies Inc., the car-sharing service that lets people order transportation via a smartphone, talks about the company’s business strategy and outlook. He speaks in Hong Kong with Rishaad Salamat on Bloomberg Television’s “On the Move.”

Uber CEO Kalanick: Our Valuation Is $18.2 Billion