Cvent Expands Global Headcount by Nearly 1,000 New Employees and Adds More Than 5,000 New Customers in 2018

Multiple acquisitions, international office openings, and industry
awards highlight continued momentum as company enters its 20
th
year in business

TYSONS, Va.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–lt;a href=”https://twitter.com/hashtag/eventprofs?src=hash” target=”_blank”gt;#eventprofslt;/agt;–In 2018, more than 5,000 new customers selected Cvent,
a market-leading meetings, events, and hospitality technology provider,
for their event management and group business needs. These new clients
add to Cvent’s growing global customer base, which includes more than 50
percent of the Fortune 500 and 80 percent of the Fortune 100. To support
the company’s impressive growth, Cvent opened two new offices in Germany
and Dubai, expanding their global presence to 19 locations around the
world, and hired nearly 1,000 new employees, bringing the total
headcount to more than 3,700 worldwide. The company also acquired three
companies in 2018 to broaden and deepen its solution capabilities and
won numerous industry awards that highlight Cvent’s industry impact,
strong growth, and best-in-class technology.

“2018 was another incredible year for us,” said Cvent CEO and Founder,
Reggie Aggarwal. “We added more customers than at any time in Cvent’s
history across a broad range of industries and locations around the
world – and expanded our headcount to service and support those new
clients. We continue to develop and launch innovative solutions and
enhance our portfolio through acquisitions – including QuickMobile,
Kapow,
and Social
Tables
– and are already seeing substantial results from these
investments. Momentum has never been stronger, and we look forward to
another successful year in 2019 – our 20th year in business.”

Cvent Event Cloud

For event professionals and marketers, Cvent provides easy-to-use,
integrated technology solutions to maximize the impact of meetings and
events of all sizes – helping organizations plan and market events,
execute onsite, engage audiences and measure and analyze results and
return on investment. In 2018, Cvent launched its next-generation user
experience
for its flagship event website and registration solution
and published its Event
Management Technology for Dummies
® book produced in partnership with
the acclaimed Wiley brand. Organizations that chose Cvent over the past
year include Prudential, Cisco Systems, Global Business Travel
Association (GBTA), AstraZeneca Australia, Boston College, Qualtrics,
JTB India, and the American Federation of Teachers.

Cvent Hospitality Cloud

Event planners and corporate travel managers source more than $16
billion dollars in business through Cvent’s online platforms each year,
and the Cvent Hospitality Cloud offers clients direct access to these
buyers. By connecting hotels with buyers and providing technology for
winning and servicing customers, the Cvent Hospitality Cloud helps
hoteliers grow and own their group and corporate travel business. In
2018, Cvent introduced new and enhanced business
intelligence
(BI) tools across its Hospitality Cloud product suite
to help hoteliers better understand their market position and improve
sales outcomes and launched Cvent
Microsites
for hotel chains to build customizable branded websites
within the Cvent
Supplier Network
to increase engagement with event planners and
marketers. Organizations that chose Cvent over the past year include
Caesars Entertainment, Oracle Hospitality, AccorHotels, Four Seasons
Hotel Singapore, Jumeirah, Hamburg Convention Bureau, and the Department
of Culture and Tourism – Abu Dhabi.

Cvent continues to win industry awards around the world across a broad
spectrum of functions including technology, customer service, employee
satisfaction, and product innovation. Recent award wins include:

  • CEO and Founder Reggie Aggarwal recognized as number one CEO on “Top
    50 SaaS CEO” list published by The SaaS Report
  • Certified Great Place to Work® in both the U.S. and India. The
    accolade puts Cvent in consideration for additional top workplace
    awards include the prestigious Fortune 100 Best Companies to Work For
  • Most Customer Friendly Company, Best in Biz Awards (U.S.)
  • Excellence in Sales Training, Institute for Excellence in Sales (U.S.)
  • Outstanding Contribution to Event Technology – Reggie Aggarwal, Event
    Technology Awards (UK)
  • Best Event Management Technology, Spice Magazine (Australia)
  • Asia’s Leading Travel Technology Provider, World Travel Awards
    (Singapore)
  • Successful Use of Technology in Events & Promotions, ACEF Global
    Customer Engagement Awards (India)

About Cvent

Cvent, Inc. is a leading meetings, events, and hospitality software
company with more than 3,700 employees, 25,000 customers, and 300,000
users worldwide. The Cvent Event Cloud offers software solutions to
event planners and marketers for online event registration, venue
selection, event management and marketing, onsite solutions, and
attendee engagement. Cvent’s suite of products automate and simplify the
planning process to maximize the impact of events. The Cvent Hospitality
Cloud partners with hotels and venues to help them drive group and
corporate travel business. Hotels use the Cvent Hospitality Cloud’s
digital marketing tools and software solutions to win business through
Cvent’s sourcing platforms and to service their customers directly,
efficiently and profitably – helping them grow and own their
business. Cvent solutions optimize the entire event management value
chain and have enabled clients around the world to manage hundreds of
thousands of meetings and events. For more information, please visit Cvent.com, or
connect with us on FacebookTwitter or LinkedIn.

Contacts

Erica Stoltenberg
Cvent
571.378.6240
[email protected]

Cvent Expands Global Headcount by Nearly 1,000 New Employees and Adds More Than 5,000 New Customers in 2018

Multiple acquisitions, international office openings, and industry
awards highlight continued momentum as company enters its 20
th
year in business

TYSONS, Va.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–lt;a href=”https://twitter.com/hashtag/eventprofs?src=hash” target=”_blank”gt;#eventprofslt;/agt;–In 2018, more than 5,000 new customers selected Cvent,
a market-leading meetings, events, and hospitality technology provider,
for their event management and group business needs. These new clients
add to Cvent’s growing global customer base, which includes more than 50
percent of the Fortune 500 and 80 percent of the Fortune 100. To support
the company’s impressive growth, Cvent opened two new offices in Germany
and Dubai, expanding their global presence to 19 locations around the
world, and hired nearly 1,000 new employees, bringing the total
headcount to more than 3,700 worldwide. The company also acquired three
companies in 2018 to broaden and deepen its solution capabilities and
won numerous industry awards that highlight Cvent’s industry impact,
strong growth, and best-in-class technology.

“2018 was another incredible year for us,” said Cvent CEO and Founder,
Reggie Aggarwal. “We added more customers than at any time in Cvent’s
history across a broad range of industries and locations around the
world – and expanded our headcount to service and support those new
clients. We continue to develop and launch innovative solutions and
enhance our portfolio through acquisitions – including QuickMobile,
Kapow,
and Social
Tables
– and are already seeing substantial results from these
investments. Momentum has never been stronger, and we look forward to
another successful year in 2019 – our 20th year in business.”

Cvent Event Cloud

For event professionals and marketers, Cvent provides easy-to-use,
integrated technology solutions to maximize the impact of meetings and
events of all sizes – helping organizations plan and market events,
execute onsite, engage audiences and measure and analyze results and
return on investment. In 2018, Cvent launched its next-generation user
experience
for its flagship event website and registration solution
and published its Event
Management Technology for Dummies
® book produced in partnership with
the acclaimed Wiley brand. Organizations that chose Cvent over the past
year include Prudential, Cisco Systems, Global Business Travel
Association (GBTA), AstraZeneca Australia, Boston College, Qualtrics,
JTB India, and the American Federation of Teachers.

Cvent Hospitality Cloud

Event planners and corporate travel managers source more than $16
billion dollars in business through Cvent’s online platforms each year,
and the Cvent Hospitality Cloud offers clients direct access to these
buyers. By connecting hotels with buyers and providing technology for
winning and servicing customers, the Cvent Hospitality Cloud helps
hoteliers grow and own their group and corporate travel business. In
2018, Cvent introduced new and enhanced business
intelligence
(BI) tools across its Hospitality Cloud product suite
to help hoteliers better understand their market position and improve
sales outcomes and launched Cvent
Microsites
for hotel chains to build customizable branded websites
within the Cvent
Supplier Network
to increase engagement with event planners and
marketers. Organizations that chose Cvent over the past year include
Caesars Entertainment, Oracle Hospitality, AccorHotels, Four Seasons
Hotel Singapore, Jumeirah, Hamburg Convention Bureau, and the Department
of Culture and Tourism – Abu Dhabi.

Cvent continues to win industry awards around the world across a broad
spectrum of functions including technology, customer service, employee
satisfaction, and product innovation. Recent award wins include:

  • CEO and Founder Reggie Aggarwal recognized as number one CEO on “Top
    50 SaaS CEO” list published by The SaaS Report
  • Certified Great Place to Work® in both the U.S. and India. The
    accolade puts Cvent in consideration for additional top workplace
    awards include the prestigious Fortune 100 Best Companies to Work For
  • Most Customer Friendly Company, Best in Biz Awards (U.S.)
  • Excellence in Sales Training, Institute for Excellence in Sales (U.S.)
  • Outstanding Contribution to Event Technology – Reggie Aggarwal, Event
    Technology Awards (UK)
  • Best Event Management Technology, Spice Magazine (Australia)
  • Asia’s Leading Travel Technology Provider, World Travel Awards
    (Singapore)
  • Successful Use of Technology in Events & Promotions, ACEF Global
    Customer Engagement Awards (India)

About Cvent

Cvent, Inc. is a leading meetings, events, and hospitality software
company with more than 3,700 employees, 25,000 customers, and 300,000
users worldwide. The Cvent Event Cloud offers software solutions to
event planners and marketers for online event registration, venue
selection, event management and marketing, onsite solutions, and
attendee engagement. Cvent’s suite of products automate and simplify the
planning process to maximize the impact of events. The Cvent Hospitality
Cloud partners with hotels and venues to help them drive group and
corporate travel business. Hotels use the Cvent Hospitality Cloud’s
digital marketing tools and software solutions to win business through
Cvent’s sourcing platforms and to service their customers directly,
efficiently and profitably – helping them grow and own their
business. Cvent solutions optimize the entire event management value
chain and have enabled clients around the world to manage hundreds of
thousands of meetings and events. For more information, please visit Cvent.com, or
connect with us on FacebookTwitter or LinkedIn.

Contacts

Erica Stoltenberg
Cvent
571.378.6240
[email protected]

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