2011 Press Releases
November 2, 2011
Cvent Releases eBook to Help Businesses Better Manage "The Conversation" in the Age of Social Media
Cvent today released a free eBook, "Harness the Conversation—Business in Today's Social World," that provides organizations with tips and techniques for gathering customer and employee feedback and then turning that information into actionable business insights.
October 19, 2011
Cvent Named One of the Fastest Growing Companies in North America on Deloitte’s 2011 Technology Fast 500
Cvent today announced that it was named to Deloitte’s Technology Fast 500™, a ranking of the 500 fastest growing companies in North America. Rankings are based on percentage of fiscal year revenue growth from 2006–2010, during which Cvent grew 276 percent.
October 5, 2011
Concur and Cvent Expand Alliance with New Partnership Agreement
Concur® (Nasdaq: CNQR), a leading provider of integrated travel and expense management solutions, and Cvent today announced a new partnership through which each company will actively promote and refer the other’s products and services.
September 28, 2011
Maritz Travel Company Taps Cvent for Meeting and Event Management Technology
Cvent today announced that Maritz Travel Company, a premier provider of meeting, event and incentive (ME&I) travel management services, has chosen Cvent’s registration and sourcing platform for use with its clients.
September 14, 2011
Marriott Integrates Internal Inventory System Exclusively with the Cvent Supplier Network
Cvent today announced an expanded partnership with Marriott International (NYSE: MAR) to integrate the Cvent Supplier Network (CSN) with Marriott’s proprietary consolidated inventory system.
August 23, 2011
The BTN Group Releases “Best Practices in SMM Strategic Sourcing” White Paper Sponsored by Cvent
Cvent has sponsored a white paper published by The BTN Group, titled "Best Practices in SMM Strategic Sourcing," to help travel and meeting managers navigate the core elements of strategic sourcing.
August 22, 2011
Cvent Unveils New Features to Help Companies Go Global with Strategic Meetings Management Programs
Cvent, the world's largest cloud-based software provider of meeting and event management, venue selection and web survey solutions, today announced the addition of new globalization features to its Strategic Meetings Management (SMM) technology.
August 17, 2011
Cvent and BCD M&I Introduce ProStart To Help Clients Launch Strategic Meetings Management Programs
Cvent, and BCD Meetings & Incentives, LLC® today announced a partnership to offer ProStart, a streamlined and cost-effective solution for initiating a strategic meetings management program (SMMP).
August 8, 2011
Cvent Enhances Event Management Solution with Membership Management Module
Cvent today unveiled a new membership management module that will help associations and non-profits more effectively manage members, grow their membership base and boost retention.
July 20, 2011
Cvent Receives $136 Million Investment Led by New Enterprise Associates and Insight Venture Partners
Cvent today announced it has secured $136 million in funding led by New Enterprise Associates (NEA) and Insight Venture Partners, with Greenspring Associates also participating. This is the first round of funding in over a decade for the company.
July 7, 2011
Cvent Kicks Off $10,000 Great Event Photo Contest
Cvent today launched a Facebook photo contest offering event planners, attendees and venues the opportunity to submit a photo of the best event they’ve ever planned or attended for the chance to win up to $10,000.
June 7, 2011
Creative Group Selects Cvent as Strategic Meetings Management Technology Partner
Cvent today announced that Creative Group, one of the largest and most influential meeting planning and incentive management companies, has selected Cvent as its Strategic Meetings Management technology partner, following an extensive 9-month review of available solutions.
June 2, 2011
Cvent Releases eBook to Help Event Planners Boost Attendance with Social Media
Cvent today released a free eBook, "Event Marketing 2.0: How to Boost Event Attendance through Social Media," that offers the practical tips and best practices event planners need to effectively market their events through social media.
June 2, 2011
New Aberdeen Research Study Sponsored by Cvent Offers Insight into Best-in-Class Strategic Meetings Management Programs
Cvent has co-sponsored a new study from The Aberdeen Group, titled "Strategic Meetings Management: A View into the Best-in-Class Strategic Meetings Management Program," that identifies emerging best practices for Strategic Meetings Management Programs (SMMPs).
May 24, 2011
Cvent to Launch Strategic Meetings Management Solution for Health Care Professional (HCP) Spend Compliance
Cvent today announced plans to roll out a new solution in the third quarter of 2011 that will help meeting managers at pharmaceutical companies comply with fast-approaching federal reporting requirements for expenses involving health care professionals.
May 4, 2011
Washington Business Journal Recognizes Cvent as One of the "Best Places to Work" in Greater Washington
Cvent is pleased to announce that it has been named one of the 50 "Best Places to Work in Greater Washington" by the Washington Business Journal for the third consecutive year.
April 28, 2011
Cvent CEO Reggie Aggarwal Named a Top 100 Tech Titan by Washingtonian Magazine
Cvent meeting site selection and web survey solutions, today announced that its founder and CEO, Reggie Aggarwal, was selected as a 2011 Top 100 "Tech Titan" by Washingtonian magazine. This is Aggarwal's second appearance on the list.
April 28, 2011
Cvent's Thomas Kramer Chosen as One of Washington, D.C.'s Top CFOs
Cvent today announced that its Chief Financial Officer, Thomas Kramer, was selected by Washington SmartCEO magazine as one of ten winners in the CFO category of the magazine's first annual SmartCXO award program.
March 31, 2011
Cvent to Celebrate Headquarters Expansion with Ribbon-Cutting Ceremony by Senator Mark Warner
Cvent will host a ribbon-cutting ceremony with Sen. Mark Warner (D-Va.) on Friday, April 1, to celebrate the company's newly expanded headquarters in McLean, Va. Cvent plans to hire 190 new employees this year, of which 100 will be based in McLean.
March 28, 2011
Cvent Selected as an OnDemand Top 100 Private Company
Cvent today announced it was selected as a 2011 OnDemand Top 100 Private Company by AlwaysOn. The OnDemand 100 represent the top private on-demand and software-as-a-service companies that are shaking up the industry with game-changing cloud computing solutions.
February 21, 2011
Cvent Enhances Web Survey Solution with Major New Features and Upgrades
Cvent today launched the most significant enhancement to date of its web survey solution, featuring upgrades that make enterprise feedback management (EFM) easier, more effective and more customizable than ever.
February 14, 2011
Q4 2010 Growth of 50% Caps Cvent's Strongest Year Yet
This strong performance concluded Cvent's most successful year in its 11-year history, during which the company achieved annual revenue growth of 41 percent, added 200 net new employees to its team and acquired over 3,000 new customers globally.
January 26, 2011
Customer Service Institute of America Names Cvent "Best of the Best;" Recognizes Manjula Aggarwal as Customer Service Executive of the Year
Cvent today announced that it was selected by the International Council of Customer Service Organizations (ICCSO) as the first-ever recipient of the International Service Excellence "Best of the Best" Award for exceptional client service.
January 19, 2011
Cvent Supplier Network Named 2011 CODiE Award Finalist for Best Business Leads & Directory Service
Cvent today announced that the Cvent Supplier Network (CSN) has been selected as one of four finalists in the 2011 Software & Information Industry Association (SIIA) CODiE Awards competition for "Best Business Leads & Directory Service."