Cvent and its CEO Honored with Two Stevies at American Business Awards Ceremony
September 19, 2012 – NEW YORK and MCLEAN, VA – Cvent, Inc., the world's largest cloud-based provider of event management, meeting site selection and web surveys, today announced it was the proud recipient of two StevieŽ Awards at the 10th annual American Business Awards ceremony. Reggie Aggarwal, CEO and co-founder of Cvent, was honored with the prestigious gold award in the Executive of the Year category for computer software companies. This was the top honor in a pool of fifteen finalists that included the CEOs of Citrix Systems, Inc., SAP America and TIBCO Software, Inc.
Cvent also received the silver award in the highly competitive software division of the Company of the Year category. Other silver award recipients include Red Hat,Inc. and SAP America
Under Aggarwal's leadership, Cvent has experienced tremendous growth over the past year. In July 2011, the company secured $136 million in funding that has been used for substantial technology developments, continued global expansion and growing the workforce to more than 1,000 employees worldwide. Most notably, Cvent acquired two mobile app development companies in 2012, marking their entrance into the rapidly growing mobile industry.
The Stevie Awards were created to honor the achievements and positive contributions of organizations and business leaders worldwide. In 2010, Cvent was awarded the top honor in the Management Team of the Year category. For more details about the American Business Awards and a full list of this year's Stevie award winners, please visit: www.stevieawards.com/aba.
Founded in 1999, Cvent is the world's largest meetings and event management technology company and has 1,200 employees worldwide. Cvent offers web-based software for online event registration, meeting site selection, event management, mobile apps for events, e-mail marketing and web surveys, and helps more than 10,000 clients in 90 countries manage hundreds of thousands of events, surveys and e-mail campaigns. Cvent's client base includes corporations from every major industry, associations, universities, and non-profit organizations. For more information, please visit www.cvent.com, or connect with us on Facebook, Twitter or LinkedIn.