Cvent Ramps Up Hiring in 2010, Earns Second Consecutive "Best Places to Work" Award
MCLEAN, VA – May 18, 2010 – Cvent, the world's largest provider of online event management, meeting site selection and web survey solutions, today announced that it will hire more than 60 employees at its headquarters in McLean, VA. in the coming months to keep pace with the company's exceptional growth. In addition, Cvent was recently named one of the "Best Places to Work in Greater Washington" by the Washington Business Journal for the second year in a row. This honor was based on a confidential, online employee survey conducted by an independent market research firm.
"Our customer base is growing rapidly, and we hired more than 110 people in the first quarter of 2010 alone to ensure top-notch service for both our existing and potential customers," said Sophia MacDonald, Cvent's Human Resources Director. "We plan to expand our team by more than thirty percent this year, and while we are seeking candidates at all experience levels, many of our open positions are ideal for young professionals looking to launch their careers in a fast-paced and rewarding environment."
Cvent is known for hiring quality graduates from Washington D.C.-area universities and maintaining a positive work environment that attracts and retains employees. In fact, Cvent earned high ratings from its employees for workplace morale, strength of its management team, opportunities for advancement and employment benefits in the confidential employee surveys used to determine the Washington Business Journal's 2010 "Best Places to Work."
"As we continue to grow, we never lose sight of the fact that our employees are our most valuable asset, and we greatly appreciate their dedication and contributions to Cvent's success," said Thomas Kramer, Cvent's Chief Financial Officer. "We make it a priority to invest in our people, and strive to make Cvent a place where people can cultivate their careers, reap the rewards of hard work and enjoy an enriching company culture."
Cvent is seeking candidates to fill positions in all departments, including client services, finance, technology, sales and marketing. For information on joining the Cvent team, please visit the Cvent careers page.
Founded in 1999, Cvent is the world's largest meetings and event management technology company and has 1,400+ 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.