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World-Renowned Entrepreneur and Business Leader to Speak at Cvent’s Annual Conference for the Meetings and Hospitality Industry
Tysons Corner, Va. – May 21, 2015 – Cvent, Inc. (NYSE: CVT), a leading cloud-based enterprise event management platform, today announced that Ivanka Trump will be a featured keynote speaker for meeting and event planners at its fourth annual customer conference, Cvent CONNECT. The five day event will take place in Las Vegas from June 14-18 at the MGM Grand Hotel & Casino.
Ivanka Trump, alongside her brothers, is the co-founder of the Trump Hotel Collection. The Trump Hotel Collection is one of the fastest growing luxury hotel brands in the world with 16 properties in its global hotel portfolio. Ivanka Trump currently stars on NBC’s "Celebrity Apprentice" with her father, Donald J. Trump. She is also the founder and CEO of her namesake lifestyle brand of apparel and accessories. Additionally, her book, "The Trump Card: Playing to Win in Work and Life" was a The New York Times and The Wall Street Journal bestseller.
"The theme of our conference this year revolves around what does success look like and how do you optimize for success. Ivanka Trump exemplifies what it means to be a successful entrepreneur and business leader," said Eric Eden, senior vice president of marketing for Cvent. "She will share her perspectives on hospitality industry trends and what it takes to be successful in work and life."
Cvent also confirmed a number of other motivational keynote speakers for Cvent CONNECT, including Arianna Huffington, President and Editor-in-Chief of the Huffington Post, Randi Zuckerberg, founder and CEO of Zuckerberg Media, and Juliet Funt, founder of WhiteSpace® at Work and former meeting and event planner.
For more information on Cvent CONNECT or to register, please visit cventconnect.com.
For behind-the-scenes, exclusive content and real-time updates on all the exciting things happening leading up to and during the conference, please follow @CventConnect and #CventCONNECT on Twitter.
Cvent, Inc. (NYSE: CVT) ) is a leading cloud-based enterprise event management platform, with more than 14,000 customers worldwide. Cvent offers software solutions to event planners for online event registration, venue selection, event management, mobile apps for events, e-mail marketing and web surveys. Cvent provides hoteliers with an integrated platform, enabling properties to increase group business demand through targeted advertising and improve conversion through proprietary demand management and business intelligence solutions. 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 Facebook, Twitter or LinkedIn.
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