Cvent and its CEO Honored with Two Stevies at American Business Awards Ceremony
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 Stevie® 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.
About Cvent, Inc.
Cvent, Inc. is a leading cloud-based enterprise event management company, with tens of thousands of customers and more than 2,700 employees worldwide. Cvent offers software solutions to event planners for online event registration, venue selection, event management, mobile apps for events, email 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.