Cvent Announces Date and Location of 2014 Corporate Meetings Summit
Travel and meetings professionals invited to discuss how technology is transforming meetings and events
McLean, Va., Dec. 5, 2013 – Cvent (NYSE : CVT), a leading cloud-based enterprise event management platform, today announced the date and location of its third annual Corporate Meetings Summit, an elite event for corporate meeting and travel executives worldwide. The three day summit will take place in Las Vegas from June 18-20, at The Venetian and The Palazzo.
"Cvent is gathering the industry's best and brightest to engage them in collaborative discussions about emerging trends and currentstrategies," said Chuck Ghoorah, co-founder and EVP of sales and marketing at Cvent. "Plus we're looking forward to flipping the tables and giving meetings professionals the rare opportunity to immerse themselves fully in the attendee experience."
Each year, Cvent continues to refine the Corporate Meetings Summit model. Last year's event, held in Orlando, welcomed 600 attendees. Next year's summit is expected to host around 800 attendees and will be an event that planners won't want to miss.
"We're thrilled for the opportunity to host Cvent's highly anticipated third annual Corporate Meetings Summit," said John Caparella, president and chief operating officer of The Venetian, The Palazzo, and Sands Expo. "We're proud to show what the Venetian has to offer and look forward to hosting three days of education, networking and fun."
Over the next several months, Cvent will provide more information on speakers, a complete agenda and details on the Corporate Meetings Summit's special event.
Cvent is a leading meetings, events, and hospitality technology provider with nearly 4,000 employees, 30,000 customers, and 300,000 users worldwide. Founded in 1999, the company delivers the most comprehensive event marketing and management platform and offers a global marketplace where event professionals collaborate with venues to create unmatched experiences. Cvent is headquartered in McLean, Virginia, just outside of Washington D.C., and has additional offices in London, Frankfurt, Dubai, Melbourne, New Delhi, and Singapore among others, to support its growing global customer base. The comprehensive Cvent event marketing and management platform offers software solutions to event organizers and marketers for online event registration, venue selection, event marketing and management, onsite solutions, and attendee engagement. Cvent’s suite of products automate and simplify the entire event management process and maximize the impact of in-person, virtual, and hybrid events. Hotels and venues use Cvent’s supplier and venue solutions to win more group and corporate travel business through Cvent’s sourcing platforms and to service their customers directly, efficiently and profitably – helping them grow and own their business. Cvent solutions optimize the entire event management value chain and have enabled clients around the world to manage millions of meetings and events. For more information, please visit Cvent.com, or connect with us on Facebook, Twitter or LinkedIn.