Cvent Honored with 12 Stevie® Awards in 2019 Highlighting Excellence in Sales & Customer Service

March 5, 2019 – Cvent, a market leader in meetings, events and hospitality technology was presented with 12 awards in the 13th Annual Stevie Awards for Sales and Customer Service, including two gold, five silver and four bronze, as well as a Grand Stevie award distinction, given to the winningest organizations in the annual competition. This is the ninth consecutive year Cvent has been recognized by the acclaimed Stevie Awards organization.

“Putting the customer first is at the core of everything we do,” said Chuck Ghoorah, Co-Founder and President of Worldwide Sales and Marketing at Cvent. “We have made fostering and celebrating the successes of our customers part of our unique culture at Cvent and we would not be where we are today without their support and dedication to transforming the meetings and events industry. To be recognized by the Stevie® Awards across such a broad range of categories is truly an honor – and a testament to our unwavering focus on customer centricity.” 

The Stevie Awards for Sales & Customer Service are the world’s top honors for customer service, contact center, business development, and sales professionals. The Stevie Awards organization stages seven of the world’s leading business awards programs, including the prestigious American Business Awards® and International Business Awards®.

The awards were presented to honorees during a gala banquet on Friday, February 22 at Caesars Palace in Las Vegas, NV. More than 700 executives from across the U.S. and several other countries attended. 

“All of the Stevie Award winners should be very proud of their achievements. Independent professionals around the world have agreed that their accomplishments are worthy of public recognition,” said Stevie Awards President and founder, Michael Gallagher.

Cvent was presented with the following 2019 Stevie® Awards for Sales and Customer Service:


  • Contact Center of the Year
  • Account Management Team of the Year – Cvent Hospitality Cloud


  • Best Customer Satisfaction Strategy 
  • Front-Line Customer Service Team of the Year
  • Customer Service Department of the Year
  • Customer Service Success
  • Best Customer Feedback Strategy


  • Senior Sales Executive of the Year – Chuck Ghoorah
  • Sales Manager of the Year – Paul Vasilionak
  • Sales Training Program of the Year – Cvent Sales Academy
  • Best Use of Customer Insights – Cvent Flex, Registration Reimagined
  • Account Management Team of the Year – Cvent Event Cloud

About Cvent

Cvent is a leading meetings, events, and hospitality technology provider with more than 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, or connect with us on FacebookTwitter or LinkedIn.

About the Stevie Awards

Stevie Awards are conferred in seven programs: the Asia-Pacific Stevie Awards, the German Stevie Awards, The American Business Awards®, The International Business Awards®, the Stevie Awards for Great Employers, the Stevie Awards for Women in Business and the Stevie Awards for Sales & Customer Service. Stevie Awards competitions receive more than 12,000 entries each year from organizations in more than 70 nations. Honoring organizations of all types and sizes and the people behind them, the Stevies recognize outstanding performances in the workplace worldwide. Learn more about the Stevie Awards at

Sponsors of the 13th annual Stevie Awards for Sales & Customer Service include Sales Partnerships and ValueSelling Associates.