Washington Business Journal Recognizes Cvent as One of the "Best Places to Work" in Greater Washington
NEW YORK and MCLEAN, VA – Cvent, the world's largest provider of online event management, meeting site selection and web survey solutions, is pleased to announce that it has been named one of the 50 "Best Places to Work in Greater Washington" by the Washington Business Journal for the third consecutive year. The list honors companies that go above and beyond to foster an enjoyable and meaningful work environment for employees. Cvent was selected following a confidential online survey of all employees conducted by an independent market research firm.
"We know that Cvent's success and that of our customers depends on our ability to cultivate a workplace that not only supports productivity but is also enjoyable and healthy," said Sophia MacDonald, Cvent's Human Resource Director. "Over the years, we have made it a priority to create a culture where employees can thrive and really develop their career. Our focus on transparency, teamwork and promoting an entrepreneurial atmosphere has made it possible for us to attract and retain top talent, and to provide our customers with the exceptional service and products they have come to expect from Cvent. We're honored to be recognized for the third year in a row as a 'Best Place to Work' in Washington, and very much appreciate the contributions and dedication of our employees to Cvent's success."
Cvent employees evaluated the company through an anonymous online survey and gave Cvent high marks in the areas of employment benefits, trust in co-workers, strength of the management team, workplace morale, and opportunities for advancement. The company is growing rapidly and plans to hire 190 employees in 2011, 100 of which will be based out of its headquarters in Mclean, Va. For information on joining the Cvent team, please visit the Cvent careers page.
The Washington Business Journal will announce the rankings of the winners at an awards ceremony on June 2, 2011 at the Ritz Tyson's Corner. In addition, all 50 companies will be profiled in a special supplement in the June 3-9, 2011 issue of the Washington Business Journal
About Cvent, Inc.
Cvent, Inc. is a leading meetings, events, and hospitality management technology provider with more than 3,200 employees, 25,000 customers, and 300,000 users worldwide. The Cvent Event Cloud offers software solutions to event planners and marketers for online event registration, venue selection, event management and marketing, onsite solutions, and attendee engagement. Cvent’s suite of products automate and simplify the planning process to maximize the impact of events. The Cvent Hospitality Cloud partners with hotels and venues to help them drive group and corporate travel business. Hotels use the Cvent Hospitality Cloud’s digital marketing tools and software solutions to win 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 hundreds of thousands of meetings and events. For more information, please visit Cvent.com, or connect with us on Facebook, Twitter or LinkedIn.