Stacey Fontenot is Senior Vice President of Marketing at Cvent. Since joining Cvent in 2014, Stacey has been instrumental in Cvent’s growth and has led numerous marketing functions such as Product Marketing, Demand Generation, Customer Marketing, and Corporate Marketing. She has helped solidify Cvent’s market-leading position in the event technology industry.
With more than 25 years of experience in marketing, Stacey is a seasoned technology executive who has led multiple teams at prominent organizations domestically and internationally. Currently, Stacey is responsible for marketing and strategy formulation for the company’s event management platform.
Prior to joining Cvent, Stacey was the Vice President of Product Marketing and Community Programs for Blackboard, Inc., a leading technology company in the education technology space. During her tenure, she developed the marketing strategy and future direction of their flagship product, Blackboard Learn. She has served in a number of executive roles at global, publicly-held corporations including, XM Satellite Radio and Sprint Nextel. She was also selected for and participated in the exclusive Global Leadership Development Program at Mobil Oil.
Stacey has been named one of the “Top 40 Women in Tech” for Washington, DC. Stacey earned a Master of Business Administration degree from Wake Forest University and a Bachelor of Administration degree from the College of William and Mary.