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Event Horror Stories: Night of the Zombie Attendees

Did this episode sound familiar? Read below, and see how you can avoid a similarly gruesome fate at your events! Human beings are social creatures. They yearn for engagement—in fact, they need it. Live events are a great way to keep people engaged, but sometimes they aren’t enough to hold everyone’ more

Revealed for 2014: Most popular meeting resorts in North America and the Caribbean

Planners take note: Cvent has revealed its annual list of the 100 most popular meeting resorts in North America and the Caribbean.  “Resorts remain a popular and desirable choice among meeting planners for group business because of their all-in-one capabilities that are attractive for more

Welcome Reception at Cvent's New Tysons Corner HQ

On November 4th, Cvent will open the doors of its brand new corporate headquarters in bustling Tysons Corner, VA to formally welcome local clients and businesses to its dynamic new space. The reception will provide guests the opportunity to meet Cvent leadership, get the inside scoop on new more

Event Horror Stories: Uninvited Guests

Did this episode sound familiar? Read below, and see how you can avoid a similarly gruesome fate at your events!  The more unregistered guests, the larger the headache.  Inaccurate attendee numbers can be caused by a lot of variables, starting with people forgetting to register or deciding to more

Cvent's Top 10 U.S. Meeting Cities: Nashville

For the first time, the Mid-South city of Nashville has climbed up the ranks, landing on Cvent's list of the Top 10 U.S. Meeting Destinations. “We are very excited to have moved into the Top 10 this year,” said Butch Spyridon, President & CEO of the Nashville CVC. “Jumping four spots is quite a more

New for 2014: Cvent's Top 10 U.S. Meeting Destinations

Today, Cvent revealed its third annual list of the top 50 cities for meetings and events in the U.S. Chicago claimed first place, climbing from second place last year and fifth place two years ago. Orlando and Las Vegas continued to hold spots among the top three destinations. Even so, six of the more

Cvent Is on the Move to Greensboro Station

The day has finally come: After making the announcement last October, Cvent confirms that its new world headquarters, 1765 Greensboro Station Place, 7th Floor, Tysons Corner, VA 22102, will be employee-ready by August 4, 2014. The new almost 130,000-square-foot headquarters is located near the more

Cashing Out: What We Learned at #CventCMS in Vegas Pt. 2

The Corporate Meetings Summit, held by Cvent in Las Vegas, June 18-20, was a wellspring of information, and the knowledge learned by attendees meant that practical ideas cut be put into action almost immediately. One of our session tracks, concerning Advanced Meetings Management, offered more

Cashing Out: What We Learned at #CventCMS in Vegas Pt. 1

If you’re reading this blog (and this post), you’re already aware that there’s nothing easy about meetings management. This was a topic at the recent Corporate Meetings Summit held by Cvent in Las Vegas, June 18-20, where it was determined that it doesn’t have to be as difficult as some make it more

Design & Deliver Conference Roundtables Attendees Rave About

Conference audiences crave more and better roundtable discussions. Not scattershot chat fests, but focused, purposeful and collaborative exchanges about critical issues and smart ways to tackle them more effectively. What's great about roundtables is when they're designed well, they satisfy more
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