Cvent Elite Meetings Alliance

4 Lessons From Cvent’s Elite Meetings Alliance

The sounds of slot machine bells are still ringing in our ears after an amazing Elite Meetings Alliance (EMA) in Atlantic City, New Jersey! Luckily, everyone came out a winner after Cvent’s three-day event, which brought together qualified corporate and association event professionals with leaders in the luxury hotel and hospitality industry. Caesars Entertainment hosted


Bar Basics: Host vs Open Bars

In the event world, questions get thrown at us and sometimes we don’t know the answer right away. One question you might get asked is what type of bar you should have. This question can be answered easily, but you need to know the basics. There are two main types of event bars: host and


Motivational Quotes for Stressed Planners

Do you ever get stressed? When I say stressed, I mean head banging against the wall, questioning your ability to do your job type of stressed. If you do, you’re not alone. The event industry tends to induce a lot of stress. I mean a lot. This is no surprise considering event planning is ranked


Reggie Aggarwal Cvent CONNECT

Reggie Was Named the No. 1 CEO on the SaaS Report’s List of the Top 50 CEOs of 2018–What This Says About Cvent and the Booming Event Industry

The Award This year, approaching Cvent’s 20th anniversary, Reggie Aggarwal was named the No. 1 CEO on The SaaS Report’s list of the Top 50 CEOs of 2018. The list offers a look into the top industries in the business world and has featured CEOs from world-renowned companies including Salesforce, Slack, Workday, Marketo, HubSpot, Intuit,


Other Names for Event Planners

It’s no secret that event planners have a stressful job. In fact, event planner has actually been ranked as one of the most stressful jobs in the world, alongside careers like Air Traffic Control. Seriously, it’s true. Working closely with event planners, I’ve come to learn that they wear many different hats, and therefore have


Easy Steps to Giving Back as a Company

People think about giving back all the time but stray away from actually doing anything. This could be due to an overwhelming amount of options, a lack of time, or feeling is if you don’t have enough to give back. In reality, giving back is easy! As a company, Cvent tries to give back whenever


Training

[Webinar] GDPR: A 120 Day View

You deal with data all the time. It’s your responsibility to keep that data safe – but how do you do that? With the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) now in effect, it’s more important than ever to understand what’s going on with the data you’re responsible for. GDPR isn’t something to be afraid of,


Workshop

A New Way to Learn: Training Workshops at Cvent’s Headquarters

Calling all new Cvent users or existing users with new team members! Have you attended a Customer Training Workshop at Cvent HQ in Tysons Corner, VA yet? If you have, we’re sure you had a great experience. If you haven’t, keep reading! Who should attend? Maybe you’re a new Cvent customer and are interested in


Easy Ways to Donate Your Leftover Event Food

Almost every event involves food, but have you ever thought about what happens to the leftovers when the event ends? Where does everything go? If you’re lucky, then all the food that you spent hours ordering for your event perfectly matched the number of attendees you had. Does this happen? Sure, but a lot of