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As a leading edge developer of mobile app solutions for the global and event meeting market, we find ourselves in the media spotlight. Check out our recent news coverage and press release announcements below.

Recent news coverage

Cvent to Acquire QuickMobile to Broaden Its Mobile Event App Capabilities

By Cvent - May 1, 2018
Acquisition will expand Cvent's industry leading portfolio of mobile event technologies to enhance the attendee experience, generate meaningful sponsorship opportunities, and drive increased event ROI.

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Cvent and Lanyon Announce Merger

By Cvent - November 29, 2016
Combined company will drive event technology innovation addressing the needs of event planners, marketers, and hoteliers.

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Starwood to Offer Cvent Event Apps at Hotels Worldwide

By Success Meetings - June 01, 2015
To improve its value proposition for groups, Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide has partnered with meetings technology company Cvent and A/V provider PSAV to offer event-specific mobile apps to planners who book meetings at its properties, it announced today.

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Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide has formed a referral partnership with Cvent and PSAV

By Business Travel News - June 01, 2015
Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide has formed a referral partnership with Cvent and PSAV to offer CrowdCompass by Cvent mobile apps to meetings and events planners at Starwood properties. CrowdCompass apps allow planners to create a customized mobile experience for event attendees.

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Stats to Justify Your Mobile App

By MeetingsNet - Feburary 18, 2015
Meeting planners can collect lots of data about attendee behavior when they use mobile apps at meetings, and really get granular about what content and experiences are connecting with participants.

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Cool Spaces: Inside the (dog-friendly) CrowdCompass app factory

By Portland Business Journal - Feburary 3, 2015
It took executives at mobile app maker CrowdCompass almost two years to find its new home in downtown Portland.

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How Technology is Changing The Way We Plan
and Experience Events

Mashable - November 22, 2014
Events and event planning are evolving into new, dynamic formats. Old models are falling away and technology is giving both planners and event participants an opportunity to grow and revisit the underlying ideas about how event spaces work.

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Looking Ahead: Mobile, Social and More

nxtbook media - November 5, 2014
New technologies and use of data continue to make meetings a more personalized experience as we look to 2015 and beyond.

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Portland tech stars throw open doors for TechCrawl

By Portland Business Journal - August 13, 2014
The annual TechFestNW conference is upon us this week and the unofficial kick-off — a crawl through various offices of local tech companies — is slated for Thursday evening...

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It’s that time of year again: TechFestNW means Portland
TechCrawl 2014

By Silicon Florist - August 5, 2014
It’s beginning to border on a tradition now. For the past three years—in conjunction with TechFestNW—the folks at CrowdCompass have helped organize a progressive party among the Portland tech startup scene. They call it TechCrawl. And it’s time for the 2014 version...

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26 Steps to Mobile App Adoption Success

By MeetingsNet - July 29, 2014
There’s no doubt about it: Today’s meeting attendees are addicted to their mobile devices—to the point where the idea of being out of mobile phone contact gives them “nomophobia.”

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Mobile’s Going Mainstream

By The Meeting Magazines - June 1, 2014
Mobile apps have become one of the hottest topics in the meetings industry. Innovative mobile apps are not only popping up at a breathtaking pace but, in many cases, they are utterly transforming the process of planning and attending a meeting or event...

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*These news items represent only a small selection of the total coverage of CrowdCompass and our solutions.
These news items should not be relied upon in making an investment decision regarding Cvent.

Recent press releases

CrowdCompass Partners with Uber to Offer Event Attendees One-Click Transportation Access

CrowdCompass by Cvent, a leading developer of mobile event and conference apps, and Uber Technologies, a leading transportation networking company, have partnered to give CrowdCompass users the ability to request an Uber driver directly from the mobile event app.

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Starwood Hotels to offer mobile event apps at its properties worldwide

May 28, 2015
Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide announced its exclusive referral partnership with Cvent, a leading cloud-based enterprise event management platform and PSAV, a technology service provider, to offer CrowdCompass by Cvent mobile apps to planners who are booking meetings and events at its properties worldwide.

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Study Finds Planners Expect Dramatic Increase in Engagement with Mobile Event Apps

March 30, 2015
The Event Marketing Institute, an association providing content and research to a membership of Fortune 1000 brands and top event agencies, partnered with Cvent, Inc. to develop and conduct a unique study to quantify how event planners are currently leveraging mobile app technology and services...

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Cvent and PSAV Partner to Deliver CrowdCompass Event Apps

October 2, 2013
Cvent (NYSE : CVT), a leading cloud-based enterprise event management platform, today announced a partnership with technology service provider PSAV to resell the CrowdCompass mobile app development platform to corporate meeting and event planners and hoteliers...

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CrowdCompass Releases New eBook: "Mobile Apps: The New Event Essential"

April 8, 2013
Cvent, the world’s largest cloud-based provider of event management tools, meeting site selection and mobile apps for events, released a free eBook called "Mobile Apps: The New Event Essential" that provides meeting and event planners with a detailed guide on how to get started with mobile apps for their events and grow their organization’s strategy over time...

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CrowdCompass Launches Event App Platform to Drive Attendee Engagement Before, During and After Events

February 26, 2013
Mobile apps have become essential for driving engagement and success at corporate meetings and conferences. Corporate meeting and event attendees are demanding mobile apps that will enhance their experience, enable sharing and social engagement, and add convenience with access to maps, agendas, presentations, and more at the tap of a screen...

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