Articles tagged “cvent”

Page 2

Cvent Dives Deeper Into Weddings

Cvent Dives Deeper Into Weddings

Andrew Sheivachman, Skift

Cvent's approach of filling the holes in its platform through acquisitions continues.

5 months ago

Cvent Hitches Up With Wedding Spot to Boost Venue Business

Cvent Hitches Up With Wedding Spot to Boost Venue Business

Andrew Sheivachman, Skift

Cvent remains committed to bringing new products to its customers through acquisitions. By diving into the U.S. market for weddings, the event tech giant hopes to keep its platform relevant despite the friction it creates for hotels and planners alike.

5 months ago

Cvent Research Points to Lasting Group Booking Slowdown

Cvent Research Points to Lasting Group Booking Slowdown

Andrew Sheivachman, Skift

Cvent's group booking research shows that consolidation and increased costs have likely caused the hot meetings market in North America to cool down on its platform. It could signal something bad for the sector on the horizon.

5 months ago

Overwhelmed Conference Attendees Crave Personalized Recommendations

Overwhelmed Conference Attendees Crave Personalized Recommendations

Andrew Sheivachman, Skift

Conference-goers feel overwhelmed by making choices about which sessions to attend and who to network with. Digital tools featuring personalization can help smooth over these pain points.

8 months ago

Cvent Data Show Potential Group Booking Slowdown

Cvent Data Show Potential Group Booking Slowdown

Andrew Sheivachman, Skift

Advance bookings on the Cvent platform seem to be lagging, which could indicate either a downturn in event bookings or simply the fact that event organizers are booking closer to the time of the actual event.

9 months ago

Sponsored
New Skift Strategy Guide: How Hotels Can Book More Meetings and Events in 2019

New Skift Strategy Guide: How Hotels Can Book More Meetings and Events in 2019

Cvent + Skift

Hotel operators chasing additional meetings and events business need to understand the mindset of today’s planners, embrace new communications tools, and create dynamic, inventive experiences. A tall order? Not once you’re armed with these actionable takeaways.

10 months ago

Skiftx Original
Video: Cvent Talks Challenges for Hotels and the Future of Meeting and Event Tech

Video: Cvent Talks Challenges for Hotels and the Future of Meeting and Event Tech

SkiftX

Cvent’s senior vice president, hospitality cloud shares what the company is all about and its view of what’s in store for both live meeting inventory and industry tech tools.

12 months ago

Planners Pressured by Uncertain Future as Meeting Sector Booms

Planners Pressured by Uncertain Future as Meeting Sector Booms

Andrew Sheivachman, Skift

Boom times for the meeting and events sector are disrupting the status quo, putting pressure on planners to do more with less. We are entering a period of unprecedented change for the industry.

1 year ago

Cvent Buys Social Tables as Event Tech Consolidation Escalates

Cvent Buys Social Tables as Event Tech Consolidation Escalates

Andrew Sheivachman, Skift

Cvent is working methodically to expand its offerings in the small meeting space by acquiring Kapow and now Social Tables. Social Tables found success streamlining obvious pain points for planners, which is something Cvent can learn from.

1 year ago

Group Booking Pace Slows in Tight Market for Meetings

Group Booking Pace Slows in Tight Market for Meetings

Andrew Sheivachman, Skift

New research from Cvent shows that group business is declining for U.S. hotels, and planners are booking room blocks closer to the date of their event than before. This is bad news for hotels, which rely on group bookings to boost business.

1 year ago

Sponsored
Skift Trend Report: How Technology is Disrupting the Multibillion Dollar Meetings Industry

Skift Trend Report: How Technology is Disrupting the Multibillion Dollar Meetings Industry

Cvent + Skift

Our latest report dives into how hoteliers are embracing digital transformation to create direct relationships with meeting planners, optimize the group sales and marketing process, and lower the overall cost of group acquisition. Download the report to learn more!

1 year ago

Inside Cvent’s Technology Strategy

Inside Cvent’s Technology Strategy

Andrew Sheivachman, Skift

There's a lot of buzz around emerging technologies like augmented reality and facial recognition. Realistically, though, it's too early for these things to really catch on, but companies like Cvent want to be ready to deploy new products when and if they do.

1 year ago