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Evia, a Provider of Virtual Solutions, Doesn’t Want You to Cancel Your Events

“The Human Spirit Holds Strength Beyond Measure, the Kind That Will Break Down the Walls of All the Blocks That Come Our Way.” ― Nikki Rowe Evia, an event technology company specializing in virtual solutions, supports this spirit and doesn’t want you to give up in these uncertain times. CEO, Hilary Laney acknowledges that: “Although, today’s circumstances are not what we had in mind for our solutions, yet, we are committed to offering them so that we can remain resilient during such unstable times.” Marketing…

Aventri Announces Appointment of Jim Sharpe as CEO; Elevates Oni Chukwu to Executive Chairman

Aventri, the leading meeting and event technology software provider, announced Jim Sharpe has been appointed Chief Executive Officer. Oni Chukwu has been elevated to Executive Chairman for Aventri after leading the company as CEO for the past six years, during which he oversaw accelerated revenue growth, product maturation and global expansion. “It’s been one of the great honors of my career to have had the opportunity to lead this company and this wonderful team at such a pivotal time,” said Chukwu. “I am proud of what…

Cvent Acquires DoubleDutch to Accelerate Its Investment in Mobile Event Technology

Cvent, a market-leading meetings, events, and hospitality technology provider, today announced that it has acquired DoubleDutch, one of the unique leaders in the mobile event app industry based in San Francisco. The acquisition of DoubleDutch highlights Cvent’s investment in the mobile technology space and will complement and grow the company’s signature mobile event app and onsite solution capabilities. Mobile event apps are an integral part of the attendee experience, facilitating – and capturing – engagement that leads…

The Secret Life of an Events Optimiser

Until now, events have been notoriously tricky to measure and until recently, marketers didn’t have the ability to track their event program from end to end. But this is all changing due to the advancement of technology and data, the growing investment in in-person experiences, and a new class of elite event marketers called ‘Event Optimisers.’ A global study, carried out by Harvard Business Review Analytic Services and sponsored by Splash, surveyed over 700 enterprise leaders and found that only 23 percent of respondents…

Eventbrite Bets On Spain With First Development Center in Europe

Hopes to Triple Local Workforce Over the Next Few Years Eventbrite, a global ticketing and event technology platform, will establish its first European development center – the company’s fourth worldwide – in Madrid. The move further strengthens Eventbrite’s presence in Spain after having acquired Ticketea in 2018, one of the best known online ticketing companies in the country. Eventbrite employs over 80 staff between the company’s offices in Madrid and Alicante. With the new office, scheduled to open in May this year,…