CWT Meetings & Events is Cvent's Newest Customer

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The meetings and events division of Carlson Wagonlit Travel, CWT Meetings & Events, has signed an agreement with meetings technology company Cvent under which it will implement Cvent's cloud-based event management platform across its global enterprise, it announced today.

"We're delighted to be working with CWT Meeting & Events," Anil Punyapu, vice president of enterprise sales at Cvent, said in a statement. "Both companies are focused on delivering the best results for clients. Cvent has a track record for partnering with industry leaders and we believe this new agreement represents a great combination, bringing together CWT Meetings & Events' expertise and our innovative technology."

According to CWT Meetings & Events, it will introduce Cvent's solution in a "phased approach" over the next several months, gradually activating it for clients in North America, Asia Pacific, and Europe, who will be able to leverage Cvent's technology for meeting planning, venue sourcing, event management, payment processing, and travel management.

"This relationship with Cvent strengthens our global proposition, using technology to improve the event experience for attendees and organizers as well as providing valuable management information for procurement professionals," said Floyd Widener, senior vice president, CWT Meetings & Events global.


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