Eventbrite integrates GPT capabilites into platform to aid the event planning process
Eventbrite, an event management and ticketing website, announced Monday new GPT-powered tools that will help event creators with arguably some of the most tedious, time-consuming steps in event planni
Event platform POSH wants to democratize event planning
POSH is an event management and ticketing platform for all users to host events large or small, regardless of if you’re an event organizer, promoter or if you just want to charge your friends a cove
Cvent to go private again in $4.6B Blackstone deal
Meetings and events management software provider Cvent is to be taken private yet again, as part of a $4.6 billion transaction involving two of the biggest players in the private equity sphere. Today&
Goldcast spotlights which event attendees will be your next customer
Investor attention is focused on event companies lately, especially as pandemic restrictions ease around the world and events become in-person again. Just this year, we’ve seen companies like EventX
Event marketing is a ‘team sport,’ and Vendelux is coaching companies to find the best ROI
Vendelux pulls data from publicly available sources, and is able to show which companies and speakers will be at a certain event.
Communication software startup Channels takes on event management with text workflow
Three University of Michigan students are building Channels Inc., a communication software tailored for physical workers, and already racking up some big customers in the event management industry.
Biden’s executive order on cybersecurity should include behavior transparency
The cyber executive order, alongside sanctions on Russia, are strong indications the Biden administration intends to take a far more proactive approach to cybersecurity. But it's not quite enough.
K4Connect, a startup bringing tech to senior living centers, closes its $21M Series B
K4Connect, a startup focused on bringing new technologies like voice assistance, home automation, digital messaging and more to older adults and those living with disabilities, has closed on $21 milli
Hio wants to put networking events back on your remote-only calendars
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) guidelines and the COVID-19 pandemic has surged event cancellations across the country. Tech workforces have found ways to stay productive: back-to
Endurance events startup Let’s Do This raises seed cash from Serena Williams, Usain Bolt
Let’s Do This is a Y Combinator alumni startup from 2018 which is a marketplace for endurance events, from a 5K fun run to an Ironman triathlon. It has now raised a $5 million seed round, with Seren
Is your event strategy paying off? How to calculate your event ROI
Events have increasingly become an important channel in the marketing mix, despite how notoriously “impossible” it is to measure the ROI, or return on investment. When people show up to your event
Bizzabo gets $6.5M Series A to make organizing events easier
Bizzabo, a startup that wants to simplify the process of marketing events, has raised a Series A round of $6.5 million.
Events.com launches app to make event management less horrible
Those of us who've found ourselves in the unfortunate position of being in charge of an event will welcome with open arms Events.com's new Event Assistant app. Launching today, the new software -- ava