Reggie Aggarwal is a noted leader in Washington's high-tech and association communities. He is the CEO and Founder of Cvent, a leading cloud-based enterprise event management platform with 1,450 employees. Cvent has quickly grown to be the largest event management software company in the country, organizing more than 375,000 events for more than 12,000+ customers. The Cvent platform serves more than 200,000 planner and hotel users.
Reggie was named CEO of the Year by the Washington Business Journal in 2013, and Ernst & Young Entrepreneur of the Year in 2009 in the Greater Washington area. Washingtonian Magazine named him to its 2011 list of the 100 Tech Titans of Washington. Forbes Magazine called him one of the rising stars of Washington. Washington Business Forward magazine named him to its list of the Washington, D.C.'s 40 most influential business leaders, along with the CEOs of Nasdaq, AOL, and Marriott. MeetingNews, the largest magazine in the industry, named him as one of the 25 most influential people in the $100 billion dollar meetings industry. He was also appointed by the Governor of Virginia to be Chairman of the Chief Information Officers Advisory Commission. In addition, Cvent has been selected by the Washington Business Journal as one of the 50 Best Places to Work in Greater Washington from 2009 to 2011.
Reggie is the Founder and Chairman Emeritus of the Indian CEO High Tech Council (now the DC Chapter of TiE), described by the Washington Post as "maybe the singularly most successful association in the past decade." The group has grown from 75 to over 4,500 CEO's and Senior Executives in under 4 years.
He has been featured in hundreds articles and broadcast segments including Forbes, The Wall Street Journal, CNBC and the Washington Post. In addition, Reggie served on the Board of Directors of the Greater Washington Board of Trade, Inova Healthcare System, and the DC Chamber of Commerce. He was also on the Global Board of Trustees of TiE as well as Sales and Marketing Executive International.
Founder and CEO
|Aug 5, 2016||Business Wire - Cvent Announces Second Quarter 2016 Financial Results|
|May 5, 2016||Boston Tech Flash - Reggie Aggarwal, other execs to earn big payouts for Cvent sale|
|Apr 19, 2016||Business Wire India - Cvent Enters into Definitive Agreement to be Acquired by Vista Equity Partners for $1.65 Billion|
|Apr 19, 2016||Business Insider Australia - The wild ride of Cvent's CEO: from almost bankrupt to billion-dollar IPO to going private again|
|Apr 19, 2016||Silicon Angle - Vista Equity Partners acquire SaaS events management firm Cvent for $1.65b|
|Apr 18, 2016||Business Insider (tech) - This CEO went on a wild ride from almost bankrupt to billion-dollar IPO to going private again|
|Apr 18, 2016||WSJ - ATD - Cvent to Be Taken Private in $1.65 Billion Deal|
|Apr 18, 2016||TNooz - Cvent, the meetings tech provider, is acquired for $1.65 billion by Vista|