Cvent, Inc. is a leading cloud-based enterprise event management platform, with over 2,700 employees and over 28,000 customers worldwide. Cvent offers software solutions to event planners for online event registration, venue selection, event management, mobile apps for events, e-mail marketing, web surveys as well as onsite check in and badges. Cvent provides hotels with a targeted advertising platform designed to reach event planners looking for suitable venues. On November 29, 2016, Cvent announced it had been acquired by Vista Equity Partners. In addition, Cvent and Lanyon Solutions announced the merger of their two companies, creating a global meeting, event and travel technology leader.