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Cvent Excellence Award winners honoured at Cvent CONNECT Europe 2023


Winners represent a diverse mix of leading organisations and hotels that prove the powerful role technology plays in delivering more engaging experiences and driving positive results.

LONDON – Cvent, a market-leading meetings, events, and hospitality technology provider, announced the winners of the 2023 Cvent Excellence Awards during the company’s annual customer and industry conference, Cvent CONNECT Europe. The annual awards programme recognises event, marketing and hospitality leaders from a diverse set of organisations who leverage Cvent technology in new and innovative ways to streamline processes, foster greater collaboration, deliver superior event experiences and drive positive business results. Winners were selected from hundreds of submissions and embody the best in their respective industries. Finalists and winners were recognised at a live in-person gala event on 8 November in London at the Hilton Metropole. The event was also broadcast to a global virtual audience of meeting, events, and hospitality professionals.

“Each year, our Cvent Excellence Award nominees raise the bar and this year’s winners have embraced technology in innovative ways to take their organisations to the next level,” said Patrick Smith, Chief Marketing Officer at Cvent. “These award-winning organisations, hotels, event professionals, and marketers have taken a digital-first approach to accelerate their event programmes and drive measurable results. All of us at Cvent extend a well-deserved congratulations and thank you to each of this year’s finalists and winners for further elevating not just their organisations, but the entire meetings and events industry.”

The 2023 winners are:

Meaningful Impact
NASUWT, The Teachers’ Union

Outstanding Total Event Programme
St. James’s Place

Best In-Person Experience
Cross Media Ltd.

Best Hybrid Experience
PKF International

Best Virtual Experience
Institute of Environmental Management and Assessment (IEMA)

Cvent Newcomer of the Year

Cvent Partner of the Year

Cvent Advocate of the Year
Joy Thomas | IQVIA

The MICE Game Changer of the Year

MICE Sustainability Partner
Hotel Pullman Paris Montparnasse

Planners’ Best Partner
Leonardo Hotels

Transient Champion of the Year
Hyatt Place London Heathrow Airport

Cvent Hospitality Advocate of the Year
Deutsche Hospitality

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