Bizzabo, a NYC-based Event Success Platform provider, raised $138m in Series E funding.
The round was led by Insight Partners, with participation from previous investors, Viola Growth, Next47, and OurCrowd.In conjunction with the funding, Matt Gatto, a Managing Director at Insight Partners, will join the Bizzabo board of directors.
Led by Eran Ben-Shushan, CEO & Co-Founder, Bizzabo provides an event success platform that empowers organizations to manage, measure, and grow professional events across the globe and in any format — virtual, in-person, or hybrid. The company has powered events for the world’s leading Fortune 100 in eCommerce, technology, education and media.
The company will use the funds to build comprehensive technology that integrates the experiences of virtual and in-person — for both organizers and attendees, expand its go-to-market operations and triple its engineering, product, and experience teams with the opening of two new offices in Europe in the first half of 2021. In addition, Bizzabo is looking to hire over a hundred new employees, globally, in 2021.