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The 31 Best Events Fast-Growing Startups

Startups are hard and achieving success with them is even harder, but here is a list of the 31 most successful Events companies.

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Countless Events startups are being launched every day.

Many fail because they did not learn from the success of other companies who've managed to rise above.

We just published this list of 31 well-known and fast-growing Events companies that impressed investors.


31 Events Startups

1) Punchbowl

1) Punchbowl

Punchbowl is a web-based software platform that provides party planning services as well as personalized digital invites and greeting cards.

Details of the startup:

  • Country: United States
  • City: Framingham
  • Started in: 2007
  • Founders: Matt Douglas, Sean Conta
  • Number of employees: 11-50
  • Funding amount: $14,798,482
  • Number of funding rounds: 8
  • Number of investors: 7

You can find their website here.

2) Curate

2) Curate

Curate offers full-service event, COGS, and rental management.

Details of the startup:

  • Country: United States
  • City: Saint Louis
  • Started in: 2013
  • Founders: Ben Glass, Bria Cavitt, Holly Dechelle Smith, Rachael O’Neil, Ryan O'Neil, Zach Errant
  • Number of employees: 11-50
  • Funding amount: $1,750,000
  • Number of funding rounds: 2
  • Number of investors: 5

You can find their website here.

3) OZY Media

3) OZY Media

OZY Media is a premium media and entertainment company that covers TV, events, podcasts, and news for curious individuals.

Details of the startup:

  • Country: United States
  • City: Mountain View
  • Started in: 2012
  • Founders: Carlos Watson, Louise Rogers, Samir Rao
  • Number of employees: 51-100
  • Funding amount: $70,300,000
  • Number of funding rounds: 4
  • Number of investors: 15

You can find their website here.

4) Interactio

4) Interactio

Interactio is a mobile technology that substitutes translation equipment during live events by providing remote simultaneous interpretation.

Details of the startup:

  • Country: Lithuania
  • City: Vilnius
  • Started in: 2014
  • Founders: Domas Labokas, Henrikas Urbonas, Simona Andrijauskaitė
  • Number of employees: 11-50
  • Funding amount: € 24,980,000
  • Number of funding rounds: 4
  • Number of investors: 9

You can find their website here.

5) MeetingPlay

5) MeetingPlay

MeetingPlay is a mobile event software that allows you to engage with your participants.

Details of the startup:

  • Country: United States
  • City: Frederick
  • Started in: 2013
  • Founders: Joe Schwinger
  • Number of employees: 11-50
  • Funding amount: $76,650,000
  • Number of funding rounds: 2
  • Number of investors: 1

You can find their website here.

6) Morressier

6) Morressier

Morressier is a publishing platform and virtual conference solution for professional and academic organizations.

Details of the startup:

  • Country: Germany
  • City: Berlin
  • Started in: 2014
  • Founders: Justus Weweler, Rino Montiel, Sami Benchekroun
  • Number of employees: 11-50
  • Funding amount: $24,200,000
  • Number of funding rounds: 3
  • Number of investors: 6

You can find their website here.

7) Classy

7) Classy

Classy is a web and mobile platform that allows socially responsible organizations to generate cash for a variety of causes.

Details of the startup:

  • Country: United States
  • City: San Diego
  • Started in: 2006
  • Founders: Joe Callahan, Marshall Peden, Pat Walsh, Scot Chisholm
  • Number of employees: 251-500
  • Funding amount: $183,500,000
  • Number of funding rounds: 6
  • Number of investors: 15

You can find their website here.

8) Airmeet

8) Airmeet

Airmeet is an all-in-one event platform that features virtual social lounges for networking and virtual summits, meetups, and courses.

Details of the startup:

  • Country: India
  • City: Bengaluru
  • Started in: 2019
  • Founders: Lalit Mangal, Manoj Singh, Vinay Kumar Jasti
  • Number of employees: 51-100
  • Funding amount: $15,000,000
  • Number of funding rounds: 4
  • Number of investors: 20

You can find their website here.

9) BookMyShow

9) BookMyShow

BookMyShow is an online ticketing service for movies, theaters, and sporting events in India.

Details of the startup:

  • Country: India
  • City: Mumbai
  • Started in: 1999
  • Founders: Ashish Hemrajani, Parikshit Dar, Rajesh Balpande
  • Number of employees: 501-1000
  • Funding amount: $224,500,000
  • Number of funding rounds: 6
  • Number of investors: 6

You can find their website here.

10) Goodera

10) Goodera

Goodera is a technological platform that assists businesses in managing their corporate social responsibility (CSR) programs.

Details of the startup:

  • Country: India
  • City: Bengaluru
  • Started in: 2014
  • Founders: Abhishek Humbad, Richa Bajpai
  • Number of employees: 101-250
  • Funding amount: $17,612,830
  • Number of funding rounds: 3
  • Number of investors: 6

You can find their website here.

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11) Mixtroz

11) Mixtroz

The only way to boost engagement and get data in real time. You learn while they mix.

Details of the startup:

  • Country: United States
  • City: Birmingham-US
  • Started in: 2015
  • Founders: Ashlee Ammons, Kerry Schrader
  • Number of employees: 1-10
  • Funding amount: $2,400,000
  • Number of funding rounds: 4
  • Number of investors: 5

You can find their website here.

12) Socio

12) Socio

Ensure the success of in-person, virtual, and hybrid events.

Details of the startup:

  • Country: United States
  • City: Indianapolis
  • Started in: 2016
  • Founders: Alihan Ozbayrak, Joseph Watkins, Yarkin Sakucoglu
  • Number of employees: 101-250
  • Funding amount: $6,725,000
  • Number of funding rounds: 2
  • Number of investors: 2

You can find their website here.

13) Spartan Race

13) Spartan Race

Spartan Race is an obstacle race and endurance company that aims to provide athletes with sporting challenges and courses.

Details of the startup:

  • Country: United States
  • City: Boston
  • Started in: 2007
  • Founders: Andy Weinberg, Joe DeSena, Julian Kopald
  • Number of employees: 501-1000
  • Funding amount: $15,750,001
  • Number of funding rounds: 3
  • Number of investors: 3

You can find their website here.

14) Topgolf Entertainment Group

14) Topgolf Entertainment Group

Topgolf Entertainment Group is a technology-enabled sports and entertainment community with a global reach.

Details of the startup:

  • Country: United States
  • City: Dallas
  • Started in: 2000
  • Founders: Dave Jolliffe, Steve Jolliffe
  • Number of employees: 5001-10000
  • Funding amount: $301,360,257
  • Number of funding rounds: 4
  • Number of investors: 1

You can find their website here.

15) NODWIN Gaming

15) NODWIN Gaming

NODWIN Gaming is a gaming solutions provider and e-sports event organizer.

Details of the startup:

  • Country: India
  • City: Gurgaon
  • Started in: 2012
  • Founders: Gautam Virk
  • Number of employees: 11-50
  • Funding amount: ₹1,640,000,000
  • Number of funding rounds: 1
  • Number of investors: 1

You can find their website here.

16) iVvy

16) iVvy

Ivvy is smarter, kinder, and more inexpensive conference and event management software.

Details of the startup:

  • Country: Australia
  • City: Brisbane
  • Started in: 2010
  • Founders: James Greig, Lauren Hall
  • Number of employees: 11-50
  • Funding amount: A$7,000,000
  • Number of funding rounds: 2
  • Number of investors: 3

You can find their website here.

17) e27

17) e27

e27 is a media firm that covers the Asian technology startup scene with reporting and news.

Details of the startup:

  • Country: Singapore
  • City: Singapore
  • Started in: 2007
  • Founders: Mohan Belani, Thaddeus Koh
  • Number of employees: 11-50
  • Funding amount: $3,465,000
  • Number of funding rounds: 3
  • Number of investors: 10

You can find their website here.

18) Thriver

18) Thriver

Thriver is a food and culture platform that offers employee engagement and health activities in the workplace.

Details of the startup:

  • Country: Canada
  • City: Toronto
  • Started in: 2015
  • Founders: Eran Henig, Yishay Waxman
  • Number of employees: 101-250
  • Funding amount: $53,000,000
  • Number of funding rounds: 4
  • Number of investors: 21

You can find their website here.

19) Tame

19) Tame

Tame is the most popular platform for hosting sponsored virtual events.

Details of the startup:

  • Country: Denmark
  • City: Copenhagen
  • Started in: 2016
  • Founders: Deividas Jackus, Jasenko Hadzic, Mickey Switzer Schubert-Suell, Niels Schmidt Hansen
  • Number of employees: 11-50
  • Funding amount: $6,276,813
  • Number of funding rounds: 7
  • Number of investors: 15

You can find their website here.

20) Little Black Book

20) Little Black Book

LBB is actively searching for and discovering highly rated locations, goods, local experiences, and much more.

Details of the startup:

  • Country: India
  • City: New Delhi
  • Started in: 2012
  • Founders: Dhruv Mathur, Suchita Salwan
  • Number of employees: 11-50
  • Funding amount: $8,321,500
  • Number of funding rounds: 5
  • Number of investors: 15

You can find their website here.

21) Livestorm

21) Livestorm

Livestorm is a web-based video communication tool that brings teams together to promote, host, and analyze online events.

Details of the startup:

  • Country: France
  • City: Paris
  • Started in: 2016
  • Founders: Gilles Bertaux, Robin Lambert, Tom Forlini, Vincent Garreau
  • Number of employees: 51-100
  • Funding amount: $35,085,913
  • Number of funding rounds: 3
  • Number of investors: 7

You can find their website here.

22) Cluster

22) Cluster

A cluster that allows anyone to host virtual events such as live music and conferences.

Details of the startup:

  • Country: Japan
  • City: Tokyo
  • Started in: 2015
  • Founders: Johnson Tanaka, Kato Naoto
  • Number of employees: 1-10
  • Funding amount: $13,691,544
  • Number of funding rounds: 5
  • Number of investors: 12

You can find their website here.

23) Samaaro

23) Samaaro

Samaaro is a virtual event platform that allows businesses to conduct scalable, secure, and successful virtual events for a worldwide audience.

Details of the startup:

  • Country: India
  • City: Bengaluru
  • Started in: 2020
  • Founders: Mayank Banka, Purnank Prakash, Skandha Gopalan
  • Number of employees: 11-50
  • Funding amount: $125,000
  • Number of funding rounds: 1
  • Number of investors: 10

You can find their website here.

24) vivenu

24) vivenu

Vivenu provides a unified platform for ticket sales management, marketing, and analysis.

Details of the startup:

  • Country: Germany
  • City: Düsseldorf
  • Started in: 2018
  • Number of employees: 11-50
  • Funding amount: € 14,000,000
  • Number of funding rounds: 2
  • Number of investors: 3

You can find their website here.

25) WedMeGood

25) WedMeGood

WedMeGood is an online web and mobile platform that allows users to organize weddings.

Details of the startup:

  • Country: India
  • City: Gurgaon
  • Started in: 2014
  • Founders: Anand Shahani, Mehak S Shahani
  • Number of employees: 11-50
  • Funding amount: $3,007,200
  • Number of funding rounds: 2
  • Number of investors: 4

You can find their website here.

26) OVICE

26) OVICE

OVICE is a voice-chat-based virtual space.

Details of the startup:

  • Country: Japan
  • City: Tokyo
  • Started in: 2020
  • Number of employees: 11-50
  • Funding amount: ¥100,000,000
  • Number of funding rounds: 1
  • Number of investors: 2

You can find their website here.

27) SamyRoad

27) SamyRoad

A fully-managed Influencer Marketing platform that works with over 40 million influencers across the world to produce visual stories for big brands.

Details of the startup:

  • Country: Spain
  • City: Madrid
  • Started in: 2013
  • Founders: Jorge Lana, Juan Sanchez-Herrera, Marta Nicolás, Patricia Ratia
  • Number of employees: 51-100
  • Funding amount: € 18,400,000
  • Number of funding rounds: 5
  • Number of investors: 4

You can find their website here.

28) Josh Talks

28) Josh Talks

Josh Talks is a company that creates films and events with the goal of inspiring people to dream big and achieve even more.

Details of the startup:

  • Country: India
  • City: Haryana
  • Started in: 2015
  • Founders: Shobhit Banga, Supriya Paul
  • Number of employees: 101-250
  • Funding amount: $1,500,000
  • Number of funding rounds: 2
  • Number of investors: 7

You can find their website here.

29) Talentspace

29) Talentspace

Online recruiting events are hosted by Talentspace.

Details of the startup:

  • Country: Germany
  • City: Berlin
  • Started in: 2019
  • Founders: Jason Reich, Marco Eylert, Markus Dücker
  • Number of employees: 11-50
  • Funding amount: $4,000,000
  • Number of funding rounds: 2
  • Number of investors: 6

You can find their website here.

30) CCAvenue

30) CCAvenue

CCAvenue, ResAvenue, EventAvenue, and HotelsAvenue are all Avenues solutions that were conceived and developed solely for Avenues.

Details of the startup:

  • Country: India
  • City: Mumbai
  • Started in: 2000
  • Founders: Vishwas Patel
  • Number of employees: 1-10
  • Funding amount: $9,000,000
  • Number of funding rounds: 1
  • Number of investors: 1

You can find their website here.

31) Moretickets

31) Moretickets

Moretickets is a Shanghai-based internet ticketing company.

Details of the startup:

  • Country: China
  • City: Shanghai
  • Started in: 2015
  • Founders: Jeff Cui
  • Number of employees: 11-50
  • Funding amount: $101,846,220
  • Number of funding rounds: 4
  • Number of investors: 9

You can find their website here.

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