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Vendors Unite to Form Event Tech Tribe, Offer Best-of-Breed Solutions and Support for Event Management Success

Founding Members Glisser, Hubb, ShowGizmo, Swoogo and TRC Build Platform for Education, Integration and Collaboration for Event Managers and PlannersVANCOUVER, Wash. – January 24, 2017 – Event content management software developer Hubb has joined Glisser, ShowGizmo, Swoogo and TRC to form the Event Tech Tribe, a partnership of event technology providers dedicated to equipping event managers, planners and marketers with best-in-class technology solutions. The Event Tech Tribe offers event professionals access to technologies, expertise and support from its member companies, whose solutions address critical event management workflows including registration, content management, mobile applications, attendee badging and tracking, and interactive presentations....

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CEMA Selects Hubb as Content Management Platform for CEMA Summit 2017

Selection by National Event Management Organization Validates Hubb’s Innovative Approach to Event Content ManagementVANCOUVER, Wash. -- January 16, 2017 -- Event technology startup Hubb today announced that its software platform has been selected by the Corporate Event Marketing Association (CEMA) for their annual event, CEMA Summit, in 2017. Hubb’s event content management solution will give CEMA Summit organizers a single location to collect, manage, and market the abstracts, speakers, and sponsors of CEMA Summit 2017, saving them two-thirds of the time they would normally spend on those types of tasks, and allowing them to get the event to market 29 percent faster....

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Event Tech Startup Hubb Wins 2016 Oregon Entrepreneurs Network Startup Stage Company Award

Local Entrepreneurial Community Lauds Company Culture and Approach to Business, Recognizes Hubb’s Innovative Approach to Event Content ManagementVancouver, Wash. – October 27, 2016 –Event technology startup Hubb today announced it has won the OEN Startup Stage Company Award at the annual OEN Tom Holce Entrepreneurship Awards Dinner, held on October 26. This year’s OEN Startup Stage Company Award received a record-breaking number of nominations, and Hubb was one of three finalists selected in September from a fiercely competitive field of local startups. Hubb’s event content management solution aims to change the way event managers create, manage, and market events. The company was chosen because its founder exemplifies the best entrepreneurial traits and has succeeded in building an equally impressive team. Hubb also addresses a compelling market problem that the founder has experienced firsthand and offers a solution that has been co-developed and beta-tested with those in the industry....

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Event Tech Leader Hubb Raises $3 Million Series A Round From Oregon Angel Fund and Elevate Capital

Vancouver, Wash. – October 19, 2016 – Hubb, developer of cutting-edge event content management technology, today announced that it has raised a $3 million Series A funding round led by Oregon Angel Fund and Elevate Capital Management Fund. The funding follows a $1M seed funding round from earlier this year and a $140,000 investment prize awarded at this year’s Bend Venture Conference. Hubb intends to expand its marketing and sales efforts and grow its team to accelerate growth....

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Hubb Leverages Microsoft’s Visual Studio Tools for Apache Cordova to Build Cross-Platform Mobile App for Annual Microsoft Business Support University

VANCOUVER, WASH. (PRWEB) AUGUST 23, 2016Event content management technology startup Hubb partnered with Microsoft’s product engineering team to build a cross-platform mobile app for Microsoft’s annual Business Support University, a global event that brings together the company’s business administrators to share best practices. The app connects to Hubb’s existing technology platform, which includes participant registration and content management, to enable the event management team to efficiently plan, manage, and execute the event....

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