One of the top leaders and influencers in the live event industry, Lutz will bring fresh strategic direction to help accelerate eventcore’s growth.
Eventcore, a leading provider of enterprise-level event registration and technology solutions, has appointed Dave Lutz to serve on its Board of Directors. A strategic move to further elevate and grow the company, Lutz brings with him decades of live event leadership experience.
Lutz has extensive experience in the differentiation of leading event industry businesses in a rapidly evolving market. During his 22-year career at Experient, he served as president of both the meeting planning and registration divisions, helping to grow the company from 11 employees to more than 670 during his tenure. Dave also was on the Board of Directors for Passkey, a provider of room block management solutions.
A name badge from Zillow’s Premier Agent Forum that eventcore worked on.
In 2006, Lutz founded and began serving as managing director of Velvet Chainsaw Consulting, a leading business improvement firm that helps conference and tradeshow organizers grow and transform their major face-to-face conferences. A sought-after industry strategy consultant, facilitator and author, Lutz and his team have a history of spotting conference trends before anyone else and transforming conference data into actionable business insights.
“Dave has an impressive track record of helping both event organizers and solution providers create long-term customer value through premium live events.,” said Mark Johnson, CEO of eventcore. “He has an amazing perspective on how to develop a growth-oriented business plan and is the strategic advisor we need as eventcore expands to the national level. We welcome him with open arms and are excited about what he brings to our leadership and company.”
Recently completing a $4.1 million growth capital financing initiative, eventcore is in the process of expanding its sales and marketing effort, while accelerating product development to continue to serve its customers better than its competitors. eventcore has increased staffing by more than 40 percent so far in 2018 and has experienced a 26 percent increase in business as compared to 2017. The company has grown to become the premier technology solution provider for enterprise customers by holding highly visible, impact-focused events for multi-national corporations.
An eventcore employee at their office in Seattle.
“Throughout my career, I’ve had a number of incredible opportunities to help really good, emerging companies become industry leaders. I see that potential with eventcore’s technology solutions, talent and culture,” said Lutz. “eventcore’s ability to provide enterprise customers with highly tailored solutions for their most important and impactful events is a big need for progressive event marketers. I’m excited to be a part of eventcore’s momentum and growth in the coming years.”
Seattle-based eventcore provides highly-customized technical solutions and professional service for event registration and platform tools. eventcore helps clients achieve success through its suite of enterprise-level solutions that form the technical foundation of premier events designed to make an impact. For more information, visit the company online: eventcore.com.