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DoubleDutch Announces $19 Million in Series D Financing

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SAN FRANCISCO, Calif. – Aug. 21, 2014 - Mobile event app leader DoubleDutch today announced the close of $19 million in Series D funding led by Mithril Capital Management. Previous investors Bessemer Venture Partners, Index Ventures and Bullpen Capital also participated, along with Singapore-based Enspire Capital. Ajay Royan, co-founder and managing general partner of Mithril, joins the DoubleDutch board. Continue reading

New Research from DoubleDutch Shows that Event App Adoption Has Reached the Tipping Point

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More Organizers Than Ever are Using Apps for their Events, and the Majority of Non-app Users Plan to Adopt One for Future Events

SAN FRANCISCO — Aug. 4, 2014 – Mobile event technology leader DoubleDutch today announced the early results of its new research on the proliferation and use of mobile technology in the meeting and event industry. Conducted in partnership with Meeting Professionals International (MPI), the research found that 63 percent of meeting and event planners are already using mobile applications for their events, and 60 percent of the remainder plan to use an app in the near future. These statistics suggest that mobile event applications have reached a critical mass in terms of use and popularity, and are now considered a necessary part of a successful event. Continue reading

DoubleDutch Announces Technology Partnership With Eventbrite

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New Integration Helps Event Organizers Seamlessly Gather Attendee Information for Increased Engagement and More Accurate Event Data

SAN FRANCISCO and NEW YORK – July 31, 2014 – DoubleDutch, the leading developer of mobile event technology, today announced a partnership with Eventbrite, the global self-service ticketing and event discovery platform, to integrate the company’s online ticketing technology within its comprehensive event management system. The integration allows event organizers to sync attendee lists from their Eventbrite to their DoubleDutch accounts for an easy onboarding experience.

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DoubleDutch Partners with Women Impacting Public Policy (WIPP) to Power Annual Leadership Meeting

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Mobile Technology to Help Spur Discussion Among Advocates for Women in Business and Identify Key Policy Topics for Elected Officials

SAN FRANCISCO and WASHINGTON, DC – July 23, 2014 – DoubleDutch, the leading developer of mobile event technology systems, today announced it is powering the Women Impacting Public Policy (WIPP) Annual Leadership Meeting, occurring July 23-24 in Washington, D.C. The DoubleDutch app will help attendees engage in conversation around policy issues and empower them to share those conversations with their congressional representatives. Continue reading

DoubleDutch Partners with Scaling New Heights to Power 2014 Corporate Training Conference

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Leading Event Application Developer Provides Technology to Upcoming Intuit Training Event, Garners more than 1,000 Downloads with Pre-event Promotion

SAN FRANCISCO and SAN ANTONIO – June 13, 2014 – DoubleDutch, the leading provider of mobile event applications, today announced a partnership to provide the app for the Scaling New Heights conference, taking place June 15-18. Scaling New Heights, presented in partnership with Intuit, is a premiere Intuit software training and networking event for accounting professionals and consultants. Continue reading

Social Events Platform DoubleDutch Adds Renowned Industry Expert to Board of Directors

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Marco Giberti Joins Mike Maples and Byron Deeter on DoubleDutch Board, Bringing More Than 20 Years of Event Industry Experience to Fast-growing Event Tech Startup

SAN FRANCISCO — June 4, 2014 — DoubleDutch, the leading provider of mobile event applications, today announced that Marco Giberti has joined its board of directors. Giberti will bring more than 20 years of experience in the events industry to the DoubleDutch board, which already boasts a strong group of Silicon Valley venture capitalists that grace the Midas List including Mike Maples, early investor in Twitter and Lyft, and Byron Deeter, investor in Box and Eloqua. Continue reading

DoubleDutch Introduces Partner Program

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Event App Leader Launches Referral and Reseller Programs for Registration Systems, Agencies, and More

SAN FRANCISCO – May 15, 2014 – DoubleDutch, the leading provider of mobile event applications for tradeshows and conferences, today launched a partner program that offers new ways for event organizers, marketing agencies, and event technology providers to work with DoubleDutch. The program includes opportunities for partners of all sizes, and demonstrates the ongoing commitment of DoubleDutch to improve every event with its social, data-driven event applications. Continue reading