Convene is a conference and meeting network that helps its users organize effective conferences with technological support.

Convene offers studios for small format meetings, hubs for medium format meetings, forums for large format meetings, and community area. It also provides work and office suites and Commons, an on-demand network of workspaces. 

Convene was founded in 2009 by Ryan Simonetti & Christopher Kelly. The company is headquartered in New York City, NY with additional offices in Boston, Philadelphia, and Washington, D.C., and plans to expand globally.

Convene partners with the world’s largest landlords to humanize the workplace experience by offering enterprise companies and building tenants access to a shared network of premium meeting and event spaces, flexible workspaces, and hospitality amenities – all enabled by a mobile technology platform.

More than 70% of Fortune 500 companies partner with Convene for meetings and events of all sizes. 


Convene has been named one of America’s 100 Most Promising Companies by Forbes, one of LinkedIn’s Most In-Demand Startups, one of America’s fastest growing companies by Inc. Magazine, and the #11 Best Workplace in New York by Fortune Magazine.


Convene Acquires Assemble Design Group.
Convene Philadelphia Officially Opens Three Locations Following Acquisition of The Hub.



  • Year founded: 2009
  • Funding Info: $280.5M in 6 funding rounds (Last funding type: Series D)- Convene has also acquired Beco & Assemble Design Group as well as made a $3.8M investment in Bizly on May 1, 2017.
  • Yearly Revenue: $15M-$30M (2018)
  • Employee Size: 201-500
  • Business Valuation: Valued at $500M+ as of Jul 10, 2018
  • City/Town: New York
  • State: New York
  • Country: United States
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