Dan Berger

CEO in Washington, DC

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Dan Berger is the Founder, VP, and General Manager of the Washington, D.C.-based Social Tables.

Founded in 2011, Social Tables provides event sales, marketing, and operations software which have enabled over 250,000 planners and 5,000 hotel & venue professionals to execute 4.5 million events.

The company has served organizations and hospitality brands, including Hyatt, The Venetian, ClubCorp, Under Armour, Live Nation, Forbes, amongst many others. Backed by Bessemer Venture Partners, QuestMark Partners, Thayer Venture Partners, and other investors, Social Tables raised a total of $22.6 million before being acquired in October 2018 by Cvent, a Vista-backed company, for a reported $100mm.

Dan has been recognized as an industry and tech leader by BizBash, Catersource, Washingtonian, MeetingsNet, and other publications. He is the recipient of the Pacesetter Award from the Events Industry Council and was named one of the most influential leaders in the meetings industry in Successful Meetings for two years in a row. He volunteers with several industry organizations, including the Events Industry Council and Catersource. Dan chairs the Capital Tech Coalition and the Georgetown Tech Alliance's DC Chapter. He is an active member in YPO.

Prior to Social Tables, Dan worked in management consulting, ran a large association, worked for a Member of Congress, and built websites for several startups.

Dan, 37, has a BA from Hunter College and an MBA from Georgetown. He was born in Israel, grew up in NYC, and lives in DC with his dog, Leroy.