Alon is the Co-Founder and CMO of Bizzabo, the holistic event success platform that empowers marketers to drive impactful in-person experiences at professional events. At Bizzabo, Alon built the U.S. operations from the ground up. Today, he manages all aspects of marketing, business development and customer success. Alon has been named one of the meetings industry’s “40 Under 40 Young Leaders,” as well as one of the top 10 Israeli CMOs. Prior to founding Bizzabo, Alon was a senior analyst and personal assistant to chairman at Plenum, a private investment bank. He also served as the Chief Operations Officer at AYADR Investments, where he managed investments in real estate and high-tech markets. Alon graduated with honors from the Interdisciplinary Center Herzliya, where he was selected to participate in the prestigious Zell Entrepreneurship program–often called the Y Combinator of Israel. Alon’s writing on the intersection of events and technology has been featured in Huffington Post, Fast Company, Fox Business News, Entrepreneur, Inc, The Social Media Examiner, and MarketingLand.