Kicks Off Salesforce Customer Company Tour in Chicago

Posted taken from The New york Times, April 18, 2013

SAN FRANCISCO, April 18, 2013 /PRNewswire/ — [NYSE: CRM], the enterprise cloud computing company, today announced that Chairman and CEO Marc Benioff will keynote an exclusive customer event today at McCormick Place in Chicago. Benioff will discuss how the latest technology trends are empowering companies to transform into customer companies and connect with their customers in entirely new ways.

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The Salesforce Customer Company Tour is a global road show designed to help companies tap into the power of social and mobile cloud computing. Attendees will learn how to transform into customer companies by marketing to customers everywhere, servicing customers on every channel, selling as a team, transforming collaboration, and becoming an app company. By connecting everything—customers, employees, partners and products—customer companies revolutionize the way they sell, service, market and innovate, creating deeper connections with their customers and unlocking greater levels of growth, innovation and success.

The Salesforce Customer Company Tour will feature live keynotes from executives, specialized breakout sessions for sales, service, marketing, IT, developers and more, live demos of cutting-edge technologies and real customer stories from around the world. Future tour destinations include: Atlanta, Dallas, London, Minneapolis, Munich,Osaka, Paris, Philadelphia, San Francisco, Sydney, Tokyo, Toronto and Washington, D.C.