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News Feed Item Chairman and CEO Marc Benioff to Keynote 2013 International CES

World's Top Brands Including American Express, AT&T, The Coca Cola Co., Samsung Telecommunications, and Unilever to join Benioff to Discuss How Companies Can Connect with Customers in Entirely New Ways Through Social and Mobile Cloud Computing

SAN FRANCISCO, Dec. 21, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- (NYSE: CRM), the enterprise cloud computing company, today announced Chairman and CEO Marc Benioff will deliver the Brand Matters Keynote at the 2013 International CES, the world's largest annual innovation event. This year the Brand Matters keynote will focus on "Marketing in the Cloud," and will take place at 11 a.m. on January 9, 2013 at the LVH Theater within the Las Vegas Hotel & Casino (LVH) in Las Vegas.


Benioff will discuss how social and mobile cloud computing is transforming business.

In addition, Benioff will be joined by marketing leaders from top brands including American Express' Josh Silverman, AT&T's Michael Bowling, The Coca Cola Co.'s Joe Tripodi, Samsung Telecommunications' Brian Wallace and Unilever's Keith Weed in a discussion moderated by Michael Kassan, chairman and CEO of MediaLink.

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Founded in 1999, is the enterprise cloud computing leader. Using's social and mobile cloud technologies, companies can connect with customers, partners and employees in entirely new ways. Based on's real-time, multitenant architecture, the company's platform and apps give customers the tools to create a social front office and revolutionize the way they sell, service, market, collaborate, work, and innovate.

  • Grow your business with the world's #1 sales app, Salesforce Sales Cloud.
  • Deliver amazing customer service with the award-winning Salesforce Service Cloud.
  • Listen, engage, advertise, and measure social media marketing with the Salesforce Marketing Cloud.
  • Achieve breakthrough collaboration and productivity with Salesforce Chatter.
  • Align, motivate and drive performance with Salesforce
  • Build social and mobile cloud apps on the Salesforce Platform and extend success with the world's leading enterprise app marketplace, the AppExchange.

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