Home Tags Salesforce

Tag: Salesforce

Salesforce Chief Equality Officer Tony Prophet.

Salesforce is applying an incredibly simple data strategy to address the gender gap

Salesforce gives leaders of a team of 30 or more people a scorecard to track how often they promote and hire women.
Salesforce co-CEO owns the naming rights to the tallest building in San Francisco. Now the company is expanding its headquarters to Seattle.

Salesforce expanding headquarters to Seattle following $15.7 billion Tableau acquisition

Salesforce is expanding its footprint in Seattle following Tableau acquisition.
Salesforce co-CEO Marc Benioff.

Salesforce is acquiring data-visualization company Tableau in a $15.7 billion megadeal

Tableau's shares surged 34.17% to $168.00 in premarket trading on Monday. Salesforce was down 4.57% to $153.90.

Salesforce is refusing to let its customers use its software to sell semi-automatic guns

Salesforce is the latest company to take action against gun sales in the wake of mass shootings, following moves by Dick's Sporting Goods and Shopify.
Salesforce co-founder and CTO Parker Harris

Salesforce co-founder Parker Harris explained how Salesforce created the App Store URL and gave it away to Steve Jobs

Salesforce's Parker Harris shares how Salesforce gave the App Store URL to Apple co-founder Steve Jobs. Jobs helped inspire Salesforce's AppExchange.
The New York Times' Sam Dolnick.

Streaming news’ golden age, Amazon’s private-label tear, and Salesforce cozies up to advertisers

It's a good time to be a news junkie. The social and streaming platforms are hungry for news programming because it can help build a loyal audience.
Marc Benioff kept it casual while sitting on Cisco's board, according to Bloomberg.

Salesforce CEO Marc Benioff reportedly scandalized Cisco’s board by video-calling in to meetings from an elliptical machine in Hawaii

Marc Benioff, the founder and co-CEO of Salesforce, reportedly showed off his quirky side while sitting on the board of Cisco.
Slack CEO Stewart Butterfield.

Slack just changed its stock ticker weeks before it’s expected to go public. Instead of ‘SK’ Slack wants to be ‘WORK’

Slack updated its S-1 on Monday to reveal a new ticker symbol from the one it originally filed to go public with.
Salesforce co-founder and co-CEO Marc Benioff.

Salesforce is paying $300 million to acquire its own charitable foundation, and it could add as much as $200 million to its annual revenue

Salesforce raised its revenue forecast and lowered its earnings guidance in light of its $300 million planned merger with Salesforce.org.

Salesforce bought new co-CEO Keith Block a $211,703 car and an $86,423 watch in recognition of his ‘leadership achievements’

Salesforce's proxy statement shows that co-CEO Keith Block received a $212,000 car and an $86,000 watch to thank him for his service to the company.