CEO, Chairman, Chairman, Speaker, Author
The Marc Benioff presentations are energetic and thoughtful examinations of consumer relationships. In particular, Benioff discusses how to communicate effectively with consumers using a variety of social platforms and media like Facebook and mobile devices.
As CEO of Salesforce.com, which received a 'Wall Street Journal Technology Innovation Award,' and was named one of Businessweek's 'Top 100 Most Innovative Companies, Benioff understands how to garner consumer support, market attention and approach consumer-based relationships. Prior to his current position, Benioff was the Senior Vice President at Oracle Corporation an up-and-coming software development company. In terms of his education background, Benioff holds a Bachelor of Science and a Bachelor of Arts in Entrepreneurship from the University of Southern California.
With extensive knowledge and presence in the business world, Benioff is widely recognized for his pioneering innovations and advancements. As a result, he was awarded the 'David Packard Medal of Achievement' and named by 'Fortune' magazine as one of the 'Top 50 People in Business' and one of the 'Smartest People in Tech.' He was also appointed as the co-chairman of the President's Information Technology Advisory Committee by President George W. Bush, to oversee the publishing of health, security and science technologies.
In an attempt to spread his expertise on commerce, Benioff has authored a variety of business books including 'The Business of Changing the World: 20 Great Leaders on Strategic Corporate Philanthropy' and his bestseller 'Behind the Cloud: The Untold Story of How Salesforce.com Went from Idea to Billion-Dollar Company and Revolutionized an Industry.'
Infused with a vibrant and optimistic attitude, the Marc Benioff presentations investigate how companies can maximize their interaction with customers and their quarter sales.