Honored with Employment Achievement Award from San Francisco Mayor's Committee for Employment of Persons with Disabilities

Company recognized for collaboration with The Arc of San Francisco

SAN FRANCISCO — June 23, 2006 — [NYSE: CRM], the market and technology leader in on-demand business services, today announced that it has received a 2006 Employment Achievement Award from the Mayor's Committee for Employment of Persons with Disabilities. was chosen for the award based on its collaboration with The Arc of San Francisco, an organization dedicated to serving, supporting and advocating for individuals with developmental disabilities, to employ The Arc clients.

"For more than six years has worked with our organization to offer employment opportunities to persons with disabilities," said Terry Goodwin, job placement services director at The Arc. "Along with competitive salaries and generous benefits, has fostered individual growth with ongoing training and advancement opportunities."

"This recognition from the mayor's committee represents a very special honor for every employee," said Marc Benioff, chairman and CEO of "From the beginning, we at have been committed to establishing an active role in our communities, both here in San Francisco and around the globe. As a fourth-generation San Franciscan, I am especially moved by the committee's recognition."

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