Salesforce Plans To Double Seattle Area Workforce, Open New Office

World’s fastest growing top 10 software company to make new Bellevue office one of the company’s largest engineering hubs globally

SAN FRANCISCO, Oct. 26, 2015—Salesforce (NYSE: CRM), the Customer Success Platform
and world's #1 CRM company, today announced plans to double its workforce in the Seattle area. The company is expanding its team of highly skilled enterprise software engineers in the Seattle area, which will become one of the company’s largest engineering hubs globally.

To accommodate its growth, Salesforce announced plans to open a new Seattle-area office in Bellevue, WA. Salesforce’s new Bellevue office will be located at the Nine Two Nine Office Tower building, where the company will be the largest tenant.

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"The Seattle area is home to some of the most talented enterprise software engineers in the world,” said Parker Harris, co-founder, Salesforce. “That’s why we are doubling down on our investment in the Seattle area, which will be a key innovation hub for the company.”
"We are proud and delighted Salesforce has chosen Bellevue for its expansion in the Puget Sound region," said Bellevue Mayor Claudia Balducci. "I want to thank Salesforce for bringing hundreds of new jobs to the region and for solidifying Bellevue as an important global hub for technology and innovation."

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