Salesforce.com Continues to Lead the Industry in Innovation Winning a Stevie Award for Salesforce for Google AdWords
SAN FRANCISCO - August 2, 2007
Salesforce for Google AdWords recognized as the Best New Product or Service - Computer Hardware or
- Salesforce.com [NYSE:
CRM], the market and technology leader in on-demand business services, today announced it has
received the Stevie Award for Best New Product or Service - Computer Hardware or Service in The
2007 American Business Awards with Salesforce for Google AdWords. Salesforce for Google AdWords was
launched in August of 2006 and is one of the cornerstones of Salesforce Marketing, enabling
customers to effectively measure and evaluate their sales and marketing activities.
In winning the Stevie, salesforce.com beat out other leading companies like Hewlett Packard.
Stevie Awards were presented in over 40 categories including Best Overall Company, Best Executive,
and Best Corporate Social Responsibility Program. More than 2,000 entries from companies of
all sizes and in virtually every industry were submitted for consideration in the 4th annual
"Salesforce for Google AdWords combines the power of Salesforce CRM applications with Google
AdWords so that salesforce.com customers can effectively run their sales and marketing operations.
For the Stevie Awards to recognize Salesforce for Google AdWords as the Best New Product is further
testament to the power of this product and salesforce.com," said George Hu, CMO at salesforce.com.
Hailed as "the business world's own Oscars" (New York Post , April 27, 2005), The American
Business Awards are the only national, all-encompassing awards program honoring great performances
in business. Members of the Awards' Board of Distinguished Judges & Advisors and their staffs
selected Stevie winners from among the Finalists. Finalists were chosen by business
professionals nationwide during preliminary judging in April and May.
Recently, salesforce.com and Google announced a strategic global alliance to help millions of
businesses leverage the Internet to achieve success and released Salesforce Group Edition featuring
Google AdWords. Combining the power of Salesforce on-demand CRM applications with the Google
AdWords™ platform, Salesforce Group Edition featuring Google AdWords helps customers achieve
integrated sales and marketing success. For more information, please visit
Salesforce, the Customer Success Platform and world's #1 CRM, empowers companies to connect with their customers in a whole new way. For more information about Salesforce (NYSE: CRM), visit: www.salesforce.com.
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