Order by year: 2011 | 2010 | 2009 | 2008 | 2007 | 2006 | 2005 and before

2011

2010

  • Barron’s, The Top 25 Most Effective Philanthropist: Marc Benioff
  • CRN, The 25 Most Influential Executives of 2010: Marc Beniof
  • Fortune, Business Person of the Year, #18: Marc Benioff
  • TechAmerica, David Packard Medal of Achievement: Marc Benioff
  • Stevie Awards for Women in Business, Best Executive – Service Businesses – More Than 2,500 Employees - Computer Hardware & Software: Hilarie Koplow-McAdams, salesforce.com CRM 2010 Influential Leaders: Marc Benioff
  • Sales Lead Management Association’s “50 Most Influential People in Sales Lead Management in 2009”: Marc Benioff, Jim Steele, Frank van Veenendal
  • WEF Young Global Leaders of 2010 – George Hu, salesforce.com
  • IntranetNews CEO Vision Awards: Marc Benioff
  • Frost & Sullivan GIL Global Exclusive CEO of the Year Award, Award for Leadership: Marc Benioff
  • Lifestyles Magazine, The Global Philanthropy Register: Marc Benioff #44
  • SF Business Times Most Influential Women in Business Awards: Suzanne DiBianca, Susan St. Ledger and Polly Sumner

2009

  • CRN, Top 25 Channel Mavericks of 2009: Marc Benioff, no. 6
  • San Francisco Business Times, 2009 Executive of the Year: Marc Benioff
  • CRN Magazine, Top 25 Channel Mavericks of 2009: Marc Benioff, #6
  • Sales Lead Management Association's “50 Most Influential People in Sales Lead Management in 2009”: Marc Benioff, Jim Steele, Frank van Veenendaal
  • CRM Magazine: Influential Leader (2009)

2008

  • TechRepublic’s Top Ten Influential Leaders in Business Technology, 2008: Marc Benioff
  • Baseline’s 50 Who Make a Difference: Marc Benioff, Influencer in the Vendor Community
  • 2008 InternetNews.com Visionary CEO Awards: Marc Benioff
  • CRM Magazine 2008 Most Influential Leader Awards: Midmarket Suite CRM and Sales Force Automation
  • CRO Magazine's 2008 CEO of the Year Award (in the Middle Market category): Marc Benioff
  • 2008 CRN Channel Chiefs: Bobby Napiltonia

2007

  • Inside CRM Top CRM 25 Influencers of 2007: Marc Benioff #1
  • TechRepublic’s 10 Most Influential Leaders in Business: Marc Benioff
  • Ernst & Young Entrepreneur of the Year Award: Marc Benioff
  • Silicon.com’s 2007 Agenda Setter and Top Ten Business Leader: Marc Benioff
  • VarBusiness: 60 Top Channel Executives
  • eWEEK: Top 100 Most Influential People in IT (CEO, No. 7, 2007)
  • CRM Magazine: Influential Leader (2007)

2006

2005 and before

  • CRM Magazine: Hall of Fame (CEO, 2005)
  • DEMO@15: World Class Innovator (CEO, 2005)
  • Forum of Young Global Leaders (CEO, 2005)
  • World Economic Forum: Global Leaders of Tomorrow (CEO, 2005)
  • CRM Magazine: Influential Leader (CEO, 2002, 2003, 2004)
  • SDForum: Visionary Award (CEO, 2004)
  • Stevie Awards: International CEO of the Year (CEO, 2004)
  • USC Alumni Entrepreneur of the Year (CEO, 2004)
  • Wired: RAVE Awards Finalist (CEO, 2004)
  • BusinessWeek: ebiz 25 (CEO, 2003)
  • CRN Magazine: Innovator Award (CTO, 2003)
  • CRN Magazine: Industry Game Changer (CEO, 2003)
  • Ernst & Young: Entrepreneur of the Year, N. California (CEO, 2003)
  • Forbes: Top 10 Entrepreneurs to Watch (CEO, 2003)
  • InfoWorld: CTO of the Year Award Runnerup (CTO, 2003)
  • President's Information Technology Advisory Committee: Nominee (CEO, 2003)
  • Silicon.com: Top 50 Agenda Setters (CEO, 2003)
  • Computerworld: Premier 100 IT Leader (CTO, 2002)
  • InfoWorld: 25 Most Influential CTOs (CTO, 2002)
  • SunBridge's Entrepreneur of the Year: (CEO, 2002, Japan)
  • InfoWorld: Top 10 Technology Innovators (CTO, 2001)
  • International Oracle Users Group: True Friend of the User Community (CEO, 1995)