SAN FRANCISCO — Oct. 26, 2005 — Salesforce.com (NYSE: CRM), the market and technology leader in on-demand customer relationship management, today announced the appointment of Shirley Young to the Company's Board of Directors, effective October 25th. Ms. Young has been added to the class of directors whose term will expire at the 2007 Annual Meeting.
"We are very pleased that Shirley has accepted the Company's invitation to join the board as a new independent director," said Marc Benioff, chairman and CEO of salesforce.com. "Shirley's impressive strategic marketing and international experience, particularly in the Asian market, will add tremendous value to our company."
Ms. Young brings the total board membership to eight and the number of independent directors on the board to seven.
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