Chairman and CEO to Speak at Gartner Symposium/ITxpo

Marc Benioff on stage for Gartner’s Mastermind Keynote

SAN FRANCISCO – October 14, 2010 – [NYSE: CRM], the enterprise cloud computing ( company, today announced chairman and CEO Marc Benioff will deliver a mastermindkeynote at the Gartner Symposium/ITxpo on Oct. 19, 2010 at 5:00 pm ET. The Gartner Symposium, the industry's largest and most important annual gathering of CIOs and senior IT leaders, is being held at the Walt Disney World Swan and Dolphin Resort in Orlando, Florida.

Benioff has been selected, along with Steve Ballmer, Microsoft CEO and John Chambers, Cisco chairman and CEO, to deliver the Mastermind Interview Keynote. The keynote is a lively discussion between senior Gartner analysts and industry luminaries.

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