PRESS AND NEWS Chairman and CEO Marc Benioff to Speak at CTO Forum

Benioff to address audience of CTOs from Fortune 500 companies on IT’s role in the age of cloud computing

SAN FRANCISCO – Nov. 16, 2010 - [NYSE: CRM], the enterprise cloud computing ( company, today announced chairman and CEO Marc Benioff will deliver the keynote address at CTO Forum, an invitation-only event, on November 17, 2010 at 10:40 am PST at the St. Regis hotel, San Francisco. Benioff will address a prestigious group of chief technology officers from Fortune 500 companies on the role of IT in today’s age of cloud computing.

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