President and Vice Chairman Keith Block to keynote inaugural Salesforce World Tour event and deliver the vision for the Salesforce Customer Success Platform
More than 9,000 registered to attend and more than one million expected to view on Salesforce Live
Salesforce Foundation partners with City Harvest to help feed New York’s hungry; attendees encouraged to bring a can of food to the event
SAN FRANCISCO—Nov. 18, 2014—Salesforce [NYSE: CRM], the Customer Success Platform and world's #1 CRM company, today announced the Salesforce World Tour, which will kick off in New York City on November 19, 2014 at the Jacob K. Javits Convention Center. Salesforce President and Vice Chairman Keith Block will deliver the vision for the Salesforce Customer Success Platform, inspiring companies of every size and industry to connect with their customers in a whole new way. More than 9,000 have registered to attend the inaugural event and more than one million are expected to experience the event via Salesforce Live (www.salesforce.com/live).
At the event in New York, Salesforce Foundation and City Harvest are partnering to help end hunger in the New York City area. Salesforce World Tour attendees are encouraged to bring a can of food to the event or donate online.
The Salesforce World Tour
The Salesforce World Tour is a global roadshow where companies can learn how the Salesforce Customer Success Platform empowers them to connect all of their apps, devices and customer data in today’s cloud, social and mobile world. Events will feature visionary keynotes from Salesforce executives and special guest speakers, specialized breakout sessions for every role and industry and live demos of cutting-edge technologies. Attendees will also hear firsthand from leading customers who are using the Salesforce Customer Success Platform to connect with their customers in a whole new way. Future Salesforce World Tour destinations include: Tokyo, Minneapolis, Melbourne, Atlanta, Amsterdam, Boston, Chicago, Toronto, London, Washington D.C., New York City, Paris and Munich.
The New Salesforce—The Customer Success Platform
The rapid acceleration of cloud, social, mobile and connected technologies is transforming the way companies connect with their customers, partners, employees and products. The Salesforce Customer Success Platform brings together groundbreaking cloud apps for sales, service, marketing, community and analytics, all on the Salesforce1 Platform. It provides both a system of record and a system of engagement for companies of every size and industry. Now anyone can run their business from their phone and every company can grow sales faster, deliver customer service everywhere, create 1:1 customer journeys, engage with customers in vibrant communities, deliver analytics for every business user and build mobile apps lightning fast, all from a single trusted platform built for customer success.
Register for the Salesforce World Tour New York: https://www.salesforce.com/events/details/worldtour-nyc/
Help feed New York’s hungry: http://cityharvest.kintera.org/faf/donorReg/donorPledge.asp?ievent=1091952&supid=414427401
Experience the event via Salesforce Live: www.salesforce.com/live
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