As Executive Vice President and GM of Essentials and SMB, Meredith Schmidt is responsible for creating products that help small businesses take advantage of the Salesforce Platform to grow their businesses. Meredith was previously the Executive Vice President in charge of global revenue operations at Salesforce, managing the sales operations, compensation, and product and enablement teams, reporting directly to the CFO. Meredith lives in the San Francisco Bay Area, and enjoys cooking, travelling, and spending time with her fiance, young son, and King Charles Cavalier Spaniel.
Business as usual has been anything but “usual” over the past six months.
In early 2020, as the global economy thrived, most small- and medium-sized business (SMB) leaders were focused on how to win new customers and access capital. But, the onset of COVID-19 brought new challenges, including a...