Salesforce.com is the world’s largest provider of customer relationship management (CRM) software.
The Company is dedicated to helping customers of all sizes and industries worldwide transform themselves into “customer companies” by empowering them to connect with their customers, partners, employees and products in entirely new ways. The Company provides customers with the solutions they need to build a next generation social front office with social and mobile cloud technologies.
The Company derives its revenues from two sources: (1) subscription revenues, which are comprised of subscription fees from customers accessing the Company’s enterprise cloud computing services and from customers purchasing additional support beyond the standard support that is included in the basic subscription fees; and (2) related professional services such as process mapping, project management, implementation services and other revenue.
In fiscal 2013, Salesforce.com reported revenues of $4.07 billion, up 33% from the previous year. Subscriptions and support revenue were $3.82 billion. The company reported a net loss of $232.1 million.
The company ranked No. 7 in 2014 on the Fortune magazine list of Best Companies to Work For in America. It is the sixth consecutive year the company has made the list.
Salesforce.com was founded by CEO Marc Benioff in 1999 a vision to create an on-demand information management service that would replace traditional enterprise software technology. He spent 13 years at Oracle before founding the company and was also a programmer at Apple Computer's Macintosh division.
The company went public in 2004.
Salesforce offers paid time off from 15-25 days per year depending on service with the company.
Employees receive $100 wellness credit per month which can be used for gym fees, massages, yoga or nutritional counseling.
The company offers a 50% match up to 6% of earnings or $4,000 per calendar year.
Employees can get 1% or 6 paid days off for time spent volunteering. There is also a $1,000 company match for donations each year.
Updated March 2, 2014