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Anaplan Announces Platinum and Gold Sponsorships of Salesforce1 World Tour Events

Anaplan, today announced it is a Platinum and Gold sponsor of upcoming Salesforce1 World Tour events in the U.S., U.K. and Australia. Anaplan is the leader of cloud-based, in-memory business planning and execution for finance, sales, and operations. Using Anaplan’s built-in planning intelligence and in-memory data engine, HyperBlock™, sales operations teams can easily manage disruption, model “what-if” scenarios, and immediately understand the impact of changes. Anaplan is participating in seven upcoming Salesforce1 World Tour events:

  • Anaplan is a Gold sponsor of the March 26 event at Palladium at Crown in Melbourne, Australia.
  • Anaplan is a Platinum sponsor of the April 2 event at Hynes Convention Center in Boston.
  • Anaplan is a Gold sponsor of the April 24 event at McCormick Place in Chicago.
  • Anaplan is a Platinum sponsor of the May 22 event at ExCel in London.
  • Anaplan is a Platinum sponsor of the May 29 event at the Walter E. Washington Convention Center in Washington D.C.
  • Anaplan is a Platinum sponsor of the June 12 event at Cobb Galleria in Atlanta.
  • Anaplan is a Gold sponsor of the June 25 event at the Toronto Convention Center in Toronto.

“Salesforce1 events are each outstanding opportunities to network and meet with local customers and learn how the Salesforce1 Customer Platform drives business results,” said Anaplan CEO Fred Laluyaux. “As proud sponsors of seven upcoming Salesforce1 events, we are excited to demonstrate the Winter ‘14 release of the Anaplan platform, which is Salesforce1 ready, and we encourage attendees to stop by our booth to learn how our personalized, in-memory platform can help them achieve the immediacy and accessibility they require to make faster and more informed decisions.”

“Companies attending the Salesforce1 World Tour events will learn firsthand how they can connect to customers in an entirely new way,” said Lynn Vojvodich, chief marketing officer, salesforce.com. “Working with salesforce.com and partners such as Anaplan, businesses can take advantage of social, mobile and connected cloud technologies to sell, service and market using next-generation apps and devices.”

Salesforce1 – The Customer Platform to Connect with Customers in a Whole New Way

Every day millions of new products, apps and devices are connecting to the Internet. By 2020, there will be more than 50 billion connected things—from smartphones and wearables to jet engines and ultrasound machines. And behind every product, every app and every device there is a customer. Welcome to the Internet of Customers—a revolution where companies will connect every employee, partner, product, app and device to their customer using the power of social, mobile and cloud. Salesforce1 is the next generation social, mobile and cloud platform for this new connected world—the first customer platform built to transform the world’s #1 sales, service and marketing apps for the Internet of Customers. Salesforce1 delivers all the speed, agility and power of Salesforce, re-engineered for the needs of today’s connected business. With 10X more APIs and services, companies can also build and customize the next generation of connected apps faster than ever before using the Salesforce1 Customer Platform. By connecting and customizing everything—every app, every device, every customer data source, every experience—companies can sell, service and market to customers in a whole new way.

The Salesforce1 World Tour will help companies everywhere tap into the power of social, mobile and connected cloud technologies from salesforce.com and connect with their customers in a whole new way. Attendees will learn how to transform their businesses for the connected world, with live keynotes from salesforce.com executives, breakout sessions for every role, hundreds of live demos and product experts in the Cloud Expo and real customer stories from around the world.

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About Anaplan

Anaplan is disrupting the world of business planning and execution. We built our platform from the ground up to empower companies to plan, collaborate, and act—in real time. Stay ahead of critical business events, rapidly model potential impacts and course correct on the fly. With Anaplan’s cloud-based platform, you can continuously align your people, plans and spend to your market opportunities. Anaplan is a privately held company, headquartered in San Francisco, CA with global offices on four continents. To learn more, visit anaplan.com.

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