Marc founded Salesforce in 1999. He is widely credited with changing the face of software and the company’s first mission statement was The End of Software. He pioneered changes in the way that software was distributed via the Internet. He was one of the first people to allow customers to develop their own, custom applications using Salesforce architecture and the Salesforce Cloud. Marc owns over $3 billion in Salesforce shares. Marc is also a bestselling author of Behind the Cloud.