Salesforce taps Clara Shih to lead Service Cloud
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Salesforce appointed Clara Shih as CEO of Service Cloud, a hire that comes as competition intensifies among vendors to provide the tech to help enterprises digitize all interactions with their customers.
Shih left Salesforce in 2009 to start customer engagement platform Hearsay Systems. She also sits on the board of directors at Starbucks.
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