8-K 1 d737249d8k.htm 8-K 8-K





Washington, D.C. 20549







Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d)

of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934

June 2, 2014

Date of Report (date of earliest event reported)




(Exact name of Registrant as specified in charter)




Delaware   001-32224   94-3320693

(State or other jurisdiction

of incorporation)



File Number)


(I. R. S. Employer

Identification No.)

The Landmark @ One Market, Suite 300

San Francisco CA 94105

(Address of principal executive offices)

Registrant’s telephone number, including area code: (415) 901-7000


(Former name or former address, if changed since last report)



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Item 5.07. Submission of Matters to a Vote of Security Holders.

The Company held its 2014 Annual Meeting of Stockholders on June 2, 2014 (the “Meeting”). Of the 613,806,986 shares of common stock outstanding as of April 8, 2014, the record date, 561,628,114 shares were represented at the Meeting, in person or by proxy, constituting 91.50% of the outstanding shares entitled to vote. The proposals considered at the Meeting are described in detail in the Company’s 2014 Proxy Statement. The following proposals were voted upon and the final voting results with respect to each such proposal are set forth below:

1. Elect the following eight directors, to serve until the next Annual Meeting of Stockholders and until their successors are duly elected and qualified:


     For    Against    Abstain    Broker Non-Votes

Marc Benioff

   510,338,105    10,858,366    2,967,907    37,463,736

Keith Block

   516,709,438    5,186,814    2,268,126    37,463,736

Craig Conway

   511,973,679    9,913,446    2,277,253    37,463,736
Alan Hassenfeld    515,246,097    6,641,701    2,276,580    37,463,736
Colin Powell    518,467,627    3,430,097    2,266,654    37,463,736
John V. Roos    516,348,263    5,537,735    2,278,380    37,463,736
Lawrence Tomlinson    513,445,175    8,439,792    2,279,411    37,463,736
Robin Washington    520,160,329    1,713,807    2,290,242    37,463,736

2. Ratify the appointment of Ernst & Young LLP as the Company’s independent registered public accounting firm for the fiscal year ending January 31, 2015:



  Against   Abstain   Broker Non-Votes
526,163,406   32,611,229   2,853,479   0

3. Approve, on an advisory basis, the compensation of the named executive officers, as disclosed in the Company’s 2014 Proxy Statement:



  Against   Abstain   Broker Non-Votes
394,969,158   126,841,316   2,353,904   37,463,736


Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended, the registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned hereunto duly authorized.


Dated: June 6, 2014     salesforce.com, inc.

/s/ Burke F. Norton


Burke F. Norton

Executive Vice President and Chief Legal Officer