Reena, proud mom of two kids, a serial entrepreneur and philanthropist, interestingly dove into entrepreneurship when most women take a career break, after her first child was born. She began with a staffing company, Avankia, then moved on to TargetRecruit, the most innovative talent management platform. She champions gender diversity and started Mom Relaunch with the aim of helping women gain financial independence.
Scott is the leader of Customer Value Innovation for Small Business Essentials at Salesforce, leading teams to create new valuable ways to engage their small business customers. He also develops and facilitates Salesforce’s CMO Roundtables, CIO Councils and CIO Advisory Board.
Mike is a passionate Startup advisor, with expertise in enterprise B2B SaaS. His background in technology evangelism is centered around platforms that have a profound impact on the way we create, manage and share information. His career has revolved around the Macintosh platform (1987-1995), the Internet and early ASPs (1995-2001) and is now focused on Platform as a Service to enable SaaS companies of all sizes (2002-Present).
Erica is VP, Community at Salesforce currently running the 3 million+ member thriving Salesforce Trailblazer Community where members go to connect, learn and give back. She also runs Trailblazer Community Programs including: The MVP Program which rewards and recognizes our top community experts/advocates for their ongoing contributions back to our Trailblazer Community. The Community Group Program where Trailblazers volunteer to run groups in their region, by vertical or by affinity. Erica’s newest additions to the Trailblazer Community suite is the The Salesforce Student Programs which helps students and career changers learn in-demand job skills and connect to opportunities, from mentorship to employment and Trailblazer Placement where we’ll build a global program to attract, skilling up and and place net new talent across all audiences in the Salesforce ecosystem.
An out-of-box thinker with visionary leadership strengths coupled with innovative entrepreneurial spirit, Jesse was the first Entrepreneur in Residence (EIR) for the Salesforce Incubator (now Accelerate) where he incubated his fourth startup CareerForce – training the next generation of Salesforce Administrators from diverse and underrepresented communities for career paths in the Salesforce Economy.
A proud mother of two boys and a core global team member with IBM, Sudharsana’s acute sense of technical and program management skills are her core strengths. An artistic entrepreneur at heart, she founded Ragahastha Performing Arts, which serves to keep ancient art forms alive and builds cultural communities. Sudharsana is a keen proponent in serving the community and an active advocate in women workforce reentry.