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Strong Suit 107: How he Built a Company that Salesforce.com Acquired

By March 9, 2017 No Comments

What’s it like to start a business from scratch & build it to acquisition by Salesforce.com?

Until recently, John Roa was CEO & Founder of AKTA, a leading digital experience and engagement consultancy based in Chicago.

In 2010, he started AKTA, which led initiatives for top multinational brands to help innovate, design and engineer forward-thinking mobile products

After 6 years of growth, last year AKTA was successfully acquired by Salesforce.com

In this 20-minute interview, John reveals the people part of that story ? how he shaped the culture, recruited rockstars, and executed his people playbook.