Utah Technology Council Sets Benioff As Headliner For Event

The Utah Technology Council has snagged founder Marc Benioff as the headliner for its upcoming, 2014 Hall of Fame Gala, the group's annual recognition of the Utah technology industry, the group said this morning. According to the UTC, Benioff, who is chairman and CEO of, will keynote the event in November at the Grand America Hotel. The UTC has managed an impressive roster of high profile executives over the years for its event, including keynotes from Jeff Bezos of, Eric Schmidt of Google, Jerry Yang of Yahoo, Steve Ballmer at Microsoft, and many, many others.