243 Mark Leslie, from Zero to Billion Dollar Company in 10 Years

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Mark Leslie was the founding Chairman and CEO of Veritas Software. During his tenure as CEO, the company went from 12 employees to 5,500 employees deployed globally, and from a revenue base of $95,000 per year to $1,500,000,000 per year. In 2000, Veritas was the 10th largest independent software company by revenue, third largest by market capitalization, and achieved the distinction of becoming a Fortune 1000 company.

 

From 1980 until 1990 he served as president and chief executive officer of two Silicon Valley high-tech start-up companies. His prior experience included sales management, sales executive, systems engineer, and OS programmer.

 

Mark Leslie is a successful retired entrepreneur and continues to be active in the Silicon Valley community.

 

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The Sales Learning Curve by Mark Leslie & Charles A. Holloway

 

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