Join us for a conversation with David Forman, BA, ’09, MBA ’17, MS ’18, Principal Solution Engineer at Salesforce, about his career journey, his current role and key advice he has to share. Learn about what a Solution Engineer, also called a Sales Consultant or Pre-Sales Engineer does! FLDP points are available.
David joined Salesforce in 2020 as a Principal Solution Engineer for Enterprise Service Cloud on the Travel and Hospitality vertical team where he leverages his technical and sales skills, solicits business requirements, develops technical sales strategies, and configures and demonstrates product solutions showcasing the value that can be delivered to businesses. Prior to Salesforce, he spent five years at Oracle in solution engineering and nine years in the US Navy as a Surface Warfare Officer. During his time in the Navy, David deployed to Central and South America, the Eastern Pacific Ocean, and the Horn of Africa as part of various operations focused on counter-terrorism, anti-piracy, and counter-illicit trafficking as well as targeting ISIS in Syria and training African Union Military Forces.
Fox Alumni Career Chat: David Forman, BA, ’09, MBA ’17, MS ’18, Principal Solution Engineer at Salesforce