Cisco (CSCO) is adding Salesforce.com (CRM) CEO Mark Benioff to its board. Also joining is...

|About: Cisco Systems, Inc. (CSCO)|By:, SA News Editor

Cisco (CSCO) is adding Salesforce.com (CRM) CEO Mark Benioff to its board. Also joining is Kristina Johnson, a former Under Secretary of Energy for the DOE. The additions boost the size of Cisco's board to a relatively large 14. CEO John Chambers has been criticized in the past for hand-picking loyal board members in order to maintain his grip on power. (PR)