Welcome to Blazing Trails!

Have you ever wished you could be in the same room as an inspirational leader? Close enough to be transported to their world? To join them in conversation about how they became the Trailblazer they are today?

At Salesforce, we seek out conversations with interesting minds all the time—at our events, like Dreamforce, and in meetings with our customers and communities. And now, you can experience those conversations too, with the return of the Blazing Trails podcast from Salesforce Studios. New episodes launch weekly.


Matt Jaffe

An Emmy and Peabody Award winning journalist, Matt leads content development and communications for the Brand Partnerships team. Prior to joining Salesforce, he spent seven years as a reporter and producer for ABC News – covering the 2008 and 2012 elections – and most recently was the founder and executive producer of “The Axe Files” podcast.


Laura Woods

Laura leads audience development for the Salesforce Blog, decoding what it means to be customer-first for a growing community of readers. A writer and content marketer at heart, she specializes in corporate blog development and strategy for B2B brands looking to make an impact on their customers’ lives. 


Michael Rivo

Michael leads content development for Salesforce Studios. Prior to joining Salesforce, Michael was a co-Founder of the experience design company, 17FEET, that was acquired by Google, where he was part of the user experience design team at YouTube. Michael is based at Salesforce HQ.