With an financial system that’s nonetheless struggling, some companies are having a tough time, in addition to the individuals who run them. Nevertheless, there are those that discover, even in financial exhausting occasions, methods to maintain their enterprise going robust and rise to the highest. Whereas many suppose that males run the enterprise world, there are various girls who’ve made nice strides for themselves and their firms. Listed below are the highest 5 enterprise girls:
Irene Rosenfeld from Kraft Meals. Rosenfeld is at the moment the chairwoman and CEO of Kraft, she has had no less than 25 years expertise within the meals and beverage business. In 2004, Rosenfeld had labored for PepsiCo, and was appointed Chairwoman and Chief Government Officer of Frito-Lay and centered on selling nutritious, wholesome merchandise. In 2008, she was in sixth place on The Wall Avenue Journal’s “50 women to Watch” checklist, and now in 2011 takes the number one spot in Fortune’s annual rating of America’s main businesswomen.
The quantity 2 spot goes to Indra Nooyi at PepsiCo. Nooyi is the CEO and Chairman and has been at PepsiCo since 1994 and in 2001 she was named president and CFO. Since then she has raised the corporate’s annual revenues no less than 72%, and doubled the web value to about $5.6 billion in 2006. In 2003, Forbes named her the third strongest lady in 2008.
Patricia Woertz has the quantity three spot as chairman, CEO, and president of Archer Daniels Midland. In 2006, Woertz grew to become the CEO of ADM after beating out 4 different rivals. She was as soon as the Government Vice President of Chevron Company, however finally left in search of an opportunity to pursue CEO jobs and alternatives. In Fortune 500’s checklist of prime CEO’s, Woertz got here in at quantity 93 in 2009, however in 2010, she was ranked the third strongest girls by Fortune journal, and has saved her spot for 2011.
DuPont’s chairman and CEO, Ellen Kullman, has the quantity four spot of the 50 Most Highly effective Girls checklist. Kullman’s profession at DuPont began in 1988 as a advertising and marketing supervisor, and was appointed CEO in 2009. She is the primary lady to guide the corporate since they began 206 years in the past in 1802. Kullman has moved up a spot on the checklist since she was named the fifth strongest lady in each 2009 and 2010.
The fifth strongest lady of 2011 is Angela Braly. Braly is the president and chief government officer for a well being care firm, WellPoint, Integrated, she assumed these positions in 2007. Earlier than she labored at WellPoint, in 2003 she was the President and CEO of Blue Cross Blue Defend. Forbes listed Barly because the eighth strongest lady in 2009, however has since then made her manner as much as fifth place in Fortune’s.