Wednesday, September 03, 2008

The World's 100 Most Powerful Women by Forbes Magazine

On August 27, 2008, Forbes published their annual list of the 100 Most Powerful Women. (Article Link )

eClips is proud to have content from some of these influential leaders who were selected for spots on the list.

Number 3 on Forbes' list is Indra Nooyi, Chairman and Chief Executive of PepsiCo. She is leading a $39 billion food and beverage giant through new product offerings and acquisitions. In this eClips segment, Nooyi shares candid thoughts on the challenge of balancing work and family.

Irene Rosenfeld was given the sixth position on the Forbes list. Rosenfeld was tapped in 2006 to helm Kraft. Rosenfeld's three-year turnaround plan for the organization is beginning to show results as Kraft recently delivered its best revenue growth since 2001, up 21% to $10.4 billion. In this eClips video, Rosenfeld states that the golden rule is the best guide to becoming a strong and effective leader.

Harvard University President Drew Gilpin Faust ranks 76th on the list. Faust became Harvard's first female president in July 2007 where she oversees a $35 billion endowment, the largest among U.S. universities. In this eClips video, Faust states that opportunities available to women today were unimaginable during her youth.

1 comment:

Anonymous said...

These woman are very influential to the women business owners! We can definitely look up to these women to find the strength to get through the tough times!