The number of female CEOs in the Fortune 500 hits an all-time record


2020 has marked a new high in the number of Fortune 500 companies led by females CEOs. 37 companies, which beats last year tally of 33, have reported to have a woman chairman. However, this number only marks 7.4% of the 500 businesses on the ranking (twenty years ago women ran 2%). Among this list are Safra A. Catz from Oracle, Lynn J. Good from Duke Energy, Kathy Mazzarella from Graybar Electric, Patricia K. Poppe from CMS Energy and joining them this year, Carol B. Tome from United Parcel Services.

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Pictured: Kathy Mazzarella, CEO of Graybar Electric.

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