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Forbes Names World’s 100 Most Powerful Women

Forbes Names World's 100 Most Powerful Women

Forbes has just named the World’s 100 Most Poweful Women of 2013. And it’s a very impressive list. It includes women in politics like Angela Merkel, the chancellor of Germany who was number one, Hillary Clinton and Michelle Obama, women in technology like Marissa Mayer and Sheryl Sandberg and many other areas like philanthropy, business and fashion.

We’ve listed the women in celebrity and media which includes women like Angelina Jolie and Sony Pictures Entertainment co-chairman Amy Pascal, who just spoke out about women directors working in the industry. You can find the full list at the link below.


17 Beyonce Knowles: Actress, Entrepreneur, Musician

37 Angelina Jolie: Actress, Philanthropist

38 Sofia Vergara: Actress, Entrepreneur

45 Lady Gaga: Musician, Philanthropist

51 Ellen DeGeneres: Comedian, Personality, Philanthropist

52 Shakira Mebarak: Musician, Personality, Philanthropist

93 J.K. Rowling: Author

95 Gisele Bundchen: Entrepreneur, Philanthropist, Supermodel


13 Oprah Winfrey: Entrepreneur, Personality

19 Jill Abramson: Executive Editor, New York Times Co.

24 Anne Sweeney: Co-Chair, Disney Media Networks, and President, Disney/ABC Television Group, Walt Disney

36 Amy Pascal: Co-Chairman, Sony Pictures Entertainment, Sony

41 Anna Wintour: Editor-in-Chief, Vogue, Conde Nast Publications, Inc.

56 Arianna Huffington: Editor-In-Chief, Huffington Post Media Group, AOL

61 Bonnie Hammer: Chairman, Cable Entertainment Group, NBCUniversal, Comcast

73 Diane Sawyer: Anchor of World News, ABC, Walt Disney

76 Sue Naegle: President, HBO Entertainment, Time Warner Cable

89 Mindy Grossman: CEO, HSN

97 Greta Van Susteren: Anchor, FOX News, News Corp

98 Jennifer Li: CFO, Baidu

100 Lan Yang: Co-owner, Sun Media Group

The World’s 100 Most Powerful Women (Forbes)

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