GM becomes first major auto company in history to have a female CEO and a female CFO (GM)

GM Dhivya Suryadevara will become GM's new CFO, joining CEO Mary Barra. No other major automaker has two women in such .....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJun 13th, 2018

"Oh my God, this is a sexual harassment claim waiting to happen": Early Google insiders describe Sergey Brin as a company "playboy" who "got around" with female employees

Stephen Lam/Reuters A new book about Google's early company culture, called "Valley of Genius: The Uncensored History of Silicon Valley," alleges that Google cofounder Sergey Brin used to be a "playboy" among female employee.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJul 11th, 2018

How this Chinese company is tackling gender equality

CTrip CEO Jane Sun is one of the few female leaders of a major tech company in China. She talked to CNN's Kristie Lu Stout about fighting back against sexist job ads and encouraging women to speak up about their achievements......»»

Category: videoSource: cnnJun 7th, 2018

Revlon names its first female CEO in its 86-year history

Debra Perelman has been appointed the first female Chief Executive Officer of Revlon, a company that's majority owned by her billionaire father, Ronald Perelman......»»

Category: topSource: moneyMay 23rd, 2018

NYSE names first female president in its 226-year history

The exchange's parent company announced Stacey Cunningham is taking over as president Friday......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralMay 22nd, 2018

Taylor Swift uses her record-breaking AMAs win to continue her political message

Frederick M. Brown/Getty Images Taylor Swift became the most decorated female artist in the history of the American Music Awards with her wins on Tuesday at Los A.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderOct 10th, 2018

Lowe"s filing says KCPD dropped spy cam case involving Legacy Development employee

The Kansas City Police Department no longer is investigating a case that became the basis for a lawsuit by a female employee against developer Dan Lowe and his company, Legacy Development. In a filing with Jackson County Circuit Court, Lowe, Legac.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 5th, 2018

J.C. Penney Gains After Chain Names Its First Female CEO

Jill Soltau represents a milestone in J.C. Penney Co.’s 116-year history as the first woman named chief executive officer. She has her work cut out for her......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralOct 3rd, 2018

2018 Most Admired CEOs: Molly Jungbauer, Hollstadt Consulting

Molly Jungbauer didn’t consciously set out to run a female-centric IT and management consulting company, but here she is, owner and CEO of Hollstadt Consulting with a progressive roster of female talent. Fifty-six percent of employees are women; .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 1st, 2018

Something amazing happens when you have more women on a company board

California has become the first state to require female board members......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchOct 1st, 2018

California Law Would Make Companies Have Just One Female Director

California's legislature has passed a bill, which Governor Jerry Brown will sign, that requires each company based in the state to have at least one female director in the near term......»»

Category: blogSource: 247wallstOct 1st, 2018

How one couple prevented breast cancer for their future children

Whitney and Brittany Young always knew that they wanted to become parents. In the back of their minds, however, was Whitney’s family history: multiple female relatives had suffered from breast cancer, and some had died at young ages. In an effort to .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsSep 30th, 2018

J. Crew expected to launch new women"s brand this year

J. Crew Group will unveil a new brand to appeal to a younger, female shopper. Jim Brett, the company's CEO, told Bloomberg that the new brand will be announced this year. See the video below: "We see ourselves as having more than two brands. In .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsSep 25th, 2018

"Buy yourself the damn diamonds": How a female-founded fine jewelry company with a 17,000-person wait list is revitalizing the industry

The Insider Picks team writes about stuff we think you'll like. Business Insider has affiliate partnerships, so we get a share of the revenue from your purchase. Mejuri We first introduced Mejuri, a dire.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderSep 19th, 2018

One of the Marine Corps" first women grunts might be booted out only two years after making history

U.S. Marine Corps courtesy photo One of the first female infantry Marines is facing discharge from the Corps for misconduct. Her comma.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderSep 13th, 2018

15 of the most iconic female duos in pop culture history

The CWTwo is always better than one, especially when it comes to inspiring female characters in film and television. Here are 10 examples of dynamic ladies who fight crime, explore adulthood, and wage wars .....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderSep 13th, 2018

Insulet names its female president as next CEO

Billerica-based Insulet Corp. has announced that its president and chief operating officer, Shacey Petrovic, will take over as CEO next year, likely becoming the state’s largest company by market cap to be headed by a woman. Insulet’s current .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsSep 11th, 2018

SheEO boosts funding for Nashville"s women-led companies

Sherry Deutschmann wants to make it easier for female entrepreneurs to get capital, so it was serendipity when she met Vicki Saunders, whose company provides zero-interest loans to women-led businesses. Last week, Deutschmann — along with Pat She.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsSep 10th, 2018

A new lawsuit accuses New York City Ballet male dancers of trading explicit photos of female ballerinas with donors who suggested they "abuse them like farm animals"

Robin Marchant/Getty Images for the 2015 Tribeca Film Festival Former New York City Ballet student Alexandra Waterbury, 19, filed a lawsuit on Wednesday against the company and its former principal dancer and her ex-boyfriend, Chase Finlay. Waterbury cla.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderSep 6th, 2018

The number of female multi-millionaires surged 31% last year

Female entrepreneurs are quickly amassing major fortunes......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchSep 6th, 2018

BP"s Denver HQ opening as oil giant nears $10.5B investment in U.S. shale boom

A major transaction and new division home base mean to transform a company with more than 80 years of history in Colorado......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsSep 4th, 2018