Black Enterprise Names Its Top 50 Women
January 17, 2006 at 4:57 PM (PT)
BLACK ENTERPRISE magazine has announced its list of the 50 Most Powerful Women in Business. The list includes two chairwomen, 11 CEOs and 13 presidents, representing the top echelon of African-American women in business. They range from senior managers of multinational corporations to founders of some of the nation's largest black-owned businesses.
This year’s list includes SYLVIA RHONE, EVP UNIVERSAL RECORDS/President, MOTOWN RECORDS, CATHY HUGHES, Founder & Chairman RADIO ONE, LINDA JOHNSON RICE, President & CEO, JOHNSON PUBLISHING CO., DEBRA LEE, Chairman, President & CEO, BLACK ENTERTAINMENT NETWORK and OPRAH WINFREY, Chairman, HARPO INC.