Women who are CEOs of Fortune 500 companies

When Virginia “Ginni” Rometty becomes CEO of IBM Corp. in January, she joins 16 other female CEOs in the Fortune 500:

Archer Daniels Midland Co., Patricia A. Woertz

Avon Products Inc., Andrea Jung

BJ’s Wholesale Club, Laura Sen

Campbell Soup Co., Denise M. Morrison

DuPont., Ellen J. Kullman

Gannett Co., Gracia C. Martore

Guardian Life Insurance Company Of America, Deanna M. Mulligan

Hewlett-Packard Co., Margaret Whitman

KeyCorp., Beth Mooney

Kraft Foods Inc., Irene B. Rosenfeld

PepsiCo Inc., Indra K. Nooyi

Sempra Energy, Debra L. Reed

Sunoco Inc., Lynn L. Elsenhans

TJX Cos., Carol Meyrowitz

WellPoint Inc., Angela F. Braly

Xerox Corp., Ursula M. Burns

Source: Fortune magazine

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