NAFE’s Top Companies for Executive Women

Posted February 21, 2014 by Lisa Granshaw in Women's Issues
womenThis month the National Association for Female Executives (NAFE) released their annual list of top 50 companies for executive women. According to NAFE, these companies have made it their goal via policies and practices to have women in their higher ranks and help advance their careers. In these winning companies, “a quarter of the profit-and-loss leaders are female and sponsorship programs are the norm.”┬áThe list includes companies from an interesting mix of industries.

Here are fifteen of the companies that made the cut:

  1. Aetna
  2. AT&T
  3. Bank of America
  4. Dell
  5. Edelman
  6. General Mills
  7. IBM
  8. Intel
  9. Johnson & Johnson
  10. Kellog
  11. MasterCard
  12. Principal Financial Group
  13. Target
  14. Texas Instruments
  15. Verizon Communications

View the full chart of each company by the numbers here.

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Lisa Granshaw

Lisa Granshaw is a freelance writer and career consultant based in New York City. Her company, Media Career Consulting LLC, offers a variety of consulting services to young professionals interested in a career in the media and communications industry. She began her career as a NBC Page, worked as a production assistant at Nightly News with Brian Williams, and was a producer and writer for the TODAY Show's website. Her work has appeared on The Daily Dot,,, Vetstreet, Blastr, and more.