The 13 Most Powerful Women in Food from The 13 Most Powerful Women in Food

The 13 Most Powerful Women in Food

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The 13 Most Powerful Women in Food

Run a Google image search for “CEO” and it’ll be pretty obvious that the division of power in this country is still dominated by men: The first woman to appear is several rows down, and it’s — we’re not joking — CEO Barbie. And for the most part, when we think about people in positions of power, we tend to think of men, because such a high percentage of the world’s most powerful people are men. But today we’re celebrating the women who hold those high-ranking positions, specifically in the world of food.