Working Mother Announces Its 50 Most Powerful Mums of 2013


Working Mother announced their top 50 Most Powerful Mums of 2013 and famous faces like Jessica Simpson, Stephenie Meyer, Jennifer Lopez and Angelina Jolie made the list!

Working Mother shares how they compiled this year's list, "These 50 American mums hold real power—in fact, they generate it on a daily basis through their talent, influence, status, money and intellectual capital. But even more so, each of these women have exhibited the strength to overcome tremendous obstacles, the insight to innovate and inspire, and the passion and courage to go against the grain to change the lives of others for the better. Working Mother’s 50 Most Powerful Mums of 2013 (each of whom have at least one child under age 18) measure up in these ways and so many more."  Visit the site for the full list, but we've highlighted the top ten as well as other celebrity mums who made the cut.

1. Angela Ahrendts – CEO of Burberry Group
2. Christiane Amanpour – Chief International Correspondent for CNN
3. Kristin Armstrong – Professional Road Bicycle Racer
4. Mary Barra – Senior Vice President of Global Product Development for GM
5. Beyonce – Actress, Singer
6. Sara Blakely – Founder of Spanx
7. Rosalind Brewer – Presiden and CEO of Walmart/Sam's Club
8. Gisele Bundchen – Supermodel and Environmentalist
9. Tory Burch – Designer
10. Mariah Carey – Actress, Singer, American Idol judge

Other Celebrity Mums Who Made The Top 50:

12. Suzanne Collins (Hunger Games author)
14. Katie Couric
17. Tina Fey
27. Angelina Jolie
31. Jennifer Lopez
32. Julia Louis-Dreyfus
35. Melissa McCarthy
37. Stephenie Meyer
40. Gwyneth Paltrow
46. Jessicca Simpson
48. Gwen Stefani

What do you think of the list? Are there any celebrity mums they missed?


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