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C200 is a leading business organization composed of the world’s top women corporate executives and entrepreneurs.


Fast Facts:

  • C200 member companies generate more than $1.4 trillion in annual revenues
  • C200’s 400+ members represent more than 100 industries in North America and throughout Europe, Asia, Latin America, the Middle East and Africa
  • C200 members occupy 68 board seats among the Fortune 500 corporate boards
  • C200 is cultivating the next generation of women business leaders through programs that inspire and support high school girls through women executives
  • C200 is a resource for corporations seeking to identify top women board candidates
  • The organization and its members actively engage girls and young professionals to pursue careers in STEM (science, technology, engineering and math) fields.
  • Through its Foundation, the organization has awarded more than $1.5 million in C200 Scholar Awards and scholarships.
  • It has connected more than 11,000 female students through high school, college and graduate school Reachouts with C200 members to help them envision the possibility of careers in business
  • C200 members are actively sought out by the media and for speaking engagements as the leading authority on women in business, management, entrepreneurship, Fortune 500 companies, corporate boards, leadership and mentorship.

Media Contacts:

For media requests or more information about C200, please contact:
Lisa Baer
(312) 255-0296 x108
lbaer@c200.org

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C200 Press Releases


The Committee of 200 (C200) Presents Annual Luminary Awards to Exceptional Women

The Committee of 200 (C200) Foundation Announces Protégé Program

First Advertising Agency Head to Lead Top Women’s Business Organization for 2014

The Committee of 200 (C200) Presents Annual Luminary Awards to Exceptional Women - 2013

The Committee of 200 (C200) Introduces the STEM Innovator Luminary Award


C200 News



January 2017 -
IvyExec.com - Larraine Segil, CEO of Little Farm Company, shares her thoughts on being a fearless leader.

November 2016
- IvyExec.com - Laura Grondin, President and CEO of Virginia Industries, Inc. shares "5 Lessons Sailboat Racing Taught Me About Business"

November 2016 -
bizwomen.com - “Leadership lessons: Tech success requires knowledge, business acumen - and perseverance"

October 2016 -
 IvyExec.com "4 Mistakes Leaders Need to Avoid When Onboarding"

September 2016
IvyExec.com - "5 Ways to Manage Personal and Professional Risk"

September 2016 IvyExec.com - "How to Know When to Walk Away from a Deal"

August 2016 IvyExec.com - "3 Ways Leaders Can Win Company-Wide Support"

July 2016 IvyExec.com - "Women in Tech: 4 Steps to Succeed"

June 2016 IvyExec.com - "4 Things Women Need to Know Before Entering Career Negotiations"

May 2016IvyExec.com - "Tips for Building a Great Professional Network"

March 2016IvyExec.com - "6 Ways to Impress Even the Most Demanding Executives With Your Presentation Skills"

March 6, 2016
Forbes.com - "Forbes.com: Why C200 Packs A Punch For Women In Business: By The Numbers"

February 25, 2016
alligator.org - "College of Engineering summit seeks to empower women"

Q4 2015
Directors & Boards - "Directors & Boards: Don’t pursue a board seat if..."

October 23, 2015
Bizwomen.com - "'I don’t like putting ‘small’ and ‘women’ in the same sentence' and more from the C200 conference"

September 21, 2015
CNBC - "How a woman can grab your board seat"

September 4, 2015 - CBS Newsradio 880 - "Airlines Offering Perks to Economy Passengers, the Most Common Interview Mistakes, and Continuing the Discussion on Mentorship for Female Business Owners"

September 3, 2015
CBS Newsradio 880 - "Safety Tips for Labor Day Driving, How a Company's Smell Influences Its Success, and Good Advice for Recent College Graduates"

September 2, 2015
CBS Newsradio 880 - "Serena Williams' Economic Impact, Maximizing Learning Potential in Children, Mentorship Among Female Entrepreneurs"

April 2, 2015
Sharp Heels - "Inspiring Young Women"

March 30, 2015
Austin-American Statesman - "Female corporate leaders look to inspire Austin students"

March 30, 2015
Austin Business Journal - "Female execs pass on tips to Ann Richards School students (Slideshow)"
 
October 2, 2014
The Huffington Post - "5 Questions to Ask When Hiring an Ad Agency"

October 1, 2014
University of Arkansas Walton Today - "Walton College Hosting 'Leaning In' Business Leadership Event"

September 19, 2014
Inc. - "Why STEM Careers Fail to Capture Girls' Hearts and Minds"

August 8, 2014
"Smart Companies Radio" - "Moving Women in Business Forward, with Gay Gaddis, Chair of the Committee of 200"

July 8, 2014
Fast Company - "The Secret Society for High-Achieving Women"

June 16, 2014
Outthinker.com - "Tips for thinking ahead in fast-moving spaces from serial entrepreneur Bernee Strom"

June 1, 2014
Startup Tel Aviv - "Dublin or cookies: the lady leaders of C200 on their first visit to Israel"

May 30, 2014
The Times of Israel - "Israel's Tech Scene: And A Woman’s Opportunity in it"

May 27, 2014
Sharp Heels - “When Failure Isn’t An Option”

May 21, 2014
Strauss Group, Inc. - "The Jasmine Forum for Women Business Owners - 2014"

May 2014
Fast Company - "Glass Ceiling Debate: He Said, She Didn't"

April 8, 2014
MarketWatch - "Don't expect a woman to head a Wall Street bank any time soon, critics say"

March 4, 2014
CNBC - "Boardroom boys club: Women still mostly shut out"

January/February, 2014
New York SmartCEO - "Scene: C200 Conference"

December 10, 2013
Bloomberg TV - "Corporate America: Where Are All the Women?"

November 25, 2013
Investor's Business Daily - "Ex-Banker Connie Duckworth Inspires Women to Succeed"

October 29, 2013
Bloomberg TV - "C200: The Ultimate Women's Club"

October 10, 2013
Baseline - "Pfizer’s Adele Gulfo Tackles Big Data"

October 7, 2013
Investor’s Business Daily - "Secure Investment Dollars Via a Detailed Presentation"

October 3, 2013
KTSP.com - "Aspiring Businesswomen Meet with Local Entrepreneurs"

September 30, 2013
The Huffington Post - "Personal Branding: It’s Not About Self-Promotion, It Is a Leadership Imperative"

September 13, 2013
The Huffington Post - "Become A Brand Steward"

August 19, 2013
Crain's Chicago Business - "Chicago's Most Active Networking Groups"

August 19, 2013
The Huffington Post - "The Crucial Role of Women in Business in Latin America"

July/August 2013
Profiles in Diversity Journal - "Advice from a Latina Entrepreneur"

June 26, 2013
"Investor’s Business Daily" - "Top Leaders Decide Via Framework, Realistic Outlook"

April 26, 2013
The Huffington Post - "An Answer to Sheryl Sandberg"

April 3, 2013
Duke’s Fuqua School of Business - "Real World Leadership Lessons"

April 3, 2013
The Herald-Sun - "DuPont CEO speaks at women’s leadership event at Duke"

March 15, 2013
The Huffington Post - "Are Women 'Leaning Back' or 'Being Stung?' Why Aren’t More Women Progressing in Business?"

March 7, 2013
Investor’s Business Daily - "Women High-Heel The Biz Ladder in Sure-Stepped Climb"

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