Forbes.com has published a list of the ten best companies in America for women. The list was created by Working Mother Media. While only 4% of American companies have a female CEO, the list is based on the percentage of women who work in senior management positions.
Working Mother Media's reports in its executive summary:
-Women make up 25% of corporate executives at the NAFE Top 50, up from 22% last year
-Women make up 22% of executives with profit-and-loss responsibility at the NAFE Top 50, up from 19% last year
-Women make up 26% of the leaders of billion-dollar divisions at the NAFE Top 50, up from 23% last year
-Women make up 26% of the board of directors
Here are the ten best with their percentage of female employees in senior management (in alphabetical order).
Astra Zeneca: 41%
General Mills: 37%
Johnson and Johnson: 31%
Marriott International: 40%
Procter and Gamble: 34%
Prudential Financial: 33%
State Farm: 40%