Peggy Johnson (Executive VP of Business Development at Microsoft): Peggy Johnson was an enormous asset for Microsoft, especially when she drove the acquisition of LinkedIn forward for the tech powerhouse. As if buying out the best professional social networking website of all time, Peggy has been working on bringing some major AI platforms to Microsoft.
Reates Curry (Research and Innovation Expert at Ford): Reates Curry was introduced to the world of innovation as she earned her PhD in biomedical engineering. Using the skills she learned during her PhD program, Reates was able to introduce massive innovations to Ford including the world’s most advanced driving simulator produced in the VIRtual Test Track EXperiment (VIRTTEX) Laboratory.
Priya Balasubramaniam (VP of Apple’s iPhone Operations): iPhones are finally easier to get once they release, and you can thank Priya Balasubramaniam for that. Priya manages the supply chain and manufacturing of all iPhones, and using her expertise in business, she was able to introduce new factories in India to meet the higher demand.