Women Who Rock
July 22, 2014
Katherine Schwarzenegger, Author, Blogger, TV personality
In 2010, she began to carve out her career as the bestselling author of the self-help book Rock What You’ve Got: Secrets To Loving Your Inner and Outer Beauty From Someone Who’s Been There And Back and followed up with I Just Graduated… Now What?!?! The launch of her lifestyle website offers a personal platform to promote healthy living and share an open dialog with up-and-comers of her era. Not surprisingly, she’s also worked as a reporter for Entertainment Tonight and cohosted alongside Anderson Cooper. This all adds up to her being a newsmaker in her own right.
Nicole Lapin, Media Entrepreneur
Do you know who the youngest anchor in CNN history is? This lady. Do you know who went on to claim the same title at CNBC? This same newsmaker. The founder and CEO of Nothing But Gold Productions—a multimedia production company focused on creating accessible financial content for 20- and 30-somethings across multiple platforms—is the voice of finance for a new generation. Her personal finance book, Rich Bitch, hits shelves in February 2015. Get ready!
Sanya Richards-Ross, Olympic champion
Decorated Olympic champion of track and field, this multi-medal holder took the title as the fastest American female in history by winning gold in the individual 400 meters and her third consecutive gold after anchoring the 4×400 relay in the 2012 games. The reality show “Sanya’s Glam & Gold” on WEtv chronicles her fast-paced lif —including her diligent training in hopes of a fourth trip to the games in 2016.
L. Camille Hackney, Executive Vice President Brand Partnerships/Commercial Licensing Atlantic Records
You’re a musician and you want your voice to be heard. Right? Here’s how you do it: You connect with this powerhouse. She has helped to take the likes of Bruno Mars, Janelle Monáe, CeeLo Green, Paramore, and Hunter Hayes to the top of the charts. Industry insiders come to her for insight and inspiration on shaking it up and making things happen. This champion for music pushes her artists to the forefront by rewriting the rules of how you spread the word.