This article was originally published in Inc. April 25, 2017.
These 15 females are at the top of their field.
Each year, attention turns to the entrepreneurs making the biggest impact, whether they're changing the world or improving the way consumers live and work each day. In 2017, women are emerging as a major force in the business landscape, often leading conferences and mentoring others. These 15 entrepreneurs are at the top of their field, blazing the way for the many generations of female startup founders who are sure to follow.
Kimberli Cheung Wright
As founder and CEO of Trepic, Kimberli Cheung Wright stands to change travel planning forever. Her app helps consumers plan trips by browsing images, with selections customized to each user's personal preferences.
STEM [Girls Books] was founded out of a need to encourage learning in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics. Kristi Grigsby's picture book series is geared specifically toward encouraging young girls to pursue these areas through fun storytelling.
Read the rest of the story and meet the remaining 13 honorees on Inc.