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    by Managing Editor

    Number of Female Fortune 500 CEOs At Record High

    By Laura Petrecca (Contributor, USA TODAY)

    A record has been set for female leadership: More women are slated to take the reins of Fortune 500 companies than ever before.

    Wednesday, pharmaceutical firm Mylan said Heather Bresch will succeed Robert Coury as CEO. Tuesday, IBM tapped Virginia “Ginni” Rometty to succeed Sam Palmisano, making her the first female CEO in the company’s 100-year history. Both appointments are effective Jan. 1.

    If no women step down before