They are hot and they head businesses. The top 10 sexiest female chief executives.
Voted the sexiest female geek out there, Hilary Rowland is also a regular on the hottest CEOs lists. A self-taught programmer, Rowland is CEO of NewFaces.com, eClick Interactive Inc. and Project Migration.
Nina Godiwalla, the CEO of MindWorks, is also the author of Suits: A Woman on Wall Street. She has an MBA from Wharton, an MA from Dartmouth, and a BBA from The University of Texas.
Of Somalian descent Iman's full name is Iman Mohamed Abdulmajid. A supermodel, she started her own cosmetics firm, Iman Cosmetics, in 1994.
A mother of three, Alexis Glick was an anchor with a number of American television news networks and also worked with Morgan Stanley. She has recently been named the CEO of Gen YOUth Foundation.
Julie Smolyansky is the CEO and President of Lifeway Foods Inc. She took over the mantle of the company after the demise of her father Michael Smolyansky in 2002.
Jesse Draper is a graduate of UCLA's School of Theater, Film and Television and worked in both TV and film. She is the CEO of Valley Girl, Inc. that produces The Valley Girl Show, a web-based talk show.
Kari Adams is the founder and CEO of Princeton Elite Club, a matchmaking, dating and singles service. With a masters degree in interpersonal communications Adams is both a matchmaker and a divorce specialist.
After a successful modelling career, Tyra Banks moved into television and films and also took up music. She also wrote a three-book series titled Modelland. She is the CEO of Bankable Enterprises.
Claire Chambers is the CEO and founder of Journelle, a premier lingerie store in New York. Before setting up her own lingerie retail business, Claire worked as a management consultant.
Kathy Ireland is the founder, CEO and Chief Designer of Kathy Ireland Worldwide. A former model, Ireland featured in the annual Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Issue for 13 consecutive years.