Can you name the first queer woman CEO of a Fortune 500 Company? What about the first out transgender billionaire? Are you aware that the CEO of the London Stock Exchange is an out lesbian? Keep reading to learn about these and more LGBTQ+ women pioneers in business and leadership.
In this exclusive interview, we speak to Rachel A. Fenderson (she/her, a fashion designer, historian, curator, and biographer who has dedicated much of her career in the past few years to archiving the history of Jay Jaxon (b. 1941), a gay black fashion designer from Queens, New York.
Maureen Raisch (she/her) is a CLIO award winning designer and digital content producer who is currently a Senior Designer and Illustrator at the National Football League.