NBC Evening News for Tuesday, Feb 27, 1996
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(Studio: Tom Brokaw) Study statistics on women executives in Fortune 1000 companies cited.
(New York: Mike Jensen) The "breakthrough generation" of women executives featured; scenes shown from their gathering in New York City, where they met to assess their penetration of the "glass ceiling." [Catalyst president Sheila WELLINGTON, Seagram president Edgar BRONFMAN, JR., Sumitomo Securities president Norah HUGHES, FirstMark Holdings president Lynn FORESTER, Campbell Soup vice president Brenda EDGERTON, ad agency president Carolyn JONES, Deloitte and Touche chairman Michael COOK, Avon's chief financial officer Edwina WOODBURY - speak on business and gender issues.]
(Studio: Tom Brokaw) The story of R.R. Donnelly printing company chief financial officer Sheryl Francis presented in her own words. [FRANCIS - explains how she learned to work in the male-dominated culture of business; outlines her daily schedule as wife, mother and businesswoman.]
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