Grapevine entrepreneur makes Fortune's 10 Most Powerful Women Entrepreneurs
Linda Chaput, founder of the math and education services company Agile Mind of Grapevine, was named this week to Fortune's 10 Most Powerful Women Entrepreneurs for 2010.
The second-year program, co-sponsored with American Express Open, targets "entrepreneurial women who are game changers, ground breakers, and innovators in their fields," Fortune says.
Chaput will represent the DFW area at the Fortune Most Powerful Women Summit, Oct. 4-6 in Washington, D.C. She'll join the nine other honorees and 400 influential women leaders in business, philanthropy, government, education and the arts.
The 2010 list:
Theresa Alfaro Daytner, president and CEO, Daytner Construction Group, Mount Airy, Md.
Leah Brown, president and CEO, A10 Solutions, Cary, N.C.
Linda Chaput, founder, Agile Mind, Grapevine
Wendi Goldsmith, CEO, Bioengineering Group, Salem, Mass.
Desiree Gruber, CEO and founder, Modelinia/Fuil Picture, N.Y.
Alexa Hirschfeld, co-founder, Paperless Post, N.Y., N.Y.
Dina Kaplan, co-founder and chief operating officer, Blip.tv., N.Y., N.Y.
Susan Koger, ModCloth, Pittsburgh, Pa.
Mariam Naficy, founder and CEO, Minted, San Francisco.
Elizabeth Perelstein, president, School Choice International, White Plains, N.Y.
- Scott Nishimura, jobs and workplace reporter, Star-Telegram