Five of Fortune’s magazine’s just-released list of the 50 most-powerful women in business help direct companies based in the Washington area. Here’s a look at who they are and what they do.
No. 4: Marillyn Hewson Marillyn Hewson spent nearly three decades at the Bethesda-based contracting giant Lockheed Martin — and held 19 leadership positions — before assuming the chief executive job at the beginning of this year. The University of Alabama graduate started at Lockheed as a senior industrial engineer in Marietta, Ga. Jeffrey MacMillan/For Washington Post Buy Photo