Celebrating 5 Influential Women
As a female-powered company ourselves, Armoire is committed to supporting the boss lady. In honor of the 34th Women’s History Month, we’re celebrating five influential women who have paved their way to into history. These five women are changing our world for the better by demanding change and inspiring others to do the same, each uniquely personifying what it means to be a boss lady.
– Nemonte Nenquimo –
Nemonte Nenquimo is an Indigenous activist and member of the Waorani nation from the Amazonian Region of Ecuador. Nenquimo is the first female president of the Waorani of Pastaza (CONCONAWEP) and co-founder of the Indigenous-led nonprofit organization Ceibo Alliance. Nemonte uses her voice to defend her community, way of life, and culture.
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– Kamala Harris –
Kamala Harris is the first woman, the first Black American, and the first South Asian American to be elected Vice President. From a young age, Kamala was surrounded by activism which instilled in her a deep passion for justice. Kamala made strides in her career and has held 5 positions in office.
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– Sheryl Sandberg –
Sheryl Sandberg was scouted out to become Facebook’s first Chief Operating Officer in 2008. Her advertising prowess is a huge reason for Facebook’s evolution into an incredibly profitable and successful business. As a boss lady herself, she has become an advocate for women to empower them to be more aggressive in seeking success in the business world.
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– Malala Yousafzai –
Malala Yousafzai is the youngest Nobel Peace Prize laureate in the world. She Survived an assassination attempt by the Taliban at the young age of 15 for standing up against the terrorist group. Malala is a fearless advocate for women’s and children’s right to education in a nation where speaking up, especially as a young woman, is incredibly dangerous.
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– Robyn Rihanna Fenty –
Through a tough childhood, Rihanna stayed focused on making her dreams become reality. Rihanna started in the music industry and quickly rose to fame. But she didn’t stop there and has since become a successful entrepreneur. As the CEO, Rihanna’s focus for her brands is to be inclusive and diverse by offering a wide range of sizes for everyone at SavagexFenty and a range of 40 shades for all skin types at Fenty Beauty. With Fenty, she became the first Black woman to lead a house at LVMH.
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