Ellen DeGeneres
Ellen DeGeneres
Company: J.C. Penney
Fortune 500 rank: 153


On a recent episode of Ellen, the talk show host visited the site of her first job: A JCPenney outlet in Louisiana. The department store chain recently tapped DeGeneres to star in a series of commercials, which first aired during the Super Bowl.



By Mina Kimes, writer - Last updated May 07 2012: 7:32 AM ET