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33. Linda Gooden
Linda Gooden
EVP, Information Systems and Global Solutions
Lockheed Martin
2010 rank: 33
Age: 58
With Gooden heading up the IT business, the companyís three female EVPs control about 70% of its revenue. The longtime Lockheed exec increased her unitís sales about 4%, but operating profit was essentially flat.
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From the October 17, 2011 issue
How we pick the Power 50
The list is compiled by FORTUNE editors, who consider four criteria: the size and importance of the womanís business in the global economy, the health and direction of the business, the arc of the womanís career (resume and runway ahead), and societal and cultural influence.

Name 2010 total compensation
Safra A. Catz $42 million
Wellington J. Denahan-Norris $23.6 million
Carol Meyrowitz $19.2 million
Name Rank
Cynthia Carroll 1
Gail Kelly 2
Marjorie Scardino 3