Kay Koplovitz (Finance Pioneer Award)

Kay Koplovitz (Finance Pioneer Award)

Founder of the USA Network and SyFy channel, and the first woman to serve as network president in television history

She is also the cofounder and managing director of the Springboard Fund, in a move to get women entrepreneurs to think big about their growth companies and to raise venture capital to fund them; more than 7.2 billion dollars has been invested into these companies