Linda Johnson Rice, chairman emeritus of EBONY Media Operations, was listed as one of WomenInc. magazine’s most influential corporate directors.

WomenInc. is a leading business magazine that reports on women’s successes and achievements.

The fall edition of the magazine includes a directory of more than 560 directors serving on the boards of S&P 500/Big-Cap publicly held companies, according to the magazine’s website.

Linda Johnson Rice Among 2018 Most Influential Board of Directors

Johnson Rice is among numerous women of Omnicon Group, a leading global advertising and marketing communications services company to be honored, to make the list. The other women include Mary Choski, former founding partner and senior manager, Strategic Investment Group; Susan Denison, former partner, Cook Associates; Deborah Kissire, former vice chair and regional managing partner, EY; Gracia Martore, former president and chief executive officer, TEGNA Inc.; and Valerie Williams, former Southwest Assurance Managing Partner, EY.

The cover story of the issue is a profile on Marissa Mayer, former CEO of Yahoo!.

Linda Johnson Rice Among 2018 Most Influential Board of Directors
Women Inc.’s Most Influential Corporate Directors issue cover.

The full list of WomenInc. Influential Corporate Directors is available online at, and the fall issue is being sold nationwide at Barnes & Nobel and other newsstands as of Nov. 20.