Time Inc.’s Food & Wine and Fortune Present the Most Innovative Women in Food and Drink 2015

Second Annual List Includes Lauren Bush Lauren, Carla Hall,
WaterAid’s Sarina Prabashi and Barbara Frost, and Jessamyn Rodriguez of
Hot Bread Kitchen


NEW YORK–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Today, Time Inc.’s Fortune and Food & Wine announce the 2015 list of the
Most Innovative Women in Food and Drink spotlighting the top
entrepreneurs and idealists who are changing the world though meaningful
work that touches the culinary field. Teaming up for the second
year, Fortune and Food & Wine editors selected the winners on this
year’s list, which includes a mix of household names and pioneers.
Lauren Bush Lauren, who founded FEED Supper, makes the ranking, along
with Kathleen Ligocki, whose company Harvest Power is using cutting-edge
technology to transform food waste into clean energy. The 2015 Most
Innovative Women in Food and Drink is featured now on www.foodandwine.com/innovative-women
and http://fortune.com/food-drink-women-innovators,
as well as in the October issue of Food & Wine on newsstands September
18, and the September 15 issue of Fortune, on newsstands September 14.

FOOD & WINE and FORTUNE: The Most Innovative
Women in Food and Drink 2015

  1. Sarina Prabasi and Barbara Frost, WaterAid
  2. Kathleen Ligocki, Harvest Power
  3. Jessica Alba, The Honest Company
  4. Jen Johnson and Serafina Palandech, Hip Chick Farms
  5. Lynnette Marrero and Ivy Mix, Speed Rack
  6. Julie Smolyansky, Lifeway Foods
  7. Leanne Brown, author, Good and Cheap
  8. Danielle Gould, Food + Tech Connect
  9. Lauren Bush Lauren, FEED Supper
  10. Carla Hall, restaurateur and co-host of The Chew
  11. Cristina Mariani-May, Banfi Vintners
  12. Kara Cissell-Roell, VMG Partners
  13. Pashon Murray, Detroit Dirt
  14. Kara Goldin, Hint Water
  15. Dominique Crenn, Atelier Crenn
  16. Bertha Gonzalez Nieves, Casa Dragones
  17. Allison Hooper, Vermont Creamery
  18. Jessamyn Rodriguez, Hot Bread Kitchen
  19. Caroline Frey, winemaker
  20. Nikiko Masumoto, Masumoto Family Farm

About FOOD & WINE

FOOD & WINE is the ultimate authority on the best of what’s new in food,
drink, travel, design and entertaining. FOOD & WINE has an extensive
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editions on the iPad, Kindle Fire and Nook Color; a website, foodandwine.com;
a books division; FWx, a digital brand and website for millennials; plus
newsletters, clubs, events around the globe and a restaurant
partnership, Chefs Club by FOOD & WINE.

About FORTUNE

For more Fortune news, watch live interviews with Beth Comstock, Cathy
Englebert and Diane Von Furstenberg this Friday, Sept. 11, on Fortune
Live!, hosted by Leigh Gallagher. And subscribe to The Broadsheet,
Fortune’s daily newsletter: http://bit.ly/VVqrcH
. The new issue of Fortune hits newsstands on Friday, September 14, 2015.

About Time Inc.

Time Inc. (NYSE:TIME) is one of the world’s leading media companies,
with a monthly global print audience of over 120 million and worldwide
digital properties that attract more than 140 million visitors each
month, including over 60 websites. Our influential brands include
People, Sports Illustrated, InStyle, Time, Real Simple, Southern Living,
Entertainment Weekly, Travel + Leisure, Cooking Light, Fortune and Food
& Wine, as well as more than 50 diverse titles in the United Kingdom
such as Decanter, Horse & Hound and Wallpaper*. Time Inc. is home to
celebrated franchises and events including the Fortune 500, Time 100,
People’s Sexiest Man Alive, Sports Illustrated’s Sportsman of the Year,
the Food & Wine Classic in Aspen, the Essence Festival and the biennial
Fortune Global Forum. Hundreds of thousands of people attend our live
media events every year. We also provide content marketing, targeted
local print and digital advertising programs, branded book publishing
and marketing and support services, including subscription sales
services for magazines and other products, retail distribution and
marketing services and customer service and fulfillment services, for
ourselves and third-party clients, including other magazine publishers.

Contacts

FORTUNE Media:
TIME PR HOTLINE, 212-522-4800
Erin
Madigan White, 212-522-8862
or
FOOD & WINE Media :
Scott
Novak, 212-522-2687
scott.novak@timeinc.com
or
Liz
Marsh, 212-522-0941
elizabeth.marsh@timeinc.com