14 women in the media make Fortune’s list of influential Twitter users

October 6, 2014
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Fortune published a list of the “55 most influential women on Twitter,” on Monday. In it, Caroline Fairchild, Colleen Leahey and Jennifer Reingold include 14 women in the media. Here they are, in no particular order, with a recent tweet from each.

Arianna Huffington, editor-in-chief, The Huffington Post

Vanessa Bush, editor-in-chief, ESSENCE

Maureen Dowd, columnist, New York Times

Gwen Ifill, co-anchor, managing editor, PBS Newshour

Joanna Coles, editor-in-chief, Cosmopolitan (and she’s headed for Seventeen)

Amanda Hess, writer, Slate

Jamilah Lemieux, senior digital editor, EBONY

Robin Roberts, co-anchor, Good Morning America

Ann Friedman, journalist

Kara Swisher, co-executive editor, Re/code

Jean Chatzky, financial editor, Today Show, NBC

Kristin van Ogtrop, editor, Real Simple

Claire Cain Miller, reporter, The New York Times

Katie Couric, global news anchor, Yahoo News