Makers: Women Who Make America Ursula Burns
Ursula Burns on becoming the first African American woman CEO of a Fortune 500 company Details
Program: Makers: Women Who Make America
Episode: Ursula Burns
Ursula Burns on growing up poor, workplace discrimination, and becoming the first African-American woman to be CEO of a Fortune 500 company. Armed with engineering degrees from Columbia and NYU, she has rolled up her sleeves to reinvent the famed copier corporation for a post-copier age.
Premiere Date: 02/27/2012
Episode Expires: Never
TV Rating: NR
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