2012 Fortune 500 Features Most Female CEOs Ever

Fortune’s annual “Fortune 500” issue hits newsstands today, and one thing worth noting is that it’s a female-friendly collection. Setting a record for the list, there are 18 companies featured that are directed by female CEOs. Okay, so maybe 18 out of 500 isn’t exactly “female-friendly;” it’s more female acquaintance. However, it’s progress!

Here are the top 10 companies from the Fortune 500 list. Please remember that they control our lives and our government, so don’t say anything mean about them in the comments.

1. Exxon Mobil
2. Wal-Mart Stores
3. Chevron
4. ConocoPhillips
5. General Motors
6. General Electric
7. Berkshire Hathaway
8. Fannie Mae
9. Ford Motor
10. Hewlett-Packard