The 2013 Most Powerful Women Entrepreneurs

This year's crew of founders may span industries, but they all share a similar fearlessness that helped their companies find success.

Ann Hand

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  • Company: Project Frog
  • Age: 45

Though Hand was British Petroleum's SVP of Global Brand, Marketing and Innovation, for several years, she's on a much more environmentally friendly mission today. Project Frog aims to revamp the construction industry with simple-to-build spaces (they takes days, rather than months to construct) that consume about 50% less energy than traditional buildings for sectors like education and healthcare. Hand's plan seems to be working: revenue is expected to more than double this year.

  @FortuneMagazine - Last updated October 10 2013 08:02 AM ET
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