The next Most Powerful Women in tech

These accomplished women didn't make the MPW ranking—this year. Meet a group of executives who are at the center of some of the most exciting developments, mergers and turnarounds in technology.

Katie Cotton

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Vice President, Worldwide Corporate Communications

Apple

Cotton acts not just as Tim Cook's gatekeeper for anything media-related, but also for her contributions to product launches, and reportedly, the upkeep of Apple's premium, luxury brand image. The latter will prove particularly important as competition from Samsung and others continue.

  @FortuneMagazine - Last updated October 16 2013 08:18 AM ET
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