There are 13 Black CEO's to Ever Head a Fortune 500 Company

We've just discovered that we have been over looking Mr. Roger W. Ferguson, Jr., President and Chief Executive Officer of TIAA-CREF, on our list of Black Fortune 500 CEO's. Our apologies to Mr. Ferguson and our readers for the oversight. Don Thompson will become the 13th black CEO of a Fortune 500 company.

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