Top Female CEOs of the 2012 Inc. 500

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Laura Yecies, CEO

SugarSync
San Mateo, Calif.

No. 102
2011 Revenue: $11.3 million
Three-Year Growth: 3,031%

SugarSync provides mobile cloud services that give users access to data anytime on Macs, PCs, and mobile devices. Laura Yecies was brought in as CEO in 2008 to restart the company, founded in 2005. Her software and computer services career path helped her scale the team and support the increase in customers. Last year the company grew six-fold. “We enable people to be completely productive anywhere,” Yecies says, “that’s an important mission that has inspired me from the very beginning.”