Business 100 – 2017

Denise Morrison/Campbell Soup Company

Denise Morrison is president and CEO of Campbell Soup Company, a leader in soup, fresh carrots, refrigerated juice, and organic baby food with brands such as Campbell’s, Bolthouse Farms, and Plum Organics. Under her leadership, Campbell is committed to strengthening its core business while expanding into faster-growing spaces to become the leading health and well-being food company.

She is regularly named among the Fortune and Forbes Most Powerful Women and serves as a board member for the Consumer Goods Forum, MetLife, Catalyst, and Boston College, from which she graduated magna cum laude with a B.S. in economics and psychology. In 2012, she was appointed to serve on President Obama’s Export Council.

A third-generation Irish American with roots in counties Mayo and Cork, Denise was inducted into the Order of the Cross and Crown Honor Society for academic and extracurricular achievement. “

I see the world through Irish eyes and they are smiling,” she says. Denise and her husband, Tom, have two children, Michelle and Kelly.