Meet the Good Housekeeping 2017 Awesome Women Awards Honorees

MAKERS Women teamed up with Good Housekeeping and guest editor Melinda Gates in celebration of their 2017 Awesome Women Awards -- an annual campaign honoring 15 of the fiercest female trailblazers today, including our Founder and Executive Producer, Dyllan McGee.

We sat down with eight of the #GHAwesomeWomen honorees including Poppy Harlow, Sara Blakely, Tiffany Pham and Christy Turlington Brinkley, to hear some of their secrets to success and get some of their invaluable advice on being your best self.

Watch and learn from this inspirational group of visionary women.

MELINDA GATES
Co-Chair, Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation
Special Guest Editor for the 2017 Awesome Women Awards

Get 10 Tips for Making the World a Better Place from Melinda Gates

DYLLAN MCGEE
Founder and Executive Producer, MAKERS
2017 Awesome Women Awards Honoree

Read the inspiring story of how Gloria Steinem turning her down was the beginning of MAKERS as we know it today.

TARA HOUSKA
Tribal Rights Attorney & National Campaign Director of Honor of Earth
2017 Awesome Women Awards Honoree

Learn about how Tara is advocating for Native Americans

SARA BLAKELY
Founder & CEO, Spanx
2017 Awesome Women Awards Honoree

Get to know the creator of one of "Oprah's favorite things!"

POPPY HARLOW
CNN News Anchor
2017 Awesome Women Awards Honoree

Read about how Poppy overcame setbacks and pivoted into success.

TIFFANY PHAM
Founder & CEO, Mogul
2017 Awesome Women Awards Honoree

Learn more about how Tiffany is "show[ing] women they can be moguls too"

INDIA HICKS
Founder, India Hicks Inc. Lifestyle Brand
2017 Awesome Women Awards Honoree

Get to know India and learn more about how she is using her business to give back.

CHRISTY TURLINGTON BURNS
Founder and CEO, Every Mother Counts
2017 Awesome Women Awards Honoree

Read about how complications with the birth of her daughter led to launching her nonprofit, 'Every Mother Counts'.

Head over to Good Housekeeping to meet the entire class of 2017 Awesome Women Awards Honorees!