Middle East and North Africa Political and Public Leadership
As a pioneer of online media in Jordan, Lara Ayoub knows well how the power of the Internet in global communications is changing the world. She is the portal manager of two leading newspapers in Jordan, Al Ghad and Al-Waseet. Forbes magazine (Middle East) recently ranked Al Ghad first for news sites in Jordan and 10th in the Middle East overall.
The distinction earned Lara a place in the 2010 class of the Fortune/U.S. State Department’s Global Women’s Mentoring Partnership, facilitated by Vital Voices each year in Washington, D.C. Participants of the program join 20-30 other women professional leader