Posted: Fri, June 20 2014 at 11:59 AM, Updated: Fri, June 20 2014 at 2:15 PM
(KGW) Barbie has tried out a lot of different jobs in the past, but now she’s added a new one to her resume: businesswoman. Mattel has released Entrepreneur Barbie, in an attempt to inspire young girls to dream bigger.
The new career woman doll wears a pink and black dress, and comes with a smartphone, tablet, shiny briefcase, and high heels (her feet still come in the same shape).
The doll was inspired by eight real life businesswomen, known as Barbie’s “Chief Inspiration Officers.” Her CIOs include the founders of companies such as One Kings Lane, Rent the Runway, Girls Who Code, and Sugarfina.
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