1950's

IBM 1950's My Fair Ladies Recruiting Brochure Cover
IBM 1950's recruiting brochure cover.

1956

Jeannette Kittredge Watson
IBM appoints Jeannette Kittredge Watson, the widow of legendary IBM President Thomas J. Watson, Sr., as the first female member of the Board of Directors.

· IBM names Veronica Knizikiaucis its first female routing analyst. The position entails the preparation of engineering specifications for manufacturing processes.

1957

Ivy Woo, a secretary, joins IBM Hong Kong as its first female employee.
Ivy Woo, a secretary, joins IBM Hong Kong as its first female employee.

1958

1959