'Our time to turn power into legend is right now': BofA's Bessant

Cathy Bessant, chief operations and technology officer at Bank of America and American Banker's Most Powerful Woman in Banking, quoted Stevie Nicks in saying women can be both ladies and legends.

American Banker’s Most Powerful Women in Banking recognizes the professional achievements and influence of the top-performing female executives in banking and financial services. The annual program, now in its 16th year, includes a gala awards dinner which this year was held October 4 at Cipriani Wall Street in New York.