By Gabriella Steffenberg

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On Friday, Dec. 11, Billboard’s 2015 Women in Music event was hosted by a plethora of some of the industry’s most talented women.

Alicia Keys presented Jody Gerson, Chairman and CEO of Universal Music Publishing Group, who was honored as the 2015 Executive of the Year.

Ciara presented the 2015 Innovator award to Missy Elliott; Hailee Steinfeld presented the 2015 Group of the Year award to Fifth Harmony; and Jussie Smollett presented the 2015 Breakthrough Artist to Tori Kelly.

For more information on the show, head to Billboard.