WATCH: 'Celebrity Apprentice' crowns first female winner since 2009

You're hired! There's officially a new winner of "The Celebrity Apprentice," and we can finally add another female victor to the show's list.

During Monday night's live season finale, Leeza Gibbons became the second woman ever to be crowned "The Celebrity Apprentice."

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The late Joan Rivers became the first when she snagged the title in 2009.

The media was thrilled to see girl power prevail on the show again.

As a writer for Bustle put it, "It’s about time another woman is recognized for her smarts, business skills, charitable endeavors, humility, among many other worthy qualities."

"Never underestimate a woman with passion who knows where she was going and what she wants," Gibbons said.

This video includes images from Getty Images.

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