Carol Hanlon

Carol

Carol Hanlon

CEO, Belmont BEC / TCFWA

Australia

Carol Hanlon has been acknowledged for her small business achievements with local, state and national awards since 1970’s as owner/designer of her own fashion manufacturing, wholesale, retail, and export business for 20yrs. Since 1994, Carol established not-for-profit community organizations Belmont Business Enterprise Centre Inc. (BEC) and Textile Clothing Footwear Resource Centre Western Australia Inc. (TCFWA) 1998. Carol’s NFP projects have assisted over 25,000 small businesses across Australia and many more globally. Awarded twice Best National BEC Manager; served as Local Government councillor; Accredited Business Facilitator; Graduate Australian Institute Company Directors; City of Perth ‘100 Champions of WA’; inducted in inaugural 2011 WA Women’s Hall of Fame; featured ‘50 Western Australian Women of Success’ for achievement in business; National Winner ‘Empowering Women in Community or Organisation in Australia’; Presents Forums ‘Empowering Women in Small Business’ United Nations CSW NGO Forums, New York. Australia’s representative ICONOGRAPH: Exhibition of Women Icons of APEC, Philippines;