Busi­ness men­tor hon­oured

Southern Gazette (South Perth) - - Near You -

CAROL Han­lon has been ac­knowl­edged for her work in em­pow­er­ing women in busi­ness, with the Aus­tralian Cen­tre for Lead­er­ship for Women award­ing her the Em­pow­er­ing Women in a Com­mu­nity or Or­gan­i­sa­tion in Australia award as part of its Sus­tain­ing Women’s Em­pow­er­ment in Com­mu­ni­ties and Or­gan­i­sa­tions’ (SWECO) Awards.

As the found­ing manager and busi­ness fa­cil­i­ta­tor of the

and the founder, manager and men­tor of the Tex­tile, Cloth­ing, Footwear Re­source Cen­tre of WA, Ms Han­lon has pro­vided low-cost and free train­ing and men­tor­ing to de­velop the busi­ness skills and po­ten­tial of women in new or ex­ist­ing small busi­nesses in Australia.

Ms Han­lon said she was hon­oured to be se­lected from among a dis­tin­guished group of amaz­ing women.

“My on­go­ing goal is to fur­ther ex­pand this valu­able project across Australia and glob­ally through at­tract­ing on­go­ing spon­sor­ships for schol­ar­ships for women who are ea­ger to re­ceive busi­ness men­tor­ing and skill devel­op­ment,” she said.

free home fire safety work­shops Carol Han­lon has been recog­nised for her work en­cour­ag­ing women in busi­ness.

Bel­mont Busi­ness En­ter­prise Cen­tre

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