Carol Anne Hilton, MBA is the CEO and Founder of the The Indigenomics Institute and the Global Center of Indigenomics. Carol Anne is a dynamic national Indigenous leader and senior advisor with an international Masters Degree in Business Management (MBA) from the University of Hertfordshire, England. She is of Nuu chah nulth descent from the Hesquiaht Nation on Vancouver Island.
Carol Anne has led the establishment of a line of thought called #indigenomics – the building and strengthening of Indigenous economies and is the author of ‘Indigenomics: Taking A Seat at the Economic Table’.
Carol Anne was a founding Director of the BC First Nations Health Authority and has also served on the BC Emerging Economy Task Force, the BC Indigenous Business and Investment Council, and the Canadian Economic Growth Council. Carol Anne is a Director on the McGill University Institute for the Study of Canada, the BC Digital Supercluster and is an adjunct professor at Royal Roads University School of Business.
Carol Anne is a highly sought after advisor, strategist, facilitator and speaker. Her work has been recognized with an “Outstanding Business Achievement” Award from BC Achievement in 2013, a ‘Creating Wealth Award’ from the National Indigenous Council of Elders, a ’Business of the Year Award” from the Nuu chah nulth Economic Development Corporation and most recently the national Excellence in Aboriginal Relations Award from the Canadian Council for Aboriginal Business.