Carol Anne Hilton is a dynamic national business leader 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, a movement which focuses on the re-building and strengthening of Indigenous economies. She is the author of ‘Indigenomics- Taking A Seat at the Economic Table’ and an adjunct professor at Royal Roads University School of Business. Carol Anne serves as a director on the BC Digital Supercluster, the McGill University Institute for the Study of Canada, the Canadian Economic Growth Council, and the BC Emerging Economy Taskforce. With an extensive career in business, Carol Anne’s contributions to value creation in Indigenous economies has been recognized with a national Excellence in Aboriginal Relations Award from the Canadian Council for Aboriginal Business.