The Board of BPW Australia is pleased to announce the appointment of Sifat Bhatia, a member of BPW Melbourne North-West, as Director of Marketing. Sifat is currently Director of Global Marketing Strategy at Western Union and in addition to her professional expertise, brings to BPW Australia a passion for not-for-profit action and advocacy. Read more
A delegation of 21 BPW Australia members attended the 28th BPW International Congress in Jeju, South Korea, in May. A new International Executive was elected, including new International President Dr Yasmin Darwich of Mexico. BPW Australia was instrumental in the successful adoption of a number of resolutions that will guide the global agenda for the organisation over the next three years. For photographs and more detail, …Read more
Former National President (1985-87) Marie Schlemme was awarded the Order of Australia Medal in the Queen’s Birthday Honours List on 9 June. Marie, an active member of BPW Swan Hill, in Victoria, received the award for her contribution to women and education. BPW members across Australia congratulate Marie and take pride in her achievement.