Dr Vanessa Atienza-Hipolito - Finalist for National Entrepreneur Awards 2021
Updated: Oct 2, 2021
AUSTRALIA - Dr Vanessa Atienza-Hipolito of Women’s and Breast Imaging in Cottesloe Western Australia has been named as finalist for the 2021 AusMumpreneur Awards in the following categories:
AUSMUMPRENEUR OF THE YEAR AWARD
BUSINESS EXCELLENCE AWARD
HEALTH & WELLBEING AWARD
WOMEN'S CHAMPION AWARD
The AusMumpreneur Awards presented by The Women’s Business School celebrate and recognize Australian Mums in business achieving outstanding success in areas such as business excellence, product development, customer service and digital innovation.
The awards are designed to recognize the growing number of women who successfully balance motherhood and business in a way that suits their life and family.
Vanessa is an overseas-trained Specialist Radiologist from the Philippines who undertook her sub-specialty fellowship training in breast imaging, interventional and vascular radiology, musculoskeletal and paediatric radiology in Western Australia.
She leads the team at Women’s and Breast Imaging (WBI) as a business owner, clinical director, and principal breast imaging specialist. She is committed to creating a positive, healthy, inclusive workplace environment for her staff and patients. WBI is a 40-year-old business which she took over in 2014.
It is a boutique breast imaging centre based in Cottesloe, the only private imaging centre in Western Australia which offers a one-stop-shop dedicated in screening and diagnosis of breast diseases in women, including paediatrics and men.
Vanessa is married with a son and daughter and contributes actively to her community in numerous ways.
She enjoys completing triathlon, half ironman, cycling and marathon events. She is also a member of a Filipino-Australian church choir (San Lorenzo Ruiz Choir).