... by the International Association of Top Professionals


TSO Foundation Board Director Janice Wilson-Foster, above, has been selected as Top Fundraising Consultant of the Year or 2017 by the International Association of Top Professionals (IAOTP), for her outstanding leadership in business and as an outstanding entrepreneur. Janice will receive the award in person at IAOTP’s Annual Award Gala which will take place in New York, Saturday December 16th 2017 at the Ritz Carlton Battery Park.

While inclusion with the international Association of Top Professionals is an honour in itself, only a few members in each discipline are chosen for this distinction.  These special honourees are distinguished based on their professional accomplishments, academic achievements, leadership abilities, longevity in the field and other affiliations and contributions to their communities. 

With over 3 decades of professional experience as a Fundraising Professional, Janice has helped to establish Foundations, conduct annual appeals, manage special events and has worked nationally for diverse clients inclusive of welfare agencies, universities, schools, hospitals, medical research institutes and other non-profit organizations. 

Her prior roles include Capital Campaign Director for The University of Queensland, Major Gifts Director for Yalari Limited, Inaugural Director for the Queensland Museum Foundation and Philanthropy Manager for La Boite Theatre Company. 

The President of IAOTP, Stephanie Cirami stated, “Choosing Janice for this award was an easy decision for our panel to make.  She is talented, motivating, inspiring and we felt she would make an amazing asset to our organisation.  We are looking forward to meeting her at the gala and know we will see more amazing things from this beautiful woman.”

Throughout her illustrious career Janice has been recognized worldwide for her outstanding leadership and for her commitment to be active in her community.  She has been a Board Member of the Starlight Children’s Foundation Queensland; a 2004 Queensland Finalist in the Telstra Australian Business Woman of the Year Awards and is currently on the Board of Directors of the Tasmanian Symphony Orchestra Foundation. In 2013 she received Outstanding Professional of the Year by Cambridge Publishing for her excellence as an entrepreneur.

The International Association of Top Professionals (IAOTP) is an international boutique networking organisation who handpicks the world’s finest, most prestigious top professionals from different industries.

IAOTP’s experts have given thousands of top prestigious professionals around the world, the recognition and credibility that they deserve and have helped in building their branding empires. 

For more Information on IAOTP, please visit: http://www.iaotp.com

For more information about the TSO Foundation please visit: https://www.tso.com.au/support/tso-foundation/