Carol Ann Cole is a best-selling author, a professional speaker and the founder of the Comfort Heart Initiative...having raised over 1.5 million dollars to date for cancer research and other programs with The Canadian Cancer Society.

The author of five non-fiction books and four novels in The Paradise Series, Carol Ann is passionate about her writing. She listens to her characters carefully ensuring that every character enjoys a turn on the dance floor.  

With her non-fiction hat on Carol Ann is working on an update to Lessons Learned Upside the Head to be published later this year.

Carol Ann has battled and beaten breast cancer twice and is often asked to share that experience.  

With presentations that speak to the balance we all seek between work and home life, Carol Ann can speak to change, teamwork, communication, and how to stay motivated in all that we do. She is as comfortable with executives as she is with the first person of contact in any company. Carol Ann will tailor a presentation unique to you and your team.

Already a Member of the Order of Canada, Carol Ann has received numerous additional awards including; the Queen Elizabeth 11 Silver and Golden Jubilee Medals, the elite Maclean's Honour Role, the Terry Fox Citation of Honour, Bell Canada Heroes Award and L'Oreals dozen outstanding Canadians celebrating International Women's Day. She is profiled in 'Canadian Who's Who' and in the 2005 edition of '1000 Great Women of the 21st Century.'

In addition to her website Carol Ann can be reached via numerous social media sites not limited to; Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, Linkedin etc.