Pharmacist wins ACT Businesswoman of the Year

A tragedy at the pharmacy prompted a change of thinking

Pharmacist Elise Apolloni (pictured) has been named Telstra's ACT Businesswoman of Year for her ability to turn challenges into opportunities to better help customers.

Elise Apolloni

Ms Apolloni, the managing partner of Capital Chemist Wanniassa, south of Canberra, ACT, has also taken home the state's Young Businesswoman of the Year and Entrepreneur of the Year Awards.

“I am 29 years old. Having this opportunity at such a young age is really incredible,” she tells Pharmacy News.

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