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ELEVATE: Spotlighting Small Business
North Vancouver is home to a robust and thriving community of small businesses of all different shapes and sizes. These businesses are the ones that we patronize on an every day basis; they are the bedrock of our local economy.
Join us and be inspired by our panel of local business leaders, who will share the strategies that they use to turn challenges into opportunities.
Keynote Speaker - Andrea Scott, Co-Founder & CEO of skoah
Andrea Scott is the co-owner, co-founder of skoah Inc and CEO of skoah Franchising Inc. skoah is a Vancouver based company with 15 locations in Canada and the USA. The company is on a rapid expansion path with a target of 250 franchised locations in the next 5 years. skoah has created a new category in the health and wellness space that focuses on empathy and personalization.
In 2016 she won the Veuve Clicquot Canadian Business Woman Award and has been a YWCA Woman of Distinction Nominee twice. She is an active mentor of women in business and volunteers time with the Forum For Women Entrepreneurs. Andrea is on the Board of Directors for Coast Mental Health in Vancouver, BC and is a speaker at numerous events focused on Leadership, Entrepreneurship, Core Values and Goal Setting.
ELEVATE is a celebration of our local economy. Connect with industry leaders and discover the unique challenges and opportunities facing your industry in North Vancouver.
- Learn first-hand how each industry relates to and affects your business.
- Listen to industry experts share their experience and knowledge.
- Network with your peers and those who have an interest in the field.