Meet the Management Team
Skoah is led by an experienced management team that is passionate about your success in business and in life
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. Skoah is a facials-only membership concept with a proprietary skin care product line and began in 2001. 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. Her vision through franchising is to create an opportunity for others to become entrepreneurs and to mentor and support those on their journey to business ownership through skoah.
Andrea is a former elementary school teacher who then went on to run her own sales and marketing company in the fashion industry. She also ran her own PR and communications consultancy working with some top brands including Happy Planet and Grouse Mountain Resorts. She is the former brand manager of Lululemon Athletica. Andrea is skilled at building a strong culture and a company based on core values and goal setting.
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.
Andrea is also a mother of 4 children under the age of 10.
Chris holds a bachelor of commerce degree at University of British Columbia, and thoroughly enjoyed his “first career” as a commercial real estate advisor, specializing in retail tenant representation, site selection, and leasing. He expanded this offering to broader business advisory services.
He went on to lead business development and creative services at one of Vancouver’s largest digital agencies. He views franchising as an incredible opportunity to grow skoah in collaboration with other entrepreneurs.
Chris is passionate about creating phenomenal customer experiences. His extensive project management experience and expertise in creating people-centered operating systems leave him well suited to design the real estate, operating, customer care and marketing systems expected of a world class franchisor.
Chris also loves to spend active time with his four kids, coaching soccer, skiing, running, and exploring the local trails on his mountain bike.