In Focus is our gift to the community. A way for us to help show our recognition for the people, businesses and organizations that help make our city great. The team at KamloopsBCNow.com is passionate about this community and the people that make it amazing. We want to show our friends, neighbours, family and colleagues that we notice them and the fabulous things that they do.
What is your name?
Dr. Chris Brink
What do you always find yourself saying?
It’s all good until it’s not!
If you could spend one whole day with anyone in the world who is currently alive, who would you select and why?
Richard Branson. I love his spirit and entrepreneurship. He doesn’t take life too seriously.
If you were to receive any existing public award, what award would you like to win?
Business Excellence Award
If you could spend a day with any historical figure, who would you choose and why?
Nelson Mandela. He has been part of my past and my history. He is a great example of someone who can forgive and inspire people.
Who inspires you?
My mom and dad.
What are three things on your bucket list?
Taking a cooking course in Tuscany
Diving with the great white sharks
Visiting the Baden region of Germany (wine tours)
If you had an enormous yacht, what would you name it?
If you could foresee a single day of your future in its entirety, what date would you select?
What are you passionate about?
Business ideas and travel
What has been your favourite day of your life, up to this point?
The days my son and daughter were born.
What has been your proudest accomplishment?
Moving to Canada and building a new life with minimal resources. As well as being accepted as a Canadian from day one!
Where is your favourite place to dine in Kamloops? What do you like about it?
The Brownstone. They are willing to push the envelope with food.
What is your favourite activity or event in Kamloops? Why
Golfing. It is a long time passion of mine and Kamloops has many great courses to play at.
What is the name of your business/organization?
SKIN Kamloops (aka South Central Laser)
What does your business/organization do?
We specialize in non-surgical cosmetic treatments.
Where can people find you or your business online?
Where can people find your business on Facebook?
What is your Twitter account?
What is your mission?
At SKIN, we employ cutting edge technology in all of our procedures making our clients benefit from the latest research and development available in the field of non-surgical cosmetic and medical treatments
If you could achieve one thing within your field, what would it be?
Be known as the premier destination in the Interior.
Where do you want your business/organization to be in five years?
Prospering in Kamloops and possibly franchising in South Africa.
Who do you consider to be a forerunner within your field?
Dr. Bill McGillvry in Vancouver
What three qualities do you feel that your business/organization exemplifies?
Professionalism, friendly, and skilled.
What would you like to say to your employees/volunteers?
We appreciate you.
How does your business/organization impact the community?
We offer a high quality service in this field.
If you were trapped in an elevator with several wealthy investors from any field, which field would you want them to be experts in? What would say to them/talk about?
Real estate investors. I like to talk about real estate investing pitfalls.
If I could change one thing about Kamloops, it would be:
The shopping experience. We need a better selection of high end products.
What do you think makes Kamloops great?
The people that live here!
My choice for the Kamloops In Focus spotlight is:
Jeff Arnold (A&T)
We encourage you to leave your comments and words of support below, and submit your own nomination by clicking HERE. You are also welcome to submit a form of your own by clicking HERE. Thank you, Kamloops!