Kristen Wood is the CEO + Creator of THE TEN SPOT®. As CEO, Kristen’s main focus is on brand oversight, development and expansion – she has her hands in everything; from developing new service protocols to designing collateral and wining and dining all our new franchise partners. Kristen was named one of PROFIT/Chatelaine Magazine’s top 100 female entrepreneurs in Canada in 2016 and has landed THE TEN SPOT® on PROFIT 500’s fastest growing companies in 2016. Since its first opening THE TEN SPOT® has grown exponentially across Canada with plans for the US of A! When Kristen is not in the office she is swooning over her young son and enjoying weekly date nights with her Hubby.
It felt like a lovely bit of serendipity that Mila Kunis released an inspiring piece about pushing back against misogyny in the entertainment business, and shortly afterwards, inspiring new visuals for the Wonder Woman movie were released. Women are taking a stand, on the screen and in real life.
That night I wrote my business plan, signed a lease in Toronto's up-and-coming Queen West neighbourhood without financing (!), and went to the bank for a Canadian small business loan. A few short months later The Ten Spot Beauty Bar was born.
10/25/2016 02:17 EDT
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