Christie Thom: General Manager
Christy Thom is a successful marketing professional and entrepreneur with a BS in Business Management and a Masters Degree in Education. She has more than 15 years of corporate marketing experience and as co-founder of the Visum Group LLC Christy has been the lead marketing consultant for small to midsize businesses since 2009. Specializing in creating something from nothing, she focuses attention to the detail in branding, marketing, planning and execution, growing strong teams and teaching company owners how to achieve their desired goals through marketing and team building.
Janet Folk: Owner
Janet Folk is owner of Dogtopia of South of Coast. Jan has an extensive background in the insurance industry having founded and led insurance companies, primarily in Western Canada.
A life-long philanthropist, Janet has dedicated years of service to the care of animals, including serving on the Edmonton Humane Society board. She also founded the Orange Dog Foundation and spends her time saving dogs from being euthanized by raising funds for the Humane Society as well as developing the globally renowned rescue effort called “Freedom Fights”. Janet and Orange Dog orchestrate Freedom Flights where abandoned puppies are transported to locations with forever homes awaiting.
With Dogtopia, she extends this love of rescuing animals to the care of animals. She feels that everyone should be able to have a dog, and Dogtopia enables pet parenthood through socialization, education and exercise.
Pam N. is the current Store Manager at Dogtopia. She has been with Dogtopia South Coast for a little over 2 years. Pam has 2 dogs, a Rottweiler and a St. Bernard.
Dani T. is a Shift Lead and Marketing assistant. She has been with Dogtopia for 15 months and currently owns a Dachshund Mix.
Billy T. is the lead Canine Coach at Dogtopia. He has been working with Dogtopia South Coast for 2 years and is loved by ALL the dogs at our location.
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