Our Team

Brian Snow

Owner / President

With over 30 years of experience in the construction industry, Brian has the knowledge needed to place the right worker with the right client.

Originally from Newfoundland, Brian was raised in an extremely hard working and competitive family and started his construction career young restoring historic homes with one of his 16 siblings. Over the last 30 years, Brian has honed his craft as a carpentry, superintendent, and a businessman in the construction industry.

In 2013, Brian was introduced to the construction staffing industry and with his extensive knowledge of construction and his competitive nature, Brian has built a reputation as the “go to guy” in the industry. Brian’s moto in life is, “I will make it happen” that has translated extremely well to his skilled trades and labour leasing career. Brian started SOS Labour Leasing after parting from his former company and partners in 2019.

Since 2019 Brian and his staff have built SOS from the ground up to be the #1 construction staffing company in western Canada.

You can reach Brian at brian@soslabourleasing.com

Steve Sorensen

Vice President

You can reach Steve at steve@soslabourleasing.com

Elisha Snow

Vernon Office Manager

Elisha was born and raised on a working acreage on Silver Star Mountain in Vernon BC, Being the oldest girl of 7 children, Elisha is no stranger to teamwork and working hard. Elisha comes from a long line of craftsmen and construction professionals, that she has worked beside and learned from over the years .

Elisha’s father Barry Stack owned and ran a successful hand crafted sign shop for many years in the Okanagan and Elisha worked right beside him and was hands on in that venture for many years. Elisha moved to Alberta to attend Red Deer College and graduated with a degree in oil and gas. After finishing her degree Elisha found her passion in the construction industry when she was offered a position with ITC. Over her time with ITC and SOS Elisha gained the knowledge which has lead her to become extremely proficient in her role as office manager.

One of Elisha’s happiest and proudest moments in life is being able to move back to her home province and build a business that enables her to put people to work and watch them build a life for themselves and be successful.

You can reach Elisha at our Vernon office or at elisha@soslabourleasing.com

Konrad Dyck

Penticton Office Manager


You can reach Konrad at our Penticton office or at Konrad@soslabourleasing.com

Brad McAteer

Business Development Manager

The driving force to our outside sales role, Brad is committed to working directly with site operations to build strong relationships with our partners.

You will often see Brad driving around town, going to different sites around the Kelowna, Vernon and Penticton area. .

You can reach Brad through our Kelowna office or at Brad@soslabourleasing.com

Heather Richardson

Kelowna Office Manager

Heather is the main contact at our Kelowna office, and often the person you will talk to when you call in. She has been with us for 5 years now, and we love having her!

Heather is very helpful and often goes above and beyond in the office. Heather has called the Okanagan home for the year few years and loves living in the area. She often enjoys exploring different local activities with her daughter and granddaughter, soaking up what the Okanagan has to offer.

You can reach Heather at our Kelowna office or at heather@soslabourleasing.com

Chanel Brooks

Driver / Vernon Office Admin

Born and raised in Vernon, Chanel is extremely familiar with the area, and will get you to where you need to be efficiently and with a smile.

Chanel is the oldest in a large family of 8, she spends lots of time with her family, brothers, sisters and friends throughout the Okanagan
Valley. Chanel loves her natural products, always looking for the new trend or best way for her to maintain her health. She loves nature walks, and will cross the street to pet the dogs on the other side!

We love having her aboard the SOS team! You can reach Chanel through our Vernon office.

Allan Lainchbury


Al just joined the SOS team as our Kelowna dispatch driver. We look forward to working with Al and having him aboard the team!