Maurissa graduated from Cambrian College of Applied Arts and Technology in 1992 with a Diploma in Graphic Design. In 1994, Maurissa and Johnny launched Creative Odyssey Marketing and Design and she has been the creative force behind its success. Maurissa is a Registered Graphic Designer with The Association of Registered Graphic Designers of Ontario, a professional body for graphic designers in the province of Ontario. This Association grants graphic designers who qualify the right to the exclusive use of the designation and is the governing and disciplinary body for its members. She has designed and created marketing, advertising and corporate images for all market sectors. She can provide bilingual customer service in both English and French (oral and written). Maurissa is also very active in her community, as she donates her time to various community organization. In 2006, she was recognized with a Greater Sudbury and Manitoulin 40 Under 40 Award, which celebrates young men and women in the community as leaders.
Johnny graduated from Cambrian College of Applied Arts and Technology in Sudbury in 1988 with a Diploma in Business, and from Lake Superior State University in Michigan in 1989 with a Bachelor of Science Degree in Business Administration, and has obtained his Certification in Trade Show Marketing (CTSM) from Northern Illinois University. Johnny has extensive experience as a marketing consultant, has conducted sales and marketing seminars, and teaches marketing at the post secondary level. With many years of marketing and advertising experience, Johnny has a thorough understanding of the marketing and advertising process. His ability to coordinate short and long term projects, as well as his understanding of the industry, enables Creative Odyssey to provide an exceptional product for each and every client.