A graduate of University of Western’s MBA program, Mark Burgess and his family owned the OHL Sudbury Wolves Hockey Club for 30 years – from 1986-2016. The Burgess family remains the longest-serving family-ownership group in all of the Canadian Hockey League. In 1992, Mark initiated BK Corporate Marketing with Outside Bench advertising. The company expanded to include Sudbury Airport, Transit Shelters and Arena Advertising throughout Northeastern Ontario. After selling the Sudbury Wolves & BK Corporate Marketing business, Mark renewed his interest in the Outdoor and Arena advertising business and began Northern Transit & Arena Advertising Agency in 2017. NTAAA now services 15 community arenas in Greater Sudbury along with the Outdoor Transit markets of North Bay and Sault Ste Marie.