Marissa Loewen is a community catalyst. business strategist and event planner. With over 20 years in corporate communications, media relations, website design, online advertising and social media, Marissa has run her own pop up events company for 10 years. Partnering with global names like Etsy, Marissa creates intentional economic events that spark creativity, innovation and design. Marissa also is the Chief Nourishment Officer and Business Strategist with Create the Rules Catalyst, a one-of-a-kind space that offers unlimited 1:1 and community-led support for business owners, change makers and culture creators. With a combined use of virtual co-working, a private community, personal whiteboards and a growing library of tools, courses and downloads, the Catalyst is changing the way business owners can be supported in growing and scaling their business.
Marissa Loewen is a Transformational Business Coach, Community Catalyst and Creative Entrepreneur. Marissa’s first foray into owning a business began at age 11, when Marissa wanted to sell cold milk and chocolate milk to classmates at lunchtime. With permission from Marissa’s grade school, a janitor’s closet was turned into a thriving food service business. With a corporate background in media, marketing, communications, online sales and web design, Marissa created one of the first pop up companies in North American focusing on made-local and art sold in temporary retail shops, art galleries and large scale events, partnering with Etsy Canada.
Marissa works with small business owners to create the rules in order to create thriving, resilient, prosperous businesses that fuel the business owner. She has been in business for 10 years as an event planner and 6 years as an independent coach, mentor and business advisor.
Find more about her at www.createtherules.com and instagram.com/createtherules