Robert Black and his brothers built Black's Photography into one of the most successful companies in Canadian history. He was the first Canadian President of the Photo Marketing Association International (now known as the PMA). Robert Black passed away unexpectedly in April 2009.
Marnie Maguire graduated from the creative writing programs at York University and the City University of New York. She received her doctorate from the University of Toronto in 1997. she has taught various forms of writing in universities, colleges, and community settings in southern Ontario, Manhattan, and Brooklyn, New York.