Melissa Augusto

Virtual Office Assistant & Founder of STARRY Business Solutions

Helping You Grow Your Business!

“In the year 2000, I embarked on my entrepreneurial journey when I founded Starry Business Solutions. With a passion for business and a heart set on making a difference, my aim was to leverage my skills and expertise to support fellow business owners in achieving their goals.”

Melissa Augusto

About Our Founder

Melissa Augusto, the visionary behind STARRY Business Solutions since June 2000, brings a wealth of experience to the table. With over three decades of expertise spanning administrative, product marketing, and management domains, she is a seasoned professional. Melissa’s academic foundation includes an Honours BA degree from the University of Western Ontario, and she holds certifications in Extended DISC and Devine Inventory, alongside expertise in InterviewRight by the Devine Group.

With a history of exceptional performance in the High Tech industry, Melissa ascended the corporate ranks, progressing from an administrative assistant to the role of Product Marketing Manager. She adeptly managed accounts for prestigious corporations like Intel, Toshiba, and Motorola, showcasing her expertise. Melissa’s professional journey encompasses a broad spectrum of office management facets, ranging from smaller private enterprises to major Fortune 500 companies. This diverse experience has endowed Melissa with a holistic grasp of the unique demands presented by small, medium, and corporate businesses, allowing her to skillfully tailor her abilities to meet their specific needs.

Values & Beliefs


At STARRY, we hold reliability as a fundamental core value in our operations. This commitment entails a steadfast focus on consistency, punctuality, and accountability when handling tasks and meeting deadlines.


We place effective communication at the core of our approach at STARRY. It extends beyond providing clear and timely responses; it encompasses active listening to gain a comprehensive understanding of our clients’ requirements and preferences.


Safeguarding confidentiality stands as a paramount principle at STARRY. We deeply respect the trust our clients place in us, often sharing sensitive information, including private data, intricate business strategies, and personal details.

Other Signature Strengths

  • Zoom Production
  • Customer Service Specialist
  • Communication
  • Extended DISC Certified
  • Devine Inventory Certified,
  • Devine Group InterviewRight
  • Hiring/Interviewing
  • Employee On-Boarding
  • Canada Ontario Job Grant (COJG) Applications
  • Sandler Training Sales Certified – Bronze

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