My name is Aaron Tansil.
I am a Graphic Communicator and a
problem solver. Let’s work together.
Toronto born and raised, Aaron has always been a student of design. After graduating with honours from GBC School of Design he worked as a freelance designer before starting his career. Aaron spends his free-time either watching movies, listening to audiophile music or enjoying the latest PS4 release. He is also a big Star Wars nerd. (Pre-Disney)
Received a 2015 Merit Award from the ADCC for thesis project.
Won the Umbra Award of Excellence in final year of Graphic Design.
Achieved a Merit Award in 2015 GRAPHIS New Talent category.
Achieved Semifinalist distinction on 3 projects in the 2014 Adobe Design awards out of a International competition featuring over 5000 entries.
Achieved Runner-Up status in the 2014 IAPHC Design Challenge competition.
Created a Freelance design studio in 2012 and welcomed my first national retail client.
Coordinated and directed local retail annual inventory loss prevention from 5%+ to 0.6% in one year.
Successfully directed national inventory initiatives for a national retail brand in addition to streamlining procedures and protocols for improved loss prevention company-wide.
Adaptable and able to work on multiple projects without compromise.
Ambitious and creatively hungry.
Working in E-Commerce has helped me to develop a client focused nature in which I ensure that the client is getting the best possible outcome and that they are always happy.
Being reliable is one of my core attributes and something that I take very seriously. I do not stop until the job is done and I am always the last person to leave the office.
Working in the retail inventory sector has developed my organizational skills which has led to record loss prevention numbers.
I have become very resourceful and able to work with teams to utilize their various strengths, ensuring that the outcome is the best that we can offer.
February 2019 - Present
HM&E Design Communications
May 2016 - December 2018
Senior Graphic Designer
Shape Products Ltd.
March 2016 – May 2016
Contract Graphic Designer
Hambly & Woolley
April 2015 – September 2015
School of Performing Arts, George Brown College
September 2012 – Present
Aaron Tansil Design
March 2010 – September 2012
National E-Commerce Admin & In-house Graphic Designer
French Connection Canada Ltd.
Graphic Design with Honours
George Brown College
2010 - 2012
Graphic Communications Mangement
Adobe CC ‘19 - Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign, After Effects, Premiere Pro, Lightroom
Microsoft Office - Word, Excel, Powerpoint
Web & App Design Platforms - SquareSpace, WIX, Wordpress, Dreamweaver, Invision
HTML & CSS coding
MAC & PC OS