Arron Tierney


Manchester, United Kingdom
Creative with an ear for heavy music and an eye for all things wildlife, astronomy, science and tech related. Currently working as Art Director & Graphic Designer at Monopoly Events - organisers of some of the UK's biggest fan conventions.

Work Experience

Elastic Creative

Senior Designer

June 2018 - Edinburgh, United Kingdom

Monopoly Events

Art Director & Graphic Designer

April 2017 - May 2018 Manchester, United Kingdom

Upp B2B

Creative Designer

August 2014 - April 2017 Manchester, United Kingdom

Gyro Worldwide


After 18 months as a Junior Designer at Gyro I have been promoted to Designer. My most recent work has involved creative direction, design and animation for Powwownow, Stoneridge, Marshalls, DuPont, Intuit, Temsa, Tetrapak and On The Beach.
March 2013 - August 2014 Manchester, United Kingdom

Gyro Worldwide

Junior Designer

During my time at Gyro I have worked in a design and art direction role, coming up with concepts and producing designs/animations for both on and offline media with clients such as DuPont, Powwownow, DAF, G4S, BDO, HML, Amey, Stoneridge, HSS Hire and Marshalls.
November 2011 - March 2013 Manchester, United Kingdom



This role at Amaze was primarily working with Creative Director Ross Mawdsley and Senior Creative Bes Bujupi on the Lexus suite of European websites and other digital media. Plus providing support for other accounts across the company.
June 2011 - November 2011 Manchester, United Kingdom


Digital Artworker

My role in the first year at Amaze was in creating web layouts, assets and animation for clients such as Siemens, The Co-operative, Dr. Oetker (Chicago Town), Odeon Cinemas, Talk Talk, NHBC, Snazaroo and Places For People.
June 2010 - June 2011 Manchester, United Kingdom

Code Computerlove

Freelance Graphic Designer

July 2009 - September 2009 Manchester, United Kingdom

Code Computerlove

Graphic Design Placement

July 2009 - July 2009 Manchester, United Kingdom

Pravda Advertising

Creative Placement

June 2009 - June 2009 Manchester, United Kingdom

Street College Ltd

Graphic Designer & Production Assistant

July 2007 - April 2008 Oldham, United Kingdom

Oldham Theatre Workshop

Stage and Prop Designer/builder

June 2006 - August 2006 Oldham, United Kingdom


Manchester Metropolitan University

Design & Art Direction BA

September 2007 - June 2010 Manchester, United Kingdom


English (Native),


Chip Shop Awards

Best Charity Advert



Best Print & Outdoor


Chip Shop Awards

Best use of shocking copy


B2B Marketing Awards

Best SME-targeted campaign (Runner-up)



Adobe Aftereffects, Adobe Flash, Adobe Illustrator, Adobe Indesign, Adobe Photoshop, Animation, Art Direction, Branding, Keynote , Layout Design, Logo Design, Maxon CINEMA 4D, Photo Manipulation, Powerpoint,