jes tongio's c.v.

Jes Tongio is creative producer based in Toronto. She specializes in creating provocative, high-quality visuals and writing perspective-shifting content. Her work often consists of overseeing digital strategies and content production, leading teams of talented producers, and performing quality control. She believes that digital production and being a creative leader isn’t just about publishing content — it’s about taking an active role in art’s natural evolution to spark emotion, create discussion, and challenge the way we think.
Work Experience
2010–Present Freelance Creative Producer
2014–2019 Senior Writer / Digital Producer, CBC (Factual Entertainment)
2010–2014 Senior Writer, CBC (
2012 Associate Producer, CBC Docs
2008–2011 Ryerson Off-Campus Living Link, Ryerson University
2007–2011 Bachelor of Journalism (BJ), Ryerson University (Toronto, ON)
Honours & Awards
2017 Canadian Screen Award, Best Cross-Platform Project (Non-Fiction)
2009 Sports Media Canada, Student Award
2007 Toronto Star High School Newspaper Award, Reporting
Technical Skills
Adobe Creative Suite (Photoshop, Premiere Pro, Audition, Illustrator, InDesign), DSLR photography/videography, HTML/CSS, PHP, WordPress, SEO, social media analytics.