Meet the Team
Between us - we take good care of your web site!
Back2Front has assembled a team of Internet experts with different specialties from across the GTA who work online independently from their own homes and offices to provide you with
the best web site management services available in Canada.
We meet with our independent subcontractors monthly in Pickering or Thornhill for intensive training sessions in-order to stay at the cutting edge of technology and to meet the diverse needs of our clients. Below are some of our team members.
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You may contact team members directly; however, their availability and schedules differ, and may change at any time. For a guaranteed response and the quickest turnaround time, contact Support
Aaron has been with Back2Front since 2006; he is a Newmarket web developer and one of our project managers. He is also a programmer helping to maintain our back–end systems. Aaron is a fantastic problem solver; difficulties rarely stay difficult for long when Aaron is on the case!
Aaron has a Computer Programming Diploma from Georgian College, and
a BBA from Laurentian University.
Aaron loves to cook and has an awesome recipe for chocolate cheese cake! He is reportedly just starting to teach himself how to play guitar.
Curtis is a Toronto web developer and photographer extraordinaire. At Back2Front, he functions as one of our CSS (Cascading Style Sheets) experts, assists with
training, and helps out in the marketing department with business networking.
Curtis studied at Guelph-Humber University with a major in Media Studies.
Curtis loves to travel. In 2011 he toured Australia, NewZealand, Hong Kong, Japan, and worked for Back2Front on the midnight shift during most of the trip.
Janet is a web developer in North York, Toronto and a Professional Engineer (P.Eng). She graduated from the University of Waterloo with a Bachelor of Applied Science in Electrical Engineering with Computer Science Option (Honours CO–OP).
She has spent many years working as a software engineer in the communications industry (Bell Northern Research, Northern Telecom Ltd., Zoomit Corp., Microsoft).
Janet has a passion for programming and problem solving, and is a busy mother of three kids and a cat!
Jacqueline Visconti is one of our web site developers and SEO specialists in Durham.
She opted to leave a long career in the corporate world to help out at Back2Front.
She holds a Bachelor of Education in Adult Education, a Post Graduate
Diploma in Corporate Communications, and a Diploma in Teaching English as a
Second Language. Prior to joining us, she was a financial and technical
writer, and she continues to write blogs and articles.
When she is not
working hard on your web sites, she escapes to the forests of Ontario with
her beautiful white-tailed horse.
Louise is a web site designer in Durham and one of the project managers at Back2Front. Her organizational skills and attention to detail are the reasons so many of our clients mention her by name when they recommend our service to their contacts.
Louise has a background in graphic design, changing to web design after obtaining a certificate in Web Design and Development at Durham College.
Her hobbies include gardening, painting, and fostering homeless dogs.
Len is an information technology (IT) professional who has been dedicated to enhancing his skills in Internet technology throughout his career. He works as a web developer for Back2Front in Mississauga and is a Wordpress expert.
When he is not on the slopes, on his bike, or involved in his passion for photography.
Avril is one of our busiest web developers in Thornhill. She turns out more work in a week than seems humanly possible. Our clients love her and often ask for Avril by name, which tells us not only is she fast but she does excellent work too!
Avril is a dedicated mom of a tween and is very active in her daughter's school.
Susan is a web site developer in Durham at Back2Front helping to maintain web sites for our large client base.
She holds a Web Designer Diploma from the Academy of Learning School of Art and Design. She also runs a small web site company called Monarch Web Works.
Susan is heavily involved with minor Hockey with her 2 sons and served in the positions of Manager,
Convener, Deputy Treasurer, and Executive Board Member of the East Gwillimbury Minor Hockey league.
Patricia is one of our web site developers in Oshawa, and is also one of our most active SEO experts. She graduated from The University of Western Ontario with a Bachelor of Arts degree in History and English, and went on to earn her Master of Arts in Journalism, where she specialized in new media. Prior to joining Back2Front, Patricia spent a decade writing for various high-tech publications.
Patricia is a proud mother of 2 small children.
Pratik is a talented Toronto web programmer. If you ask for something interesting to be built, Pratik will likely be involved. He is also quite a good teacher (for a
soft-spoken guy) and often leads training seminars for Back2Front. Pratik graduated with a degree in electrical engineering from the University of Toronto,
completed his MBA from the Schulich School of Business, and has been working in information technology (IT) for more than 15 years.
Pratik is a Jeopardy fan and he has created on-line Jeopardy games with industry relevant questions for Back2Front fun training sessions. Our team loves it!
Laura is a web designer in Pickering and joined the Back2front team in 2007 as a graphic designer and brings with her more than 17 years of experience in design. She studied Commercial Art at
George Brown College, Graphic Design at Durham College and Animation at O.C.A.D. Her background is in video, speaker support and new media design (web, print,
DVD and e-learning). Laura has a real passion for design and can translate your vision in a timely and enjoyable manner.
When she's not creating visually
appealing web sites, she is out enjoying life with her six-year-old daughter.
Catherine is a web developer and a programmer in Whitby. Her depth and breadth of knowledge in Internet technologies makes her a asset at Back2Front. She used to run her own web design business but now works with us and is a developer with the city of Toronto.
Catherine has a big heart and has worked extensively with disadvantaged children.
Bruce is one of our SEO experts and handles our Guaranteed Placement SEO Program.
Bruce has been CEO of Avalanche Search Marketing Inc. since 2001 and has been doing search engine optimization since 1996 when he created his first web site.
Bruce is an expert equestrian and here he is with his horse Gamble.
A.J. is passionate about ensuring our customers have computers that work properly for them. If you need computer assistance and you are in the east end of
Toronto, A.J. will be happy to help. A.J.'s company, ATM Consulting, provides full Windows PC service, including troubleshooting,
virus protection, networking and wireless, hardware upgrades, data recovery,
computer repair, spyware removal, backups, and data protection.
AJ Reads science fiction novels in his spare time - Beam me up Scotty!
The Technology Coach is here for you when your business needs information technology service, support, training and coaching. We keep your technology running, your business growing and your costs inside your budget. Serving the West GTA since 1992 from Toronto to Hamilton. www.thetechnologycoach.ca
Scott is an avid net-worker, a founding member of BCX, a regular at BNI meetings, and you may also meet him at any of the other events across the GTA.
What is he working on now? God only knows, but you can bet it will be the best in the industry.
Arnon is the "Back" in Back2Front. He is a Thornhill web developer and programmer. He builds and maintains the back–end systems upon which all the rest of us depend. He has his MBA, a degree in computer science, and has worked for some very large companies such as Reuters and MCI Worldcom.
- The "check" script that keeps all of our web site code correct, all links working, and all forms working? –he built that.
- The billing system which ensures the accurate tracking of all the money that is coming and going? –he built that.
- The ABC, the online system where the Back2Front team logs in to receive and record their work? –he built that.
- The application software that all of our developers use to build our web sites efficiently and quickly? –he built that.
- The shopping cart that can handle any combination of discounts, coupons, taxes, shipping rules, product bundles, specials, and payment systems you can think of? –he built that.
Candace is the "Front" of Back2Front, she is a web designer in Claremont, Pickering. She handles sales and marketing for the company, and is also involved in the customer retention, design, and SEO aspects of company operations. Candace is an expert in human/computer user interface, web design, and search engine optimization.
Candace was educated in Fine Art and Agriculture at the University of Guelph and in Computer Programming at the University of Ryerson. She worked for Sun Microsystems, MCI–WorldCom, and Tucows.
Candace is a graduate of the Christopher Leadership Course in effective speaking.
Candace is an artist, web designer, computer programmer, entrepreneur, writer, and a formally–trained public speaker, but her real passion is gardening.
Dragonflies are Candace's favourite insect, and there are several flying over the pond in her garden every summer.
We chose the dragonfly as our company mascot partly because we admire many of their qualities. Using a dragonfly as a mascot and in our logo helps people remember us, and that's good too!
- Dragonflies eat mosquitoes—how can you not like a creature that does that?
- Dragonflies are beautiful—just like our web sites.
- Dragonflies are fast—just like our fast update service.
- Dragonflies have the best eyesight of any animal.
- Dragonflies are harmless to people and most people like them.
- In many cultures, dragonflies are considered lucky and harbingers of good fortune.
- Dragonflies are native to Canada; Back2Front is a Canadian company using Canadian talent.