“I worked with Aaron on several graphic design and website development projects over the last few years. The quality of Aaron’s work was always well above-average. He is very innovative and is able to think outside of the box. With other designers I have worked with, I’ve had to sit down and spell out the […]

Customer Experience Professional

“We have worked with Aaron Haydu on a variety of projects, including video concepting, animation with voiceover, etc. He has also done website programming for our company – from basic programming to advanced projects. He is very creative in coming up with resolutions and work-arounds when there are obstacles, and is very client focused in […]

CEO/Owner, Martopia

“I have had the pleasure of working with Aaron Haydu of Candu Creative on a number of projects over the past several years, including website design, development and maintenance, SEO optimization, Flash-based and traditional video production and electronic newsletter development and I have always been extremely happy with his work. Not only does Aaron delivery […]

VP Marketing, Enterprise Solutions

“Aaron was given the directive of creating a web presence for SVA – which had previously had none. Not only was it a creative and very eye-catching initial design – Aaron was very responsive at continually updating the site for us on an as-needed basis for many years to follow. Given my experiences with Aaron […]

Project Manager, Designer, Technology Director & Owner

“I highly recommend Aaron Z. Haydu and Candu Creative. Aaron has been providing quality marketing and public relations guidance, services and support to Racing for Recovery (501 c 3 nonprofit organization) since 2002. Aaron has always demonstrated high ethical characteristics, keeping the best interests of Racing for Recovery and the people we serve as paramount. […]

Founder & President, Counselor

“Aaron has been a tremendous help with my multiple endeavors over the past decade. He has provided everything from general graphic design, to fully-integrated multi-media websites and social media services. He has always demonstrated a high aptitude in all the services he offers, and maintained a positive, energetic attitude toward meeting my goals. He is […]

Account Representative

“I was in urgent need of a website update and found Candu Creative in a local Google search. After researching the Candu website to learn more about their capabilities, I contacted them. Aaron’s responsiveness, straight-forward approach to explaining the process and mutual expectations, combined with competitive pricing, made my decision between choices an easy one. […]

Health Professional, Children’s Advocate & Author

“I recommend Aaron and Candu Creative for graphic design, website development, search engine optimization and social media services. Aaron takes time to understand his clients’ unique needs and executes accordingly. My company needed to improve its online brand presence and enable automated information requests. But, there were unique challenges because we provide solutions in a […]

BioTech Owner

“I worked with Aaron on a photography project for the WCC Foundation. He was so flexible in meeting our needs and everyone, from staff to students to donors, enjoyed working with him!” Krissa R.

Director of Development

“I was looking for someone to give our brand identity new life and help increase its exposure. After conveying our goals to Aaron in developmental dialog, he was able to provide us with a fresh, modern new logo, forward thinking marketing standards, and a responsive, informative and socially integrated website that now works well as […]

Multi-sport Director & Owner

“I found Aaron easy to work with and willing to address my concerns with a professional insight that answered my questions, and helped me understand the process and reasoning behind his recommendations. I look forward to the consultation, design and maintenance services he will be providing again this year, that will work toward increasing our […]

Multi-sport Official

“Aaron’s expertise isn’t just in website design and functionality — he also provides great photography services which are critical to every web page. It’s unusual to find someone who can walk you through the entire site building process, provide the technical backbone AND take great shots to make it sparkle, too. Additionally, you’ll enjoy Aaron’s […]

Marketing Manager & Copywriter

“I highly recommend Aaron and Candu Creative for your graphic and website needs. He has been instrumental in the advertising, social media and print media involved in the Junior League of Toledo’s annual fundraiser this year. Aaron is very creative and easy to work with. He knows how to capture the attention of your target […]

Licensed Realtor

“Aaron was recommended to us and we have since hired him on other occasions because he was reliable, very personable and just a pleasure to work with! ” Eleanor S.

Communications & Change Management Lead

“Aaron has an authentic desire to serve his clients with solutions that will strategically meet their graphic, web and marketing needs for the long term. He is thorough, creative and fun to work with.” Aileen M.

Director of Marketing

“Aaron provided me with outstanding work from beginning to end, always surprising me with his well rounded knowledge of design. He developed [my] branding starting with logo revitalization all the way through the website design. He took the time to explain every step of the process and the whys for the colors, proportions and style […]

Interior Designer & Owner

“Aaron Z was fantastically detail oriented on a recent product shoot. Not only did the product look really good, the product shots as a family were very complimentary and useful. Aaron has a lovely personality to work with that enables the best customer focused result to shine through every time.” Sara B.

Founder & Partner, Marketing Consultant

“Aaron worked efficiently to get our Congressional campaign website up and running, dealing with our always hectic and short deadlines. The website is easy to navigate, visually pleasing, and hits all the points we deemed necessary. It is a key piece in our campaign and quite honestly, is better than most candidates and Representatives’ sites […]

Congressional Campaign Administrator

“Aaron is the “go-to” guy for freelance subcontract assignments. I have worked with him several times and found him to be an excellent designer that is detail-oriented, technically proficient and highly creative. In addition, he is just a really nice person to work with. When I gave assignment to Aaron, I knew they would be […]

Graphic Designer

“Aaron is very professional and posses great leadership qualities. Handles stressful and complex situations with ease.” Tiffany W. PhD

Clinical Research Coordinator

“I’ve worked with Aaron for over 4 years through my role as VP of the Ann Arbor Track Club/Chairperson to the Dexter-Ann Arbor run event. Our marquee annual event is large and consists of an expo, kids race, half marathon, 10k and 5k. The club outsourced marketing to Candu and performance has been excellent. Aaron […]

Risk Manager

“Highly recommended! Aaron is very hard-working, committed, energetic, and passionate with all that he approaches. He is highly dedicated to the community with his on-going desire to present and create positive experiences for all to enjoy and benefit from. His attention to detail in marketing, communications and digital media have proven to be paramount in […]

Certified Nurse Practitioner

“Aaron does a top shelf job of coordinating the vision of his customer with the expertise of his team to provide the participants of any event a positive visual, auditory and emotional experience before during and after an event that makes each one one special. He lets each member of the team know that their […]

Master of Ceremonies

“I have known Aaron for over 10 years and interact with Aaron on a person and professional level. I highly recommend Aaron for any photography, graphic, video, and social media/Marketing Communications work you might need. Aaron has welcoming personality when you meet him and then you will enjoy working with him and will want to […]

Senior Project Manager

“For several years I have been a photographer on Aaron’s digital media team, covering running events all over northwest Ohio and southeast Michigan. Aaron is very skilled in all aspects of leading and directing the team. His organizational skills are exceptional. For example, we cover many events each year, each with unique course layouts, and […]

Visual Multimedia Specialist

“I worked with Aaron on [a major] event as the Maumee Chamber partner. Aaron is great to collaborate with! He has unique ideas, creates excellent content, fabulous new logos and, my personal favorite, the videos! Aaron filmed while actually running in the half marathon so you can experience the POV of the runner. We help […]

Maumee Chamber of Commerce

“Aaron has been one of the longest users of RunSignup. He has been utilizing the software to help plan and develop some of the largest races in the greater Toledo, OH area. He has become an expert in the field of development, marketing, and communications on the event side. I would recommend him for all […]

Running Technology Professional

“Aaron is a wonderful person to work with. We’ve been collaborating for several years and he always bring a lot of creativity and attention to detail to his work. I’d highly recommend Aaron.” Whitney R.

Vice President of Public Relations