Bachelor of Fine Arts, Ohio U., 1951; postgraduate, New York University, 1951-1952; postgraduate, The New School, New York City, 1955-1956.
Artist/designer, Donahue & Coe Advertising, New York City, 1951-1954; art director, Smith, Hagel & Knudsen, Inc., New York City, 1954-1956; art director, Farson, Huff & Northlich, Cincinnati, 1956-1960; vice president, art director, Fabian, Inc., Cincinnati, 1960; president, Stewart & Tassian, Cincinnati, 1961-1973; president, George Tassian Organisation, Inc., Cincinnati, since 1973. Judge various juried competitions. Guest lecturer U. Cincinnati.
Member Advertising Club of Cincinnati (board directors 1980-1983), Art Directors Club Cincinnati (vice president 1960-1962), Bankers Club, University Club, Masons (district deputy 1980-1983), Shriner.
Married Norma Lenore Lee, August 15, 1953. Children: Eliza Lee, Norma Kitsa.