T.J. Roe

Art Director/Graphic Design/Visual Consultant

Los Angeles, CA, USA
"You never change things by fighting the existing reality. To change something, build a new model that makes the existing model obsolete." - Buckminster Fuller

Work Experience

The Viper Room

Head of Marketing, Design, Operations

Marketing, Social Media, Design, Operations, Stage Manager
March 2015 - Present California, United States


Freelance Art Director for Print & Digital Entertainment

Design for DVD/CDs, key art and posters for independent features, flyers, handbills, gigposters, band merchandise, web graphics, electronic press kits, social media assets, and email blasts. Audio & video editing.
March 2003 - Present West Hollywood, California, United States

Jewel Box Platinum

Graphic Designer, Art Director

Designed the best gold and platinum record awards for one of only 4 RIAA certified studios in the US. Built company website and established social media presence. Trained and assisted fellow designers on advanced design techniques. Pitched plans to make the office streamline and paper-free with Production Management Software and Electronic Ticketing.
July 2013 - September 2014 Marina del Rey, California, United States

High Voltage Magazine

Art Director, Layout Editor, Graphic Designer

Art Direction/Layout Editing/Graphic Design for an LA-based quarterly music magazine.
November 2012 - August 2014 West Hollywood, California, United States

POV Entertainment Design

Art Director/Graphic Designer

Conceptualized and Designed DVD Packaging, Key Art and Advertisements for Home Entertainment. Clients included HBO, Warner Bros, Lions Gate, Paramount, ESPN, Regent Releasing, Genius Entertainment, etc...
May 2007 - March 2009 North Hollywood, California, United States

Dakota Films

Graphics BrandX with Russell Brand

Graphics, Photoshop Jokes and Season 2 Identity Design for 21 episodes of the talk show Brand X with Russell Brand on FX.
November 2012 - May 2013 Hollywood, California, United States

Necropolis Group

Production Manager; Promoter; Graphic Designer

Event creator for 21+ and all ages open mic nights. Talent buyer for feature acts and special events. Coordination of event staff and volunteers. Live sound engineer, lighting. Social media management, online marketing, promotions, interviews with newspaper, radio, and television. Design, printing, and distribution of promotional flyers and handbills.
October 2011 - September 2012 Grand Island, Nebraska, United States

KAV & The Blaggers

Tour Manager; Graphic Designer, Talent

Guitar & drum tech, travel planning, logistics, booking shows, accounting, social media management, tour van driver. Designed CD jackets, web graphics, electronic press kits, tour posters, audio & video editing.
September 2009 - August 2012 London, United Kingdom


Hixon-Lied College Of Fine And Performing Arts At The University Of Nebraska

Bachelor of Fine Arts w/Studio Emphasis - Graphic Design

August 2001 - December 2006 Lincoln, Nebraska, United States


English (Native),
French (Beginner),


After Effects, Art Direction, HTML, Illustrator, Indesign, Marketing, Painting, Photoshop, Power Tools, Premeiere Pro, Rock And Roll, Screenprinting, T-shirt Design, Tour Management, Trained Crew Driver, Visual Consulting, WordPress,