JO LORD, 9/17

JO LORD, 9/17

Over a decade of experience in leadership and design excellence. Extreme attention to detail. Highly organized. System efficiency designer. Constantly challenging the status quo and improving the way things are done. Minimalist in design and lifestyle. Live event production and on-air experience. Cool under pressure. Passionate about nonprofits and contributing to social causes.

Jo has a unique design aesthetic coming from a background in motion graphics and videography. With experience ranging from stop-motion to 3D motion graphics - he has a vast range of mediums he's familiar with. This enables his creative drive to push boundaries and deliver unconventional solutions to clients. His greatest strengths include team leadership and collaboration, broadcast design, infographics, branding and social media design. 





"Wow! These graphics look awesome, you're the man!"

— Matt Damon (actor), July 2016


"Great job on the design - I thought it looked amazing!"

— Tim Ferriss (author), December 2016


"Very organized and precise..."

"I’ve had the privilege of working with Jo every morning on our broadcast. He is well versed in a variety of graphics programs and is in-tune with the ever-evolving aesthetic of the show. Additionally, Jo is very organized and precise and, at times, Jo will build style guides and manuals to better organize graphic elements within the show. Above all, Jo is a pleasure to work with and has a positive, friendly attitude each morning."

— Neal Carter, NBC News Supervising Producer

"Attention to detail is a coveted asset..."

"Jo Lord is a pleasure to work with. He is very proactive, always finding ways to improve workflow. He then follows through to make sure those changes are implemented. Jo’s attention to detail is a coveted asset as he is relied upon to oversee structured templates for TODAY. His creativity also has proven to be invaluable when designing original elements in the face of tight deadlines."

— Brittany Haviland, TODAY Producer


"Quick to build what we need"

"Jo, thank you so much... You are quick to build what we need and we greatly appreciate it!"

— Tammy Filler, Co-Executive Producer TODAY



Ad Copywriting (Proficient)
Ad Design (Expert)
Ad Marketing (Proficient)
Adobe Creative Suite (Advanced)
After Effects (Expert)
Brand Creation (Advanced)
Brand Reinvention (Advanced)
Broadcast Design (Advanced)
Broadcast Graphics (Advanced)
Conceptualizing (Advanced)
Consulting: Brand (Proficient)
Consulting: Design (Advanced)
Consulting: Social (Proficient)  
Cinema 4D (Proficient) 
Digital Organization (Advanced)
DaVinci Resolve (Proficient)
Graphic Design (Advanced)
Facebook Page Design (Expert)
Facebook Growth (Proficient)
Fundraising (Advanced)
Illustrator (Advanced)
Infographics (Expert) 
Infographics Broadcast (Expert)
Infographics Finance (Advanced)
Instagram Stories (Advanced)
Instagram Strategy (Advanced)
Live Event Prod (Advanced)
Live Media Prod (Advanced)
Lightroom (Advanced)
Mac OS (Advanced)
Motion Graphics (Expert)
Motion Graphics VJ (Expert)
Motion Graphics 3D (Proficient)
Motion Training (Advanced)
PC (Advanced)
Photo Editing (Expert)
Photography (Proficient)
Projector Mapping (Proficient)
Photo Retouching (Expert)
Photoshop (Advanced, Certified)
Premiere (Proficient)
Presentation (Proficient)
Presentation Design (Expert) Presentation Editing (Proficient)
Product Design (Proficient)
Promotion (Expert)
Sound Editing (Proficient)
Stage Visuals (Advanced)
Stop-Motion (Proficient) 
Storyboarding (Advanced)
Squarespace (Proficient)
Team Collaboration (Expert)
Team Delegation (Expert)
Team Management (Proficient)
Team Strategy (Proficient)
UX / UI Design (Proficient)
Video Editing (Proficient) 
Video Filming (Proficient)
Virtual Reality Design (Proficient)
Visual Effects (Basic)
Visual Communication (Expert)
Viz RT (Basic) (Proficient)