- Hate Dept.Musician
-I'm a nerd, a dork and an idiot all rolled-up into one stupid package.
-I play drums but wish I was a vocalist.
-I was in a coma for 10 days which left me with amnesia so I might not remember you. Please don't be offended if I don't (Totally true).
-I work in the toy business and use that as an excuse for having such a large toy "collection".
-I have really stupid tattoos that I love.
-I'm obsessed with my cat, Figaro, and talk to him like a person; he hates me.
-I watch cartoons. (Anything animated is a cartoon!!! No matter what you call it to try and make it sound cool, it's still a cartoon!)
-I love Japan and have been there many, many times.
-Some people think I'm Asian, in part or whole, but I'm not (Please refer to the first sentence above).
-I pretend not to care about things but I really care way too much.
-I have seriously bad equilibrium and fall down a lot... a lot.
-I listen to almost every kind of music from really bad Techno/Electro Pop to Country.
-I had a "falling-out" with Glenn Danzig. Now he's my arch nemesis (Seriously).
-I'm a "movie snob" but I love really bad films. Especially Sci-fi and Horror.
-I constantly dress in black but that does not mean that I'm "goth" and I'm not a "rivethead" (Again, please refer to the first sentence above).
-I like stuff.
BANDS: I play in or have played drums for...
HATE DEPT. - from 1992 - present w/ Seibold
PRETTY IN STEREO - (Fill-in) w/ Natalie Poole
AUDIO ROMANCE - w/ Natalie Poole
of Pretty in Stereo
VOODOU - w/ Michelle Walters Seibold
CHOKER - w/ Seibold
SKOLD - right before Tim Skold went to Marilyn Manson. this version of the band was short lived but featured Tim Skold (KMFDM & Shotgun Messiah) and included members of Deftones, Nine Inch Nails, Drill, Hate Dept. (me), and Faster Pussycat.
VICIOUS FUEL - w/ Jim Agnew of HD
CUPID FALLING - w/ Seibold
and many others...
BUSINESS: -----------------------------------------Steven Ortiz: A Consumer Product Consultant specializing in Boys Action lines with an extensive background preforming all phases of product development and key distribution functions from licensing to product management, prototyping and manufacture, marketing and retail presentation.
I have created product lines ranging from Action Figures, Play Sets and Role Play Toys to DVD's, CD's and Limited Edition Art and Collectibles. I have worked to create product lines with companies such as: NBC Universal Studios; Walt Disney Art Classics; Warner Bros.; Lucasfilm, Ltd.: Sony Signatures; MGM/United Artists; Viacom Consumer Products (Paramount Studios); Syfy Channel; Sega of America; Capcom Entertainment, Inc.; Marvel Entertainment; Hasbro, Inc.; Twentieth Century Fox; Sega Music International; New Line Home Video; Namco; and The Licensing Group.
Companies I have worked and consulted for include: 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment; Twentieth Century Fox Film Corp.; Orion Home Video; CBS/FOX Home Video; Animation Studio Mad House (Japan); A.P.P.P. Co., Ltd. (Japan); Columbia Tri-Star Home Video; Mega-1 Merchandising (Hong Kong); Jakks Pacific, Inc.; Toy Biz, Inc.; Maximum Holdings, Inc.; The Mars Colony / Mars Colony Records; Ebay; Palisades Toys; Warner Bros. Studio Gallery; Dark Horse Comics; Gaumont; Cannal +; Fewture Models (Japan); Zanart, Inc.; Urban Vision Entertainment (USA and Japan); DVD Express.com; Film Link International; several comic book publishers and local and international toy and game manufactures in Japan and Hong Kong. As Vice President of Acquisitions for Metropolis Media Group (Publisher of Game Fan Magazine and the Men in Black PC and Sony Play Station games) I developed the companies Asian business relations, specifically in the Video Game and Anime industries, and was appointed President of the company’s specialty merchandise division, Avatar Creations.
I have also served as Vice President of Santa Monica based Streamline Pictures, an animation company that produced and distributed acclaimed Japanese animated feature films such as: Akira; Speed Racer: The Movie; Lupan the 3rd; Wicked City; Fist of the North Star; Vampire Hunter D; and the Robotech television series.
- Azusa Pacific UniversityMusic Performance
- California State University, FullertonAnthropology
- Fullerton CollegeArchaeology / G.E.
I watch Man Vs Food because I secretly hope he dies while eating on camera
I watch Man Vs Food because I secretly hope he dies while eating on camera - The most obvious public attempt of a snuff film ever made | Fac