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CHRIS ALLO

Chris Allo’s career at Marvel Entertainment spanned nearly ten years from Internship(2000) to Talent Management(2010). He assisted in managing hundred of freelancers in various capacities. He hosted and reviewed portfolios for visiting students from SCAD, RISD and did portfolio reviews at the Joe Kubert School of Cartoon and Graphic Art and The Society of Illustrators.

During conventions, Chris gave full on portfolio reviews and critiques to hundreds of aspiring artists. Chris has helped many artists still working in the biz today, get their first big breaks in the comic industry. Khoi Pham, Harvey Tolibao, Nic Klein, Rafa Sandoval, Jorge Molina, Paolo Pantalena, Jelena Djurdjevic, Gerald Parel, Frank Martin, Jay David Ramos and Marko Djurdjevic to name a few…

Some of Chris’s career highlights include being able to have Skottie Young to do the art for the Wizard of Oz books. Convincing Arthur Suydam to do the Marvel Zombies covers. Staffing interior and cover art for the Marvel Illustrated line with editor Ralph Macchio. Getting to edit the Annual What if?! line of books for the first time with Justin Gabrie in 2008 and again 2009 And bringing Butch Guice and Adam Pollina back into mainstream comics after long absences.

Chris is currently a freelance consultant and art representative. For the past seven years, he has toured conventions giving portfolio reviews and doing panels on various aspect of the comics industry.

All guest appearances are subject to cancellation or schedule change, due to professional or personal commitments. No guarantee of guest appearance is made. Event pass refunds are not provided due to guest cancellation.

Not all guests will be on-site all days of the event. Appearance day(s) will be posted on the website as soon as we have them.

All events have limited seating capacities and are offered on a first come, first served basis to general admittance attendees.  A pass for the event does not guarantee seating in any panel or event.

Also scheduled to appear

All guest appearances are subject to cancellation or schedule change, due to professional or personal commitments. No guarantee of guest appearance is made. Event pass refunds are not provided due to guest cancellation.

Not all guests will be on-site all days of the event. Appearance day(s) will be posted on the website as soon as we have them.

All events have limited seating capacities and are offered on a first come, first served basis to general admittance attendees.  A pass for the event does not guarantee seating in any panel or event.

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