Lonnie J. Ratliff, CEO / President
Connect Television Network
Lonnie J. Ratliff
Began his career as a Drafting Design Artist for the prestigious firm of KB & Associates. His creative talents and fascination with design led him to move into the field of computer graphic and multimedia design. In which he has excelled for more than 25 years specializing in multimedia and entertainment production packaging.
With extensive background in media graphic design and experience working as a Multimedia Specialist, he has supported Art Directors in the development of Video Productions, Marketing, Design, Website Production and Print Media Packaging projects. For the past 15 of those years, Lonnie has pursued Media Photography, working with major corporations on photo productions in Los Angeles, California. In 1993, of those years, He was chosen to be a photography instructor at the West Covina, California Photography Center, photo seminar called, "The Art of Fashion and Glamour Photography", in which he taught Fashion and Glamour Lighting and Production.
That same year He, formed his own company, called New Image Productions in which he became a joint partnership with In-Styles Studios of San Bernardino, California, producing and conducting on-going photo productions for actor's and model's for major talent agency in the Los Angeles and Hollywood areas. The company is now called under it's new name "Conscience Television Network".
Combining his talents, Lonnie, went on to pursuit a career in television and film production and for over 10 years has gain experience working with many production companies on media projects as an Assistant Producer, Director, Media Photographer, Production Assistant, Camera Operator and Media Designer for such production companies as Indigo (Sony Entertainment) 20th Century Fox Studios, Sunset Entertainment, Sub Zero Records, La Lingerie, Down in History, B.L.U. Production, The Martial Arts Show, and several live cooking television shows. He was hired as a field Producer and Director of the hit Broadway show, "Purlie," at California State Dominguez Hills as well as field producer for a popular fashion show, "The Camera Action Show", with many others productions in Los Angeles, California and Phoenix, Arizona.
Lonnie's newest and currently is the Executive Producer and Chief Executive Officer of the NEW "Connect Television Network", formal name was "Conscience Television Network", soon to be launching on ROKU CHANNEL, APPLE TV, AMAZON FIRE TV, Internet Television and many other streaming devices.
Lonnie is a experience Radio Broadcaster, as Producer and Co-Host for Life Matters Today KXXT 1010 AM Radio Broadcast, one of the largest Radio Broadcast stations in the Phoenix, Arizona area. He and his media team are now in pre-production to produce many new original television projects, documentaries and motion picture films projects for streaming television media.
Lonnie Ratliff, has an Bachelor's degree in film, television and in Visual Effects, Associate's of Arts degree in Digital Television Production.