Eric Roth, Executive Director, Visual Effects Society
Eric Roth brings more than 20 years of strategic management, communications and public affairs experience to his position as Executive Director of the Visual Effects Society (VES).
Since taking over VES he has tripled quadrupled the size of the organization and is frequently consulted on worldwide visual effects trends by journalists and vfx practitioners of all stripes. VES now has over 3,500 members in over 35 countries comprised of the most talented visual effects artists worldwide in film, TV, animation, and video games, VR/AR and new media.
Prior to joining VES, Eric was a former Chief of Staff at Los Angeles City Hall, in addition to directing the Government Affairs Department for the Southern California Association of Governments (SCAG).