Joe Simko is an NYC based cartoonist. His artwork credits include illustrating and writing for Topps' Garbage Pail Kids and Wacky Packages trading cards. He owns his own pop-art company, Wax Eye, which is known for the cult hit Cereal Killers and Stupid Heroes trading card series. He designs tour posters and concert shirts for rock bands and writes & illustrates The Sweet Rot children's book series.
He is the co-director of the Garbage Pail Kids documentary feature film, 30 Years of Garbage.