TCKPRO is a name that was DEVELOPED by carlos arteaga, a long time graphic designer who also designed our iconic “T” logo that has been seen around the world.

tckpro
is short for tecknological productions which is the name that founder miguel teck arteaga started using in 2002 to present the breakdancing events he was organizing. In 2011 teck lEFT his long time corporate job WHICH IS WHAT LED TO THE CREATION OF WHAT YOU SEE HERE TODAY.

What makes tckpro unique?


we are SPECIALISTs in hip hop culture, it is the base and foundation of who we are. it is what gives us our fresh and innovative APPROACH to any project we undertake.

VIDEO AND MARKETING does nOt have to be boring.

 

WE ARE AVAILABLE FOR hire for SECRET MISSIONS AROUND THE WORLD.

 

-MEET OUR TEAM-


LOS ANGELES, CALIFORNIA.

LOS ANGELES, CALIFORNIA.

GOBI M. RAHIMI

EXECUTIVE PRODUCER / DIRECTOR

GOBI IS MOTIVATED AND PASSIONATE. HE WAS BORN IN LONDON, ENGLAND. HE ACTUALLY LIVED ON THE TOP RIGHT FLOOR OF THE BUILDING IN THE BEATLES ABBEY ROAD ALBUM COVER.

HE WORKED HIS WAY UP AS A PRODUCTION ASSISTANT, PRODUCTION MANAGER AND PRODUCER, BEFORE BEING GIVEN HIS FIRST DIRECTING GIG BY ACCLAIMED RAPPER TUPAC AMARU SHAKUR. HIS FIRST MUSIC VIDEO STILL HOLDS THE RECORD AS ONE OF THE MOST PLAYED VIDEOS ON MTV.

HE'S GONE ON TO DIRECT AND PRODUCE OVER 350 VIDEOS AND COMMERCIALS. HE'S HAD THE PLEASURE OF WORKING WITH A LIST TALENT SUCH AS ALICIA KEYS, MISSY, TRENT REZNOR, TUPAC, SNOOP, DRE, MARY J. BLIGE, YOKO ONO AND MANY MORE. HE'S ALSO DIRECTED COMMERCIALS FOR HP, SHELL, NESTLE, HOT POCKETS, BUTTERFINGER AND MICROSOFT. 

HE'S PRODUCED 3D FILM FESTIVALS IN ASIA, CONCERT EVENTS IN SOUTH AFRICA AND BEEN RESPONSIBLE FOR AWARD WINNING BRANDED CONTENT FOR BRANDS SUCH AS BUTTERFINGERS AND HOT POCKETS THAT HAVE GARNERED OVER A BILLION MEDIA IMPRESSIONS. HE'S PRODUCING 7DAYZ, A FILM ABOUT THE 6 NIGHTS HE SAT SECURITY FOR TUPAC SHAKUR IN VEGAS, AFTER THE RAPPER WAS SHOT. 

 
 

CHICAGO, ILLINOIS.

CHICAGO, ILLINOIS.

MIGUEL TECK ARTEAGA

PRESIDENT / PRODUCER

MIGUEL "TECK ARTEAGA WAS BORN DECEMBER 21ST, 1981 IN THE CITY OF CHICAGO TO MEXICAN PARENTS. HIS FIRST LANGUAGE IS SPANISH AND STILL SPEAKS IT FLUENTLY. AS A TODDLER HE WAS EXPOSED TO THE ARTS BY HIS FATHER. BY THE AGE OF 13 TECK STARTED WORKING AT HIS FATHERS STORE WEST JEWELERS WHERE HE LEARNED THE BASIC PRINCIPALS OF BUSINESS. AROUND THIS TIME HE ALSO CAME IN CONTACT WITH THE WORLD OF HIP HOP AND BECAME OBSESSED WITH THE ART OF GRAFFITI AND SHORTLY AFTER WITH BREAKIN’/ BREAKDANCING, EMCEEING AND DJING.

BY THE AGE OF 20 IN JULY OF 2002 TECK HOSTED HIS FIRST BREAKIN’ COMPETITION WHICH WOULD LATER GO ON TO BE RECOGNIZED AS ONE OF THE MOST LEGENDARY EVENTS IN MIDWEST HISTORY. THIS WAS ALSO THE YEAR HE BEGAN WORKING AT AT&T WHERE HE LEARNED CORPORATE INFRASTRUCTURE AS WELL AS WHERE HE GENERATED THE MONEY TO HOST HIS EVENTS.

IN 2011 TECK Left HIS JOB AT AT&T AND AFTER REFLECTING ON HIS LIFE’S WORK HE DECIDED TO TURN HIS PASSIONATE HOBBY INTO WHAT YOU SEE TODAY. TCKPRO, A MEDIA AND MARKETING COMPANY WITH A HISTORY AND RESUME LIKE NO OTHER.

TECK IS an EVENT COORDINATOR SEVENTEEN YEARS IN THE MAKING WHO HAS BEEN playing with CAMERAS SINCE HE WAS A kid. HE STILL TRAINS IN THE ART OF BREAKIN’ AND CONTINUES TO ORGANIZE BREAKIN’ EVENTS AROUND THE GLOBE. SEE OUR ELITE16 TAB FOR UP TO DATE TOUR INFO.

HIS UNIQUE ARSENAL OF EXPERTISE HAVE MADE HIM SOUGHT AFTER ON LOCAL, NATIONAL AND INTERNATIONAL LEVELS.

HE HAS PRODUCED MATERIAL IN CHINA, PARIS, MEXICO, ARGENTINA, ACROSS THE UNITED STATES AND HAS WORKED FOR NAMES SUCH AS…

THE TATS CRU, ESPN, FOX, HUDSON RIVER MUSEUM, GRAHAM PARTNER, CESAR’S RESTAURANT, COPA AMERICA, CHICAGO BEARS, CHICAGO FIRE, LOLAPALOOZA, SILVA MUAY THAI ACADEMY, PANIC39, TEAM TORO, Q101 RADIO, HENNESSY, HOT IMPORT NIGHTS, BROADWAY DREAMERS, HEADRUSH CLOTHING, RED BULL, BC ONE, MILLER, 7UP, 4FANTASTIC EVENTS, JARDIN ORANGE, AND
N’TEGRITY IN MOTION.

 
 

CHICAGO,ILLINOIS.

CHICAGO,ILLINOIS.

MIGUEL ARTEAGA SR.

DIRECTOR OF OPERATIONS

MIGUEL ARTEAGA SR. WAS BORN IN MEXICO AND IN 1967 BECAME ONE OF THE FOUNDING MEMBERS OF “LA INTERNACIONAL ESTUDIANTINA GUADALUPANA POTOSINA” A MUSICAL GROUP IN HIS HOMETOWN OF SAN LUIS POTOSI, MEXICO.

IN THE 1970’S HE MIGRATED TO THE UNITED STATES AS OF A RESULT OF MAKING A LAST MINUTE DECISION TO STAY IN THE COUNTRY AFTER PERFORMING ON TOUR WITH THE GROUP IN THE UNITED STATES.

HE WORKED AS A BUS BOY AT A MEXICAN RESTAURANT IN WICKER PARK AS HE WENT TO SCHOOL FOR ENGLISH AND TO OBTAIN HIS GED AND CITIZENSHIP.

1978 HE BEGAN WORKING AT WEST JEWELERS AS A BUS BOY AND IN A MATER OF A YEAR HE WAS THE MANAGER OF 7 EMPLOYEES AND THE LEAD SALESPERSON.

JULY OF 1986 HE WAS HIT BY A CAR WHILE WAITING FOR THE BUS. HE WAS LEFT PARALYZED FROM THE WAIST DOWN AND WAS TOLD HE WOULD NEVER WALK AGAIN. TWO YEARS LATER HE OVERCAME PARALYSIS.

IN 1995 HE WENT ON TO BECOME THE OWNER OF WEST JEWELERS WHERE HE OPERATED THE BUSINESS FOR OVER A DECADE. HE IS A MASTER WATCH REPAIRMAN WITH UNMATCHED ATTENTION TO DETAIL. HIS CHARACTER, HUMOR AND ABILITY TO CONNECT TO PEOPLE IS WHAT HAKE HIM SPECIAL.

 

 
CHICAGO, ILLINOIS.

CHICAGO, ILLINOIS.

CHAD LEVROUW

BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT


DANBURY, CONNECTICUT.

DANBURY, CONNECTICUT.

N’TEGRITY qUINONES

SALES / HEAD OF PUBLIC RELATIONS

N’TEGRITY HAS AN INCREDIBLE PERSONALITY AND LIGHTS UP ANY ROOM WITH HER CHARISMA. MANY PEOPLE HAVE SAID, “I WANT WHAT SHE’S SELLING!”

SHE IS A PROFESSIONAL AT USING all forms of media and communication to build, maintain and manage the reputation of OUR clients.


WASHINGTON DC/ SEOUL, SOUTH KOREA.

WASHINGTON DC/ SEOUL, SOUTH KOREA.

MONICA CHANG

PHOTOGRAPHER


 
NEW ENGLAND

NEW ENGLAND

Chandi Leah Lauzon

brings her prismatic vocabulary, creative eye for thematic elements, and passion for mentorship, community building and business development.