While at high school, Joe Ng won several art prizes, such as the Young Graphic Artist award, the Leonardo Da Vinci award and the Young Artist of Promise award. He graduated from the Sheridan College of Art and Desing in 2002. He then began his career in production art for the fashion industry, before he joined Dreamwave comics. There, he became a versatile artist of the 'Transformers' franchise, doing characters profiles of the Generation One characters. He also became a penciller on the ongoing 'Transformers: Engergon' title and the miniseries 'Transformers: The War Within - The Age of Wrath'.