Matt was raised in Colorado. He received his BBA in Marketing at Baylor University in Waco, TX. He went on to study Design & Art Direction at Portfolio Center, in Atlanta.
Matt has lots of agency experience having worked at: Fitzgerald + Co, Engauge/Moxie, DigitasLBi, & Brunner. He's worked on big brands like: Coca-Cola, Chick-fil-A, Suntrust, & Delta. He has also developed several successful brands from the ground up. Most notably, American Spirit Whiskey which is now represented by United Distributors and has become a favorite clear whiskey across the southeast.
In 2010, Matt participated in John Bielenberg’s experimental design education program, Project M. For 2 weeks in Belfast, Maine; a scrappy team of designers, architects, writers, & thinkers got together and created an awareness campaign to aid relief efforts for the oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico.
Matt has had much success developing brands, growing accounts, and producing award winning work. He’s won Addy’s, OMMA's, Webbies, and Amys. He’s been featured in publications like Print, CMYK, & GOOD Magazine. Whether it’s TV, OOH, digital, print, mobile, or social; he has worked in almost every medium imaginable.