Matthew is a New Media Advertising Guru, founder of Hearts & Minds advertising agency, former DDB Hyundai and Volkswagen artistic director and producer for award-winning campaigns. Awarded Clio, Webby, London International Advertising, FWA, AICP, One Show, AIGA, Addy, and Hollywood Key Art Awards. Earned his MFA from Art Center College of Design, Commercial Film Directing, with graduate studies in the Media Design Program and a BFA from Tufts University and School of the Museum of Fine Art, Boston. Founded Ringblender in 2007, a startup that featured a web-based app that allowed users to remix popular songs and download them to their mobile phone. Assist in the branding and development for numerous startups, and actively participates in the Silicon Beach community in Los Angeles, CA.