Matt is an award winning art director and designer who has lived and worked in New York for over 10 years. He has extensive experience in branding and promoting cultural institutions including Jazz at Lincoln Center and The New York Public Library. Matt is passionate about generating emotional connections through design. From the tiniest web banner to 60-foot billboards, Matt has created engaging work across various media for clients such as The New York Times, HBO and the NFL. He holds a BFA in Communication Design from Parsons University, and is a recipient of the Art Director's Club Scholarship Award for Excellence. In addition he teaches graphic design at Parsons and The Fashion Institute of Technology. He loves cooking and sailing, although not at the same time.