Previously, Mat was Global Executive Creative Director at Razorfish, where he led BlackBerry creative across channels. He also served as Chief Creative Officer at OgilvyOne New York, managing more than 70 creative directors, art directors, copywriters, designers and user-experience experts and building a portfolio of award-winning work for clients across industries. His other Executive Creative Director roles include both R/GA and Agency.com New York.
A graduate of Cornell University, Mat started as a copywriter at FCB, romancing recipes for Fleischmann’s Egg Beaters and radio ads for AT&T. In addition to writing for publications including Advertising Age, Digiday and the Forbes.com CMO Network, he’s an essayist and the co-founder of the Hindsight Career Project, a collection of career wisdom that helps those starting out in creative fields.