With over 23 years of relationship-driven, executive-level marketing and business development experience, Matt’s talent lies in creating authentic and effective networks, inspiring teams, and guiding individuals to achieve both personal growth and professional success. As a speaker, coach, and mentor, Matt forges sincere connections with his audience and adds meaningful value regardless of subject, setting, or size. Speaking nationally on a variety of topics, he delves into universal challenges such as Leadership, Public Speaking, Burnout, Bullying, Job Transitioning, Positivity, Marketing & Business Development, Soccer Coaching, and more. His personality and presentation style is engaging, and thought-provoking. He recently became a certified Infinite Possibilities Trainer, and his background, career, and passion shine when he is helping others prosper. Matt is a past President of the Society of Marketing Professionals (SMPS) Houston Chapter, and was recognized in 2006 as Member of the Year and in 2011 as Rock of the Chapter. He received his BBA/Marketing in 1994 from Sam Houston State University and became a Certified Professional Services Marketer in 2006. Matt lives in Houston, Texas with his wife, Shelly, and his children, Trent and Peyton.