Originally from Ohio, Matt attended Valdosta State University in Georgia, where he played football. He attributes his strong ethics in leadership, hard work, teamwork, and accountability to his sports background. After receiving his Bachelors degree, he settled in Georgia and began his career with Republic National Distributing Company (RNDC).

From managing bars to merchandising, sales and becoming a District Manager, Matt has over 10 years of experience in the alcohol beverage industry at giants like Popcorn Sutton Tennessee White Whiskey and Diageo.

In his free time, Matt loves playing competitive softball, golf and sand volleyball. He confesses “I also enjoy eating terribly unhealthy and having to work 10x harder in the gym due to my eating habits.”