Escaping from the high-flying world of ad agencies, Matt Clark founded AdGumbo
in 2006 offering a broader range of services to include photography. He went out on
is own in the Tampa / Orlando markets and with his diverse skill set, he quickly became
a popular creative resource for ad agencies and corporate marketing departments.
The years flew by, Matt became a respected industry veteran, completing hundreds of
design projects for a who's who of corporate clientele, photographing over 150 weddings
and more than 5,000 headshots. Matt's work has been recognized with Couples Choice
Awards and American Advertising Awards.
Matt has relocated to beautiful Wake Forest, NC and after taking some well-deserved
time to recharge and explore his new surroundings, Matt has reopened AdGumbo.
Honored with 19 American Advertising Awards Including Best of Bay and Regional Gold.
Successfully photographed more than 1,300 headshots over a 2-day conference
for the Association of College and University Housing Officers-International.
Designed holiday packaging for Cointreau liqueur with accompanying point of purchase display
and 32-page wine and spirits catalog for Florida. Subsequently, my creative was produced nationally.
Photographed over 150 weddings, more than 5,000 headshots and nearly 10,000 people
have visited Impersonation Station—a unique take on the classic photo booth.
Completed a 365 day flower and nature photography undertaking that led to a two-page
spread in the international publication Birds & Blooms, multiple televised spots on Bay News 9,
over 4,000 likes on Facebook and a website that received over 15,000 hits per day.
and produced quarterly newsletters, booklets, magazine ads, infographics, web and
email graphics, and commercial photography throughout Florida. Client for seven years.
Ferman Automotive Group
Habitat for Humanity
Highland Park Scotch
Hillsborough Community College
Hillsborough County School Board
Home Shopping Network
Keller Williams Realty
Louis XIII de Rémy Martin
Moffitt Cancer Center
Morgan & Morgan
Mount Gay Rum
Pasco-Hernando State College
Roger West Creative & Code
Rémy Martin V
Social Security Administration
Tampa Bay Technology Forum
Tampa City Center
The Famous Grouse
The Sembler Company
Village Wine & Spirits
World of Beer
American Red Cross
Bankers Financial Corporation
Bausch + Lomb
Beef ‘O’ Brady’s
Bright House Networks
Cabo Wabo Tequila
Casa Dragones Tequila
Circle K Convenience Stores
Drug-Free America Foundation
Ed Taylor Construction
• Born in Niagara Falls, New York.
• Fell in love with nature at an early age.
• Lived in Canada and Germany.
• Ran five marathons with my Dad.
• Discovered photography in the Army.
• Walked into a real bank robbery.
• Ran over by a polo horse.
• Traveled with a breakout rock band.
• Shared Dom Pérignon without a glass.
• Spent a day with Depp and Burton.
• Won a national photo contest.
• Met the great love of my life.
• Married her on Paradise Island.
• Won 19 American Advertising Awards.
• Attacked by a diamondback rattlesnake.
• Moved to Wake Forest, NC.
• Made friends with a white-tailed deer.
• Alone on the Outer Banks in a Nor’easter.
"AdGumbo" and "Matt Clark Pictures" and "Telling Life's Stories" and "Impersonation Station" and “HeadShot Station” are all
trademarks of Matt Clark for his unique line of graphic design, photography, cinema, entertainment, and other creative services.
Trusted by world-class brands since 2006
©2006-2019 Matt Clark