Husband, Art Director, Graphic Designer, Photographer, Filmmaker, Writer
Escaping the high-flying world of ad agencies, Matt Clark founded AdGumbo
in 2006. Providing quick, dependable, on-brand creative—Matt became a popular
support resource for corporate marketing departments and advertising agencies.
Matt has completed countless creative projects for a who’s who of corporate
clientele. He has photographed over 150 weddings and taken more than 5,000
head shots. Matt has won numerous American Advertising Awards and
Couple’s Choice Awards.
In 2021, Matt created the beautiful short film “SIXTY-FIVE DAYS” and in 2022,
with his wife, he wrote “Rivers to Cross and Hills to Climb” a captivating novelette.
Why not consider bringing Matt’s passion and creative energy to your team.
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
My film "SIXTY-FIVE DAYS" made it to the final round of judging before being
eliminated from the Atlanta Film Festival. "Thank you so much for submitting "SIXTY-FIVE DAYS"
to the 2022 Atlanta Film Festival. We truly appreciate all the time and energy that went into making
this project come to life and are incredibly grateful that you and your team chose to submit to us. This
year we received over 7,700 film submissions. Your film was watched and carefully considered by our
team of dedicated screeners. Many members of our screening committee reached out to us throughout
the process to tell us how your film impressed and touched them." This is a big deal for me.
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.
My film "From the Heart" won Gold in The Jim Harbin Student Media Festival.
My film "Divine Amity" won Best of Show in The Jim Harbin Student Media Festival.
My horror film "Project Three" sold out the student theater at Polk State College.
and produced quarterly newsletters, booklets, magazine ads, infographics, web and
email graphics, and commercial photography throughout Florida. Client for seven years.
• Born in Niagara Falls, never lived there.
• 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.
• Spent a day with Depp and Burton.
• Traveled with a rock and roll band.
• Shared Dom Pérignon without a glass.
• Ran over by polo horses.
• Won 1st place in a national photo contest.
• My film won Best of Show.
• Followed by a curious bull shark.
• Met the great love of my life.
• Married her on Paradise Island.
• Won 19 American Advertising Awards.
• Attacked by a diamondback rattlesnake.
• Made friends with a white-tailed deer.
• Alone on the Outer Banks in a Nor’easter.
• We have rivers to cross and hills to climb.
"AdGumbo" and "Matt Clark Pictures" and "Telling Life's Stories" and "Impersonation Station" and “HeadShot Station” are all
trademarks of AdGumbo LLC for its unique line of graphic design, photography, cinema, entertainment, and other creative services.
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