Personal Info

Name: Matt Sawyers

Current Location: Austin, Texas

Phone: 262-SAWYERS (729-9377)

E-mail: Matt(at)MattSawyers.com

About Me

I have worked on numerous projects – documentaries, promotional videos, commercials & TV Shows as a Cameraman, Editor, Grip & Production Assistant. I was raised in Victoria, Texas & graduated Baylor University in 2009 with a Bachelor’s Degree in Film & Digital Media. I am currently running my own award winning media company – Color Box Media (previously MSProductions) in Austin, Texas.

Matt Sawyers

Experience

Owner – Color Box Media, 2004-Current
Providing Texas with unique & creative video, photography, web-design, mobile media & print design services.

Digital Media Director – Sizemore Media, 2009-2013
Camera Operator, Editor, Billing, Web-designer.

In-Store Central Intelligence Agent – Best Buy/Geek Squad, 2010 – 2012
Responsibilities included communication with clients as a first point of contact and convey their issues to the agents working on the clients computers. I also the go-to person for providing 1-on-1 services with clients.

Education

Baylor University, Waco, TX — B.A., 2009
Received a Bachelor of Arts in Film & Digital Media.

Universidad Nacional de Cuyo, Mendoza, Argentina – Alumni – 2008
Studied Spanish for a year in Mendoza Argentina.

Victoria College, Victoria, TX – Alumni – 2006

Projects

ILS:ROME (Promotional)

Position:Camera Op & Editor
Production Co.:European University of Rome & The Swiss School of Management

Phenomenal Women (TV Pilot)

Position: Grip
Production Co.:Artist in Resonance Films, Inc

Bring Your Boots (Promotional)

Position: Camera Op & Editor
Production Co.:Sizemore Media

RECA’s 21st Annual Knockout Night (TV Commercial)

Position:Grip
Production Co.:Artist in Resonance Films, Inc

INDIAN WEDDING (TV Pilot)

Position:Set Production Assistant
Production Co.:Action Figure

H-E-B (Commercial)

Position:Set Production Assistant
Production Co.:Action Figure

40 DOGS – BOB SCHNEIDER (Music Video)

Position:Set Production Assistant
Production Co.:Action Figure

PORT OF VICTORIA, TX (Promotional)

Position:Camera Op & Editor
Production Co.:Sizemore Media

Skills

  • Photography 100%
  • Videography 90%
  • Web Design / Development 80%
  • Media Marketing 80%
  • Mobile Web-Design 100%
  • Print Design 80%
  • Geek 100%
  • Coffee Snob 85%

Software Skills

  • Microsoft Office 100%
  • Apple Final Cut Pro 80%
  • Adobe Premiere Pro 100%
  • Adobe Lightroom 80%
  • Adobe InDesign 50%
  • Adobe After Effects 40%
  • Adobe Illustrator 55%

Awards

ADDY Silver Award 2014

Website DesignBeazey Bobbity | Client: Ainé Murdock
Production Co.: Matt Sawyers

ADDY Silver Award 2013

Magazine Ad Design – KOA | Client: Victoria Coleto Creek Lake KOA
Production Co.:Sizemore Media

ADDY Best of Broadcast Award 2012

BJ Davis Homes
Production Co.:Sizemore Media

ADDY Gold Award 2012

BJ Davis Homes
Production Co.:Sizemore Media

ADDY Silver Award 2012

BJ Davis Homes – Lake Forest Subdivision
Production Co.:Sizemore Media

ADDY Bronze Award 2012

Television – Local :30 Spot | Client: Bad Boy Buggies
Production Co.:Sizemore Media

ADDY Bronze Award 2012

Sales Promotion – Archery Buildings Time Lapse | Client: Archery Buildings
Production Co.:Sizemore Media