Matt is the Director of eCommerce for Intelligentsia Coffee, a coffee roaster, wholesaler & retailer headquartered in Chicago. Matt is a 20-year veteran of the coffee industry. Starting out as a Barista at Intelligentsia's flagship store in 2002, he grew right along side the company ultimately becoming its first in-house designer. Through the years his skills have grown to include project management, branding, packaging design, web site design, and more. He was the 2006 United States Barista Champion, is an avid cyclist, proud husband and father.