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Matt Sams

VP, Creative Advertising

Leroy & Rose

LOS ANGELES, USA // Matt moved to Los Angeles in the late 90’s after graduating from the University of Wisconsin at Madison with a degree in Fine Art. He began his career in entertainment at Trailer Park leading the Universal Studios Hollywood account, then transitioned into full service marketing, where he became an Account Director for brand and entertainment.

After honing his skills at BLT and bpg, Matt joined Leroy and Rose in 2015 as the Vice President of Creative Advertising. Here, he’s worked on series and season launches for Netflix, Hulu, AMC, Starz, A&E, CMT, TBS, and PBS among others. Matt has been honored to work on such prestigious shows as, Atypical, Dave Chappelle, The Guest Book, The Detour, Outlander, Blunt Talk, The Path, Sun Records, The Son, Preacher, Easy and Victoria.

Dynamic content combined with an exceptional team of Art Directors, Sketch Artists, Copywriters, Producers and Developers, Matt has helped transform Leroy & Rose into a full service agency.