Author & Creative Director
Matthew Encina is an award-winning creative director of branding, interactive experiences, and video content for Fortune 500 brands, music artists, and video games. For over ten years he has been working on top-tier campaigns at LA’s premier design studios and agencies.
Coming from a background in design from Art Center, Matthew currently lead teams of artists as a creative director at Blind. From proposal to project delivery, he’s involved in every step to ensure creative vision and execution is in alignment with his clients’ goals and their customers’ needs.
Matthew’s work has been featured in Fast Company, Inc., Rolling Stone, Creativity, The Wall Street Journal, MTV, and in film & design festivals around the world. He’s spoken at international events, including TEDxCSULB. Some career highlights include his three-time Webby Award winning interactive music video “Ink” for Coldplay, and the CLIO award winning “Jump Ahead” film for Xbox.
Matthew creates content on pitching, design, and animation for The Futur. He also authored The Pitch Kit, which teaches creatives a focused design process to pitch ideas that win.