Current Host along with Shari Hiller of Public Televisions "Around the House with Matt and Shari"
Matt was the host of HGTV's room by room, first airing in December 1994 with Co-host Shari Hiller. Room by Room was the first show to air on HGTV and is the longest running program in the Decorating Category in Television History.
Matt, wrote, designed and hosted over 360 episodes of Room by Room and 12 one-hour long specials for HGTV. The Special Christmas Room by Room Style is the highest rated special (Christmas 2000) in HGTV history.
Along with Shari, Matt has authored two books, Real Decorating for Real People and Great Weekend Projects. DRG Publishers.
He was also been a Syndicated Columnist for Scripps News Service, Bi-Line “At Home with Matt and Shari”. 1999-2006
Matt has 14 years experience as a speaker and presenter at Home and Garden Home Shows/Trade Shows, appearing in over 50 Home Shows around the country.
Matt has appeared on numerous National and Regional Radio and Television Shows and has been interviewed for Many Publications including, The Wall Street Journal, USA Today, Better Homes and Garden and Savvy Magazines among others.
Matt and Shari are currently the designers and content provider for their website www.mattandshari.com where his involvement includes, writing, directing and editing as well as videographer of original content for the site. He is also the web manager of the site.
And if pressed he can juggle as well as sing Yankee Doddle Dandy on one foot.
- Kent State University
- Cal State Berkeley
- FoxHill StudiosHost of Public Televisions "Around the House with Matt and Shari", Writer, Spokesperson, Public Speaker, present
- Sherwin Williams