Matt CardenCasey Fay
As part owner and President of 1220 Exhibits, Matt oversees all departments while also personally taking on select projects himself throughout the year. With his father, Jerry, as 1220 Exhibits co-founder, Matt Carden’s investment in this company and each project it undertakes is both personal and professional.
Matt is a graduate of the University of Tennessee with a degree in Business Administration. Previous to his work with 1220, he spent 15 years in executive management with an international transportation company. He joined 1220 in 1997 as Operations Manager where he oversaw all aspects of exhibit production from Project Management to Estimating to Fabrication and Installation. Matt then moved into a sales position where he enjoyed the one-on-one aspects of interacting with clients and developing new business opportunities. His niche market included halls of fame and recruitment center opportunities within the sports domain.
Matt brings over 32 years of experience in sales and management to each of his projects. His portfolio of past projects includes the University of Tennessee, Texas Christian University, the Pro Football Hall of Fame and the Green Bay Packers Hall of Fame.