You won’t find me on social media. I’m busy building companies.

You won’t find me on social media. I’m busy doing deals. My goal is to be a nexus that connects deals, capital, people, ideas and opportunity. I love putting deals together, connecting with people and finding new and exciting ways to create value in businesses in a wide range of industries and opportunities.

About Matt

I’m the Chairman of Fresh Technology, a Managing Partner of the Fresh Capital Group and the Partner who lead acquisitions for the Fresh Holdings portfolio for the last 9 years. I’ve acquired more than 25 companies included ToGoTechnologies, VeggieTables, MicroGenesis, WWISP Inc, CRS Inc, and ILJB International. I’m an advisor to fast growing technology companies including Rabbit, Phood, and
In 2018 I was named to Forbes “30 Under 30” and I am partner in multiple Inc “Fastest Growing Companies in America.”

Fresh Technology has been named to the Inc “Fastest Growing Companies in America” multiple times and has expanded from a business of 4 employees when I acquired majority control in 2011 to a fast growing SaaS business with more than 50 employees and more than 5000 customers around the world.

The Fresh Capital Group is a vertically integrated commercial real estate investment, development, and property management firm that manages more than $350mm of commercial real estate assets across the country.
Fresh Holdings is a growth investment platform in the fast casual restaurant vertical with a portfolio of more than 15 restaurant brands operating 225 locations representing more than 200mm in annual sales revenue.

I am also the creator and host of the Science of Success Podcast which has more than 5mm downloads, listeners in over 100 countries, and has previously been iTunes #1 New & Noteworthy. We’ve featured guests including Dr. Brene Brown, Grant Cardone, Jay Abraham, Roland Frasier, Dr. Robert Cialdini, Dr. Adam Grant, Dr. Carol Dweck, and many more.

I previously worked as a consultant in China and spent several years at Goldman Sachs.

Snapshot Timeline

  • 2007

    Worked as an import /
    export consultant in
    Nanjing, China
  • 2009

    Goldman Sachs in
    New York city
  • 2011

    Joined Fresh Hospitality as Partner and Head of M&A (and moved to Nashville)
  • 2011

    Acquired CRS, Inc
    (later rebranded to
    Fresh Technology)
  • 2012

    Fresh Capital
  • 2014

    ILBJ International
  • 2015

    WWISP, Inc
  • 2016

    Fresh Technology
    named to Inc 5000
  • 2018

    Named to Forbes
    30 Under 30
  • 2019

    Tazikis named
    to Inc 5000
  • 2019

    Togo Technologies