40-Under-40: Where Are They Now?

Catching up with Matt Dykes of Guerilla Media


Name: Matt Dykes

Year Named 40-Under-40: 2013

Current position: CEO Guerilla Media

Career highlights since 40-Under-40

2014 Telly Award for Television
2014 Davey Award for Digital Art
2016 Telly Award for Television
2016 worked on Emmy Award winning Film with Manta Films for PBS. Directing and Editing national TV programs, commercials, online web series and educational programming.

What did being named 40-Under-40 mean to you? Being named to the 40 under 40 was one of the most humbling experiences of my life. It was such an honor to be included with so many of Southwest Florida's community influencers making a difference for others. It is still my goal every day to strive to be worthy of this honor.

What advice do you have for this year's 40-Under-40? Do your absolute very best every day. Your goals may seem out of reach but by striving to do our best we become the best versions of ourselves—which opens the doors to become purpose driven servant leaders to support our community and one another.

Calling all 40-Under-40 alumni: We want to know what you're up to. Fill out our form here