Edit House’s Matt Smith has been awarded his fifth national Telly Award for editing. The July 2015 award was for the video for Don’t Drive Drugged, a New Mexico initiative to educate people on the dangers of prescription, over-the-counter, and illegal drugs on driving. In addition to the video and media buy for television, Edit House staff created the website and a robust digital advertising campaign.
Ed Smith has been in television since the 80s and began Edit House Productions, LLC in 2000. He grew up in Culver City, California, where he enjoyed hanging out with his father on the sets of MGM Studios. Ed has been awarded dozens of Addy, Telly and Aurora Awards for cinematography, directing, and art direction. Over the years, Ed has produced for Fortune 500 companies like Pizza Hut, Cessna Aircraft, Coleman, and Rent-A-Center. Ed earned a MA in Communications and a BA in Radio-TV-Film from Fort Hays State University in Hays, Kansas.