Michael Cardwell

Founder/Creative Director

Michael Cardwell is the Founder and Creative Director of Orlando-based video production, animation, and design agency Digital Brew. Since launching his career, Michael has established himself as a talented, award-winning cinematographer and producer, personally winning 11 Emmy awards, nine Telly awards, and three ADDY awards. Michael was able to combine his film and business education into the continuing success of Digital Brew, which has won 16 Emmy awards as a company. The agency's client list includes companies like Amazon, Cisco, the Tampa Bay Buccaneers, and many others, earning Digital Brew a spot on Inc. magazine's 2019 list of the fastest growing privately held companies in America.


Amazon, AdventHealth, Cisco, GameFly, Cash Money Records, Tampa Bay Buccaneers

Graduation Year:
2004 & 2005

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