Byron Conrad Erwin directed his first feature film, Inside Job in 1989, which brought him the opportunity to work with such prestigious clients as National Geographic Television and Discovery Channel. He then became one of the most successful television commercial directors for Comcast in the late 1990s. A string of memorable films made him a popular director. His first theatrical feature was released nationwide in 2009.
Erwin has received many honors during his career, including two awards for Best Director (Mr. Lockjaw 2015), three awards for Best Cinematography (Passing 2014, Mr. Lockjaw 2015), Best Horror TV Pilot (Mr. Lockjaw 2015) and Best Horror Feature (Mr. Lockjaw 2016).