Matter Communications Wins Gold: Named PR Agency of the Year by the 2019 American Business Awards®

By Matter

Double-Digit Revenue Growth, Positive Company Culture and Impressive Client Roster Key to Winning the Gold Stevie Award

BOSTON – May 14, 2019 – Matter Communications, a Brand Elevation Agency specializing in PR, social media, creative services and digital marketing, won a Gold Stevie® Award for Public Relations Agency of the Year. Matter was the only PR agency to receive a Gold award in this category from the American Business Awards®.

“Matter is the agency it is today because of the hard work our teams deliver day in and day out. It’s gratifying to see those efforts being recognized by the distinguished judges of the American Business Awards,” said Matter President Mandy Mladenoff. “I’m proud of our commitment to offering top-notch services for our clients and creating a collaborative, fun, meaningful culture for our employees that helps us outpace our competitors.”

More than 3,800 nominations from organizations of all sizes and in virtually every industry were submitted this year for consideration in a wide range of categories. Matter won in the Best Public Relations Agency of the Year category and many judges commented on Matter’s consistent upward growth and strong momentum. One judge wrote, “In addition to double-digit growth coupled with the agency’s focus on giving back and actually donating time is a differentiator that has also made the agency an employer of choice.”

The American Business Awards are the U.S.A.’s premier business awards program. All organizations operating in the U.S.A. are eligible to submit nominations – public and private, for-profit and non-profit, large and small. Stevie winners will be presented their awards on June 11 in New York. Details about The American Business Awards and the list of 2019 Stevie winners are available at

With more than 180 professionals across offices in Boston and Newburyport, MA, Providence, RI, Pittsburgh, PA, Boulder, CO, and Portland, OR, Matter is one of the fastest-growing public relations, social media, creative and digital marketing firms in the country. Matter has won 12 “Agency of the Year” accolades in the past three years and has been recognized as a best place to work.

About Matter Communications
Matter is a Brand Elevation Agency unifying public relations, social media, creative services, and search and digital marketing into strategic, content-rich communications campaigns that inspire action and build value. Founded in 2003, with six offices spanning North America, Matter works with the world’s most innovative companies across healthcare, high-technology, consumer technology and consumer markets. For more information, please visit:

About the Stevie Awards
Stevie Awards are conferred in seven programs: the Asia-Pacific Stevie Awards, the German Stevie Awards, The American Business Awards®, The International Business Awards®, the Stevie Awards for Women in Business, the Stevie Awards for Great Employers, and the Stevie Awards for Sales & Customer Service. Stevie Awards competitions receive more than 12,000 entries each year from organizations in more than 70 nations. Honoring organizations of all types and sizes and the people behind them, the Stevies recognize outstanding performances in the workplace worldwide. Learn more about the Stevie Awards at

Erin Brooks