Marks Fourth Consecutive ‘PR Agency of the Year’ Recognition from American Business Awards
Newburyport, MA – May 2, 2016 – Matter Communications, an award-winning PR and social media firm with in-house creative services and search marketing groups, was named the winner of a Silver Stevie® Award in the PR Agency of the Year category in The 14th Annual American Business Awards today.
The American Business Awards are the nation’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.
Nicknamed the Stevies for the Greek word meaning “crowned,” the awards will be presented to winners at a gala ceremony at the Marriott Marquis Hotel in New York on Monday, June 20. Many American Business Awards’ judges commented on Matter’s consistent upward growth and strong momentum. One judge wrote, “Matter Communications has much to be proud of. It is growing to new heights built upon the foundation of a great place to work. It understands that is the only way to create a place where talent wants to work and a place that attracts the best talent.”
“As we continue to diversify our offerings and add new office locations to better serve our clients, it’s rewarding to know our entrepreneurialism is being recognized by the distinguished judges of the American Business Awards,” said Matter Founder and CEO Scott Signore.
More than 250 professionals worldwide participated in the judging process to select this year’s Stevie Award winners. Organizations of all sizes and in virtually every industry submitted more than 3,400 nominations this year for consideration in a wide range of categories, including Startup of the Year, Executive of the Year, Best New Product or Service of the Year, Marketing Campaign of the Year, Live Event of the Year, and App of the Year, among others.
Details about The American Business Awards and the list of 2016 Stevie winners are available at www.StevieAwards.com/ABA.
About Matter Communications
Headquartered north of Boston in Newburyport, Massachusetts, with offices in Providence, Rhode Island, Portland, Oregon, Boulder, CO and Boston, Matter Communications executes creative, results-driven public relations and social media programs on behalf of clients across the U.S. and Europe. Matter maintains a broad portfolio of clients in high-technology, consumer-technology and consumer markets – including, among many others, Akamai, FootJoy, Harris Corporation, and Lexar Media. Founded in 2003, Matter’s PR services include company and product launches, product reviews, analyst and media relations, social media, crisis communications and thought leadership programs. The company offers an in-house creative services group, as well as a search marketing team. For more information, please go to http://www.matternow.com or visit the PR Whiteboard blog.
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 10,000 entries each year from organizations in more than 60 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 http://www.StevieAwards.com.
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