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PR Agency Matter Communications Wins ‘Agency of the Year’ Award in 2015 Best in Biz Competition

Award Winners Selected by Top Media & Analyst Groups

(Newburyport, MA) – December 4, 2015 – Matter Communications, an award-winning PR and social media firm with in-house creative services and search marketing groups, has been named a Silver Winner in the 2015 Best in Biz Awards in the PR Agency of the Year category. Best in Biz Awards are the only independent business awards program judged by members of the press and industry analysts.
Matter Communications is one of the fastest-growing public relations and social media firms in the country that has won five ‘Agency of the Year’ accolades in the past two years. This award also comes on the heels of Matter’s announcement last month that it was honored as one of Massachusetts’ best employers in The Boston Globe’s annual Top Places to Work magazine.
“It is truly humbling and exciting to be honored as an ‘Agency of the Year’ again this year by the Best in Biz Awards,” said Matter Founder and CEO, Scott Signore. “To be recognized as a leader in our industry by the media and analyst groups we work with every day is testament to the staff we have here at Matter, and I could not be more proud.”
Winners of Best in Biz Awards 2015 were determined based on scoring from an independent panel of 46 judges from highly recognized newspapers, business, consumer and technology publications, radio outlets, and analyst firms. This year’s judging panel included several worthy additions to the high-profile group. The panel included contributors to ABC,, Bloomberg Businessweek, Buffalo News, Business News Daily, Chip Design Magazine, Computerworld, Consumer Affairs, CRN, ECT News Network, eWeek Channel Insider, Fast Company, Fierce Online Video, Forbes, FOX News Latino, Hartford Business Journal, Inc. Magazine, InfoRisk Today, Information Week, King Features Syndicate, L.A. Biz, MediaPost, Motley Fool, PE HUB, Phoenix Business Journal, Portland Business Journal, ReadWriteWeb, San Jose Mercury News, Silicon Valley Business Journal, Small Business Digest, South Florida Business Journal, Tech Cocktail, Wired, Woman’s Day and Xconomy.
For a full list of gold, silver and bronze winners in Best in Biz Awards 2015, visit:

About Best in Biz Awards
Best in Biz Awards recognizes top companies, teams, executives and products for their business success as judged by established members of the press and industry analysts. Best in Biz Awards honors are conferred in two separate programs annually: North America, and International. Entries will begin to be accepted in the fourth annual Best in Biz Awards International program in January 2016. Any organization worldwide may enter any of the more than 60 company, department or team, executive and product categories. For more information about the entry process and categories in the International program, please visit:

About Matter Communications
Headquartered north of Boston in Newburyport, Massachusetts, with offices in Providence, Rhode Island, Portland, Oregon, Boulder, Colorado 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, Lexar Media and Verizon Wireless. 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 or visit the PR Whiteboard blog.

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  • ctsmithiii

    Well deserved. The Matter Communications team has been very helpful in arranging for me to speak to client executives on various IT topics for DZone research guides.