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Boston Business Journal: PR Firm Matter Communications Wins 2015 Pacesetter Award for Fastest Growing Companies; Ranked 8th Largest PR Firm in Boston

Sustained Growth, New Service Offerings Buoy National PR Agency

(Newburyport, MA) – March 17, 2015 – Matter Communications, an award-winning PR and social media firm with in-house creative services and search marketing groups, has been recognized as a 2015 Pacesetter and Top 10 Largest Public Relations Firm by the Boston Business Journal. The Boston Business Journal announced both of these accolades late last week.

The 2015 Pacesetters is an annual list of the fastest-growing private companies in Massachusetts. This year’s list includes 70 privately held businesses that recorded the state’s fastest revenue growth from 2011 through 2014. The Largest Public Relations Firms list is composed each year based on revenue and number of employees.

Matter, along with the other 2015 Pacesetters, will be honored at a morning event on April 16 at the Westin Copley Place.

“Since our inception in 2003, we’ve been determined to deliver public relations results and social media results that help build businesses,” said Scott Signore, Founder and CEO of Matter Communications. “Our continued growth is a fortunate byproduct of our clients’ success, and our ongoing commitment to bring contemporary service offerings to the market.”

Last week Matter announced the acquisition of Search Maven Media, a search marketing firm focused on search engine optimization and search engine marketing.

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 news also comes on the heels of Matter’s announcement late last year year that it was honored as one of Massachusetts’ best employers in The Boston Globe’s annual Top Places to Work magazine

About Matter Communications

Headquartered north of Boston in Newburyport, Massachusetts, with offices in Providence, Rhode Island, Portland, Oregon 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.