, Senior Vice President
At Barton Gilanelli and Associates, Matt was the lead on the Recreational Boating and Fishing Foundation account. Matt oversaw a national and regional PR program that grew RBFF and Take Me Fishing from a fledging organization, to one that consistently generated coverage in major media outlets.
In 2003, Matt was public relations lead for an integrated marketing team formed by the Interpublic Group to support Bank of America. He collaborated with advertising, direct marketing and interactive agencies to support the opening of hundreds of banking centers.
Matt began his career at WeberShandwick handling consumer electronics product publicity for Sharp Electronics, Kodak and Texas Instruments. In 2002, he was a key member of the PR team that launched Sirius Satellite Radio nationwide and created a vehicle loan program that resulted in extensive reviews in major-market dailies.
Matt is a graduate of Hofstra University with a B.A. in Communications and minors in History and English.