Matt Ritter joins Hemsworth Communications with a background in public relations, media relations and special events. Prior to joining Hemsworth, Ritter served as an Account Executive with Finn Partners and managed a variety of travel, tourism and food and beverage accounts including Hilton Worldwide, Hilton Caribbean and Latin America, Cruise Lines International Association (CLIA), BURGERFI and properties in the Caribbean and South Florida. During his time at Finn Partners, Ritter developed strategic public relations initiatives for his clients and oversaw the successful execution of numerous media relations campaigns, press tours and events.

His career began with NoleDigest.com where he served as the beat writer for Florida State basketball. Following his time with the Scout.com affiliate, he traveled to Miami and worked for the Miami Marlins conducting sales, marketing and media relations. Through his experiences in sports and travel, Ritter has developed relationships with media members locally, national and internationally.

My passion is competition. Whether it’s sports or the day-to-day grind, I love to compete. I believe it’s through competition that you truly gain an understanding of one’s potential.