The Cypress of Raleigh Taps MMI Associates, Inc. for Public Relations Services

Raleigh, NC, September 17, 2009 --( Patty Briguglio, president of MMI Associates, Inc. (, a Raleigh-based full-service public relations firm, has announced that the firm has been named the public relations agency of record for The Cypress of Raleigh ( The Cypress of Raleigh is a premier continuing care retirement community that combines a vibrant active lifestyle with easy access to quality, on-site health care while providing the many benefits of home ownership. MMI will assist The Cypress in developing and implementing a comprehensive public relations campaign, including media relations, strategic planning, community relations, online strategy and special event services.

“We are honored to have been selected by The Cypress of Raleigh and are excited to be working with them,” said Briguglio. “We look forward to assisting them in their public relations strategies.”

About MMI Associates, Inc.:
MMI Associates, Inc. is a full-service public relations firm offering a wide range of services to help clients achieve measurable results in brand awareness, name recognition, market penetration and crisis management. Established in 1994 in Phoenix, Arizona, this award-winning firm was named one of the top 10 public relations firms in the state. In North Carolina, the Triangle Business Journal’s Book of Lists has recognized MMI as one of the top five public relations firms in the Triangle. The firm has received numerous awards for its work and was awarded the Greater Raleigh Chamber of Commerce’s 2007 and 2008 Pinnacle Award for Steady Growth and Profitability, and was named a Best Place to Work by the Triangle Business Journal. For more information, please call (919) 233-6600 or visit the Web site at

About The Cypress of Raleigh:
The Cypress of Raleigh is a retirement community that is dedicated to member’s quality of life, and is perfectly designed for the retirement lifestyle. The community has been carefully and thoughtfully planned to ensure the highest levels of service and satisfaction. The development combines an array of lifestyle services with easy access to quality, on-site health care. The beautifully landscaped campus offers the unique benefits of home ownership and an unparalleled collection of amenities to enhance leisure time. Members have a choice of home designs which provide a gorgeous backdrop for a vibrant and active lifestyle after retirement. For more information, visit

Patty Briguglio
MMI Associates, Inc.
(919) 233-6600
PR Firms Raleigh, NC

MMI Associates
Patty Briguglio