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Top Triangle Marketing and PR Experts to Speak at Association Executives of North Carolina (AENC) Conference

Patty Briguglio, Diane Kuehn and Sheila Ogle to Address PR, Marketing and Communications Applications for Associations

Raleigh, NC, March 10, 2011 --( MMI Public Relations (, a Raleigh-based, full-service public relations firm, has announced that the firm’s president, Patty Briguglio, will join Diane Kuehn, president and CEO of VisionPoint marketing, and Sheila Ogle, CEO of MRPP, Inc. to present at the Association Executives of North Carolina (AENC) conference titled “Taking Your Marketing from Good to Great – Advanced Marketing for Association Executives.” The conference will take place Tuesday, March 22 from 8:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. at The Matthews House, located at 317 W. Chatham St. in Cary, and will focus on providing valuable insights on how association marketing teams, directors of communications, government employees and nonprofit organizations can pursue a strategic approach to integrating public relations, web-based marketing and media buying when overcoming their organizations’ individual challenges. The event will close with a lunch and keynote address from Phil Zachary, president of Curtis Media Group. The conference is open to AENC members and communications professionals from all industries. To register, visit

The March, 22 AENC Conference agenda is as follows:
8:30 a.m.-9 am.
Registration for Roundtable

9 a.m.-9:50 a.m.
Session #1: Branding Basics and Web Marketing Critical Thinking

10 a.m.-10:50 a.m.
Session #2: Selecting the Most Effective Advertising Media for Your Message and Customer

11 a.m.-11:50 a.m.
Session #3: Getting Your Name into the News and Out of the News – Public Relations and Crisis PR

11:50 a.m.-1 p.m.
Luncheon & Keynote Speaker, Phil Zachary, President of Curtis Media Group

“I am excited to help AENC’s members start planning and approach to using PR and marketing tools in their mission to overcome their associations’ challenges,” said Briguglio. “Associations need to be aware of the tools available to them and the fundamentals behind managing them. The goal for me, Sheila and Diane is to deliver a comprehensive overview of how companies can synchronize their efforts to increase the effectiveness of an association’s overall communications campaign.”

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About MMI Public Relations:
MMI Public Relations is a Raleigh-based, full-service PR firm that helps its clients start big conversations and make powerful connections. With a strong base in traditional public relations tactics, MMI has strategically evolved into a market leader in emerging PR tools such as social media, online video and podcasting. MMI works with firms and individuals in a wide spectrum of industries across the nation. Ranked among the top PR firms in North Carolina and nationally, MMI is the recipient of more than 55 awards in the public relations arena as well as in the community. For more information, call (919) 233-6600, visit the MMI Public Relations website at or the MMI Public Relations Blog at

About MRPP:
Media Research, Planning and Placement, Inc. (MRPP) is best known for strategic planning and tough negotiating. Founded in 1986 with offices in downtown Cary, N.C., MRPP delivers media expertise with unparalleled media clout as well as strong relationships with local, regional and national media outlets. Planning and placing millions of advertising dollars each year, MRPP has received numerous accolades including Triangle Business Journal’s Fast 50 Award four years in a row, and the Greater Raleigh Chamber of Commerce’s Future 30 and Pinnacle Business Awards. For more information, please call (919) 468-1000 or visit

About VisionPoint Marketing:
VisionPoint Marketing provides strategic consulting, development, and execution of online marketing solutions for mid-sized organizations. Recognized as a leader in integrated marketing programs, VisionPoint Marketing specializes in web design, search marketing, branding, social media, email marketing, and web statistics analysis and planning. A minority and woman-owned business headquartered in Raleigh, N.C., VisionPoint Marketing received the Greater Raleigh Chamber of Commerce’s Pinnacle Business Award for Steady Growth and Profitability, recognizing the firm’s outstanding growth and sustained success. For more information, please visit, or call (919) 848-2018. Send inquiries to

Kathleen Mongero
MMI Public Relations
(919) 233-6600

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