MMI Public Relations Sponsors the Greater Raleigh Chamber of Commerce Summer Leadership Conference

Local Public Relations Firm Supports Annual Event.

Raleigh, NC, August 04, 2011 --( Patty Briguglio, president of MMI Public Relations (, a Raleigh-based full-service public relations firm, has announced that the company will sponsor the Greater Raleigh Chamber of Commerce Summer Leadership Conference taking place Wednesday, Aug. 17 and Thursday, Aug. 18 at the Pinehurst Resort located at 80 Carolina Vista Drive, Village of Pinehurst, N.C. The conference will focus on current local, state and national business and other issues and will be attended by Wake County’s business and elected leaders. Featured speakers will include U.S. Sen. Richard Burr, Tom Ross, Ph.D., president of the University of North Carolina system, and Fred DeFilippo, vice president of U.S. marketing for New York Life Insurance.

“MMI Public Relations is proud to sponsor the Greater Raleigh Chamber of Commerce Summer Leadership Conference,” said Briguglio. “Our firm believes the development of strong business leadership is essential to strengthening the economic reputation of Raleigh and Wake County.”

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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, 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 one of the top PR firms in North Carolina and nationally, MMI is the recipient of numerous awards in the public relations arena and the community. For more information, call (919) 233-6600, visit the MMI Public Relations website at or the MMI Public Relations Blog at

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