Emily Packard Joins MMI Public Relations

Local PR Firm Hires Assistant Account Executive.

Raleigh, NC, November 16, 2011 --(PR.com)-- MMI Public Relations (http://www.mmipublicrelations.com), a Raleigh-based, full-service public relations firm, has announced that Emily Packard has joined the firm as an assistant account executive. In this position, Packard will leverage both traditional and emerging media to gain positive results for clients in a wide range of industries, including real estate, engineering, the arts, law, printing and more. Prior to joining MMI, Packard worked at a local marketing services company in Wake Forest, N.C. She earned bachelor’s degrees in journalism and mass communication, as well as political science, from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, then completed a master’s degree in communication at NC State University.

“Emily’s expertise and background in both traditional and social media make her a valuable asset to MMI Public Relations,” said MMI President Patty Briguglio. “We are pleased to welcome her to the team, and look forward to her support in ensuring that all of our clients’ stories are heard, no matter what the medium.”

New Media Content:
MMI Public Relations’ Twitter account

MMI Public Relations’ “Be Heard” blog

MMI Public Relations’ YouTube channel

MMI Public Relations’ Facebook page

- Originally from Advance, N.C., Packard resides in Morrisville, N.C., with her husband.

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, 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 http://www.mmipublicrelations.com or the MMI Public Relations Blog at http://www.mmipublicrelations.com/blog.

Caitlin Russell
MMI Public Relations
(919) 233-6600

MMI Public Relations
Patty Briguglio