MMI Public Relations Wins 2011 Gold Pixie Award

Local Public Relations Firm Receives Recognition from American Pixel Academy in Third Annual Competition.

Raleigh, NC, December 16, 2011 --( Patty Briguglio, president of MMI Public Relations (, a Raleigh-based full-service public relations firm, has announced that the firm has received a 2011 Gold Pixie Award from the American Pixel Academy, which honors outstanding work in the fastest-growing areas of the moving pixels industry, including animation, effects and motion graphics. MMI Public Relations won in the category of logo effects for “Lloyd Yates' Wake County: A Great Place To Live and Work,” a video produced for Wake County Economic Development (WCED), the lead economic development agency for Wake County, N.C.

To view the winning logo effects, visit

“We are proud to have won a Pixie Award,” said Briguglio. “This is a direct result of the efforts of our talented videographer and the public relations team at MMI.”

New Media Content:
MMI Public Relations’ Twitter account

MMI Public Relations’ “Be Heard” blog

MMI Public Relations’ YouTube channel

MMI Public Relations’ Facebook page

- For more information on the Pixie Awards, visit

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 or the MMI Public Relations Blog at

Caitlin Russell
MMI Public Relations
(919) 233-6600

MMI Public Relations
Patty Briguglio