MMI Associates, Inc. Named Agency Of Record For Maida Vale

Raleigh, NC, July 12, 2007 --( Maida Vale, an exclusive residential community, has announced that MMI Associates, Inc. has been named agency of record for the development. MMI Associates, Inc. will assist Maida Vale in developing and implementing a public relations campaign, including media relations, strategic planning, community relations, and special event services. Maida Vale is a prestigious and private address complete with lush landscaping, which will include formal Italian gardens, cascading fountains and extraordinary architecture. This intimate enclave of homes is situated between Chapel Hill and Durham, and features 60 home sites starting from the upper $700,000s.

“We are pleased to begin working with MMI Associates, Inc.,” said Sharon Andrews, Coldwell Banker Howard Perry and Walston Builder Services senior sales manager. “This agency has an excellent reputation, and we look forward to improving our own business while maintaining the same standards that we have always boasted.”

About Maida Vale:
Maida Vale draws its name from the picturesque village in southern Italy, which is the inspiration for an elegant new Triangle luxury community. Maida Vale is a private village featuring Mediterranean inspired architecture, where classic and modern elements come together to create the relaxed ambience of Old World Europe. Situated on approximately 40 acres, this community features 60 homes along tree-lined streets and a central piazza encircled by stately Italian cedars surrounding a Renaissance fountain and floral-filled statuary. The gated neighborhood offers home designs ranging from 3,000 to 15,000 square feet. All the homes feature Andalusian, French, English and Italian, particularly Tuscan, architecture. Homebuyers can select from a collection of eight distinctive plans that include three to five bedrooms, two-and-a-half to five baths and up to three-car garages and brick-paved driveways. Maida Vale brings a blend of distinct European culture to life with extraordinary architecture, sculpted Italian gardens, exceptional amenities and outstanding personal service. This intimate enclave of homes is perfectly situated between Chapel Hill and Durham, and features 60 homesites starting from the upper $700,000s. For more information, contact Paige Coker at 919-967-5500 or e-mail her at

About MMI Associates, Inc.:
MMI Associates, Inc. is a full-service marketing and 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 most recently was awarded the Greater Raleigh Chamber of Commerce’s 2007 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

Patty Briguglio
MMI Associates, Inc.

Maida Vale
Patty Briguglio
919 233 6600