Articulon Adds Van Norman to Account Service Team

Raleigh, NC, August 08, 2007 --( Cindy Stranad, principal of Articulon, a Raleigh-based boutique branding and public relations firm, announces today the appointment of Brian Van Norman as account coordinator. In this role, Van Norman's responsibilities include media relations, event management and account planning.

With more than ten years of experience in the hospitality industry, Van Norman fosters continued growth in his ability to efficiently work under tight time constraints and create innovative solutions to complex issues.

“With our expanded client base in the first half of 2007, Brian is a tremendous asset to the firm,” says Stranad. “Our clients represent hospitality, B2B and retail accounts. Brian’s experience and ability adds instant credibility to the firm.”

A native of Binghamton, N.Y., Van Norman currently resides in Raleigh. He obtained a Bachelor of the Arts in Communication from North Carolina State University.

About Articulon:
Based in Raleigh, Articulon serves as a boutique marketing communications, design and public relations firm dedicated to putting a voice to the value of small- to mid-sized companies. Inspired to gain results, Articulon helps clients to break through the abundance of noise with a brand and a focused message that creates a connection with an audience. Far beyond traditional, Articulon’s client campaigns are characterized by their responsiveness, creativity and commercial intelligence. Work has been completed for emerging brands and fortune 500 organizations including: Novartis Consumer Health, AKC, Catering by Design, The Better Business Bureau of Eastern North Carolina, HumanCentric Technologies, Sustainable North Carolina, McDonald’s Corporation and Saks Fifth Ave. Visit or call (919) 232-5008.

Cindy Stranad