Harrison College’s Corporate Partnerships Division Selects MMI Public Relations as Agency of Record

Raleigh Public Relations Firm to Provide Services for Contemporary, Career-Focused Institution of Higher Education

Raleigh, NC, April 11, 2013 --(PR.com)-- Robert Buhler, president of MMI Public Relations (http://www.mmipublicrelations.com), a full-service public relations firm, has announced that the company has been named the agency of record for Indianapolis-based Harrison College. Harrison College is an institution of higher learning with more than 5,000 students studying at 14 campuses and online. MMI will assist Harrison College in raising awareness of the college’s new educational opportunities including, its ICD-10 Training Curriculum and IT Development Program at the local, regional and national levels. Harrison College’s accomplished leadership, faculty and staff are thought leaders on their campuses and in their communities and MMI will help position them as experts in their respective fields.

Since 2010, MMI has worked with the institution’s culinary division, The Chef’s Academy, which has locations in Indianapolis and Morrisville, N.C., to promote the school’s premiere culinary, and pastry arts education. MMI has helped to positioned The Chef’s Academy as a principal culinary institute and community partner in the Triangle, Indianapolis and beyond.

“At MMI, we are excited to be able to leverage our vast experience in higher education to tell the exciting story of Harrison College, an institution that has been around for more than a century,” said Buhler. “Having worked with Harrison College’s culinary division, The Chef’s Academy, for many years now, we look forward to working alongside such innovative, excited educators as they help students become career-focused and driven for success.”

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About MMI Public Relations:
MMI Public Relations is a full-service PR firm based in the Triangle region of North Carolina 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, including recent recognition with the 2012 Cary Chamber Small Business of the Year award, based on the criteria of innovation, successful growth, community service and an exceptional work environment. 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.

About Harrison College:
Harrison College is a contemporary, career-focused institution of higher education serving more than 6,000 students throughout the United States and internationally, with 12 campuses in Indiana and Ohio, a culinary school in Indiana and one in North Carolina, and courses online at Harrison.edu. The institution grants associate and bachelor’s degrees across five schools of study: business, health sciences, information technology, criminal justice, and veterinary technology, as well as its culinary division, The Chef’s Academy. Harrison College offers students a variety of learning environments including online, traditional classroom or a combination of both. Accredited by the Accrediting Council of Independent Colleges and Schools (ACICS), Harrison College is dedicated to excellence in higher learning and is currently a candidate with The Higher Learning Commission, an affiliate of the North Central Association (HLC-NCA). Harrison College was founded in 1902 as Indiana Business College and has a rich history of preparing students for success in their chosen profession. For more information, visit http://www.harrison.edu.

Jennifer Evans
MMI Public Relations
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