Jake Potter and Jennifer Evans of MMI Public Relations Join Local Volunteer Committees

Jake Potter Joins the Greater Raleigh Chamber of Commerce’s Business Expo Task Force; Jennifer Evans Joins Artspace Communications Committee

Raleigh, NC, November 28, 2013 --(PR.com)-- Alfred Leach, president of MMI Public Relations, a public relations firm based in North Carolina’s Research Triangle region, has announced that Jake Potter, senior account executive, and Jennifer Evans, account executive, have been appointed to two of Raleigh’s nonprofit organizations. These appointments reflect MMI’s commitment to provide strong, consistent community leadership throughout the greater Raleigh area.

Potter has joined the Greater Raleigh Chamber of Commerce’s Business Expo Task Force. The Business Expo Task Force assists in planning and implementing the Chamber’s annual spring business-to-business trade show, set for Thursday, May 1, 2014 at the Jim Graham Building aboard the N.C. State Fairgrounds, located at 1025 Blue Ridge Rd. As a task force member, Potter will engage local businesses for trade show participation, promote event sponsorships and help guide the decision-making process for speaker selections and other event activities.

Evans has joined the Artspace Communications Committee. Artspace, Raleigh’s visual art center for creation and interaction, seeks to inspire creativity by engaging the local community in the visual arts process. As a member of the communications committee, Evans will assist in planning and executing, as well as provide strategic vision for the overall communications efforts of the organization.

“We are proud of Jake and Jennifer for volunteering their time and talents to support both the business and visual arts communities in the Research Triangle,” said Leach. “At MMI, we seek to actively serve our community friends and neighbors through volunteer efforts, and we maintain a commitment to making the Research Triangle area one of the nation’s premier places to live and work.”

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