MMI Associates, Inc. Sponsors North Carolina Education Ball

Raleigh, NC, June 07, 2008 --( Patty Briguglio, president of MMI Associates, Inc. (, a full-service public relations firm, has announced that the firm is a Bronze sponsor for the 2008 North Carolina Education Ball, a signature event that benefits Communities in Schools of North Carolina (CIS). CIS is the nation’s leading community-based organization helping students stay in school and prepare for life. The event will be held on Saturday, June 7 at 6 p.m. at the Progress Energy Center for the Performing Arts, located at 2 East South St. in Raleigh. Titled Mardis Gras and All That Jazz, the event will include dinner, live and silent auctions, exclusive entertainment and award presentations.

“I am very pleased to be a sponsor of the sixth annual N.C. Education Ball,” said Briguglio. “It is an unforgettable event that supports a remarkable cause and reminds us every year of how important education is in shaping the future of our children.”

About MMI Associates, Inc.:
MMI Associates, Inc. is a full-service 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.
(919) 233-6600
PR Firms Raleigh, NC

MMI Associates
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