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Articulon Creates Brand Identity Package for Phil Kirk

November 28, 2006

Category: Business & Economics

Raleigh, NC (November 28, 2006) Cindy Stranad, principal of Articulon, a boutique public relations and branding firm, announces today the completion of an identity package for Phil Kirk, vice president of external relations of Catawba College in Salisbury and owner of his own speaking and consulting business. Articulon completed and distributed a branded business capabilities package as well as created a positioning themeline, "Speaking. Entertaining. Informing." 

"Launching your own business can be very demanding, especially when you are already working full time," Kirk says. "Articulon created a branded system that effectively communicates to the multiple audiences I will reach." 

Articulon is also the booking agent for Kirk's professional speaking business His main areas of interest include education, politics and the N.C. wine industry. 

In addition to the B2B category, Articulon provides services to clients in the financial, retail, commercial real estate, pharmaceutical, nonprofit and technology industries.

About Phil Kirk:
Phil Kirk is currently the vice president for external relations at Catawba College in Salisbury and principal of a speaking and consulting firm. In 1970, Kirk was elected as the youngest state senator in North Carolina. In 1989, Kirk became president of North Carolina Citizens for Business and Industry (NCCBI) and was consistently ranked among the top 25 most effective N.C. lobbyists. As politician, government official, president of NCCBI and chairman of the State Board of Education, Phil has delivered more than 6,000. For more information or to book a speaking engagement, visit or e-mail

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, McDonaldhs Corporation and Saks Fifth Ave. Visit or call (919) 232-5008.

Media Contact:
Cindy Stranad
(919) 232-5008 x101

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