P2R Associates Forms Strategic Partnership with Inner Circle Media

LIVONIA, Mich., December 8, 2009 – P2R Associates, a leader in integrated marketing, strategic public relations and brand communications, announced today a strategic alliance with Inner Circle Media, a graphic design, web development and marketing firm located in Ann Arbor.

According to Gordon Cole, president of P2R Associates, current and prospective clients of both award-winning firms will benefit from the combined experience of two teams that share a common outlook and focus.  P2R clients who need visual communications support will benefit from the exceptional work of Inner Circle Media’s creative team.  Similarly, Inner Circle clients who need broader, integrated marketing and strategic public relations support will be able to take advantage of this expertise and experience that P2R brings.

“Inner Circle Media’s strength in visual communications is a great balance for P2R, and significantly strengthens our corporate identity, graphic and web design capabilities,” Cole said.  “Most important, our two firms work well together and share a similar focus on delivering programs that exceed customer expectations and drive results.”

“The experts at P2R Associates really understand how to create and implement long-term marketing and communications strategies said Carrie Hensel, managing partner of Inner Circle Media.  “Our clients are already benefitting from their experience and ideas.”

About P2R Associates

P2R Associates is an award-winning, strategic public relations and brand communications firm serving a diverse mix of international, national and local companies in a range of industries.  With special expertise in business-to-business communications, P2R has represented clients in the automotive OE, Tier 1 and aftermarket, high-tech manufacturing, construction, consulting, defense, retail, design, engineering and exhibit and event management.  Headquartered in Livonia, Mich., P2R provides clients with strategy-driven tactics, superior service and measureable results.

To learn more about P2R and it’s e(3) Evaluate – Engage – Empower Process, visitwww.p2rassociates.com.

About Inner Circle Media

Founded in 2001, Inner Circle Media is a women-owned marketing firm providing web development, graphic design and multimedia services to for-profit companies and nonprofit organizations in research, healthcare, technology, education and arts and culture.  Clients include Terumo CVS, Thomson-Shore, Inc. the Ann Arbor Area Chamber of Commerce, the Center for Automotive Research and the University of Michigan.  For more information about Inner Circle Media, visitwww.innercirclemdia.com.