RALEIGH, N.C. (October 16, 2009)—
Articulon (www.articulon.com), a Triangle-based branding and public relations firm, announces today the three-year appointment of Brian Van Norman to the board of directors for The Chamber Orchestra of the Triangle (www.chamberorchestraofthetriangle.org).
Van Norman will focus on fundraising and media relations, as well as serve on other board committees. The Chamber Orchestra of the Triangle is one of the finest professional ensembles in the Southeast. Its 2009-2010 season consists of five performances under the leadership of internationally recognized conductor Lorenzo Muti.
“Brian’s passion for music and community involvement makes him a valuable addition to our board,” says David Lindquist, board chair for The Chamber Orchestra of the Triangle. “We look forward to the professional expertise and energy he brings to the organization.”
Van Norman dedicates his leadership to a number of nonprofit organizations. Most recently he was named publicity chair of the 2010 A Toast to the Triangle, the signature fundraising event benefitting the Tammy Lynn Center for Developmental Disabilities. He has also conducted media relations and event management for the inaugural Capital Quilters Guild quilt auction.
A native of Binghamton, New York, Van Norman received a Bachelor of Arts degree in communication from North Carolina State University. He lives in Raleigh with his wife, Kelly, and their two dogs.
Based in Raleigh, Articulon delivers branded marketing and PR programs that are commercially intelligent and targeted to drive results. With a hands-on approach, every campaign is custom built to meet client objectives based on our commitment to creativity and responsiveness. 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 to their audience. Articulon works with professional service-based companies with a need to increase visibility and organizations that promote advocacy and cause-related health initiatives. Work has been completed for emerging brands and Fortune 500 organizations including: Panera Bread, AKC, Defond North America, Better Business Bureau of Eastern North Carolina, Hughes Pittman & Gupton and Saks Fifth Ave. Visit www.articulon.com or call 919.232.5008.
About the Chamber Orchestra of the Triangle:
Since 1982, The Chamber Orchestra of the Triangle has been received with genuine respect and enthusiasm by music critics and the community. Today, it is considered one of the finest professional ensembles in North Carolina and the Southeast. With its elite corps of musicians, the orchestra continues to present a well-chosen and unusual repertoire that delights audiences and evokes high praise from critics. That standard of excellence has become the hallmark of the orchestra and has distinguished each succeeding season. The 2009-2010 series marks its 27th concert season. For more information, visit www.thecot.org or call 919.360.3382.