Brand Activation Network, or BAN, a new coalition of firms and service providers, has formed to bring clients specialty services across financial services, technology, telecommunications, education, business advisory, and information services.

Member groups include Middleberg Communications, branding and interactive marketing agency Stein + Partners, and global BtoB network Bizo.

The network will collaborate to provide PR, digital services, CSR work, IR, brand research, and other marketing and communications services.