"Don't you love New York in the fall? It makes me want to buy school supplies. I would send you a bouquet of newly-sharpened pencils if I knew your name and address. On the other hand, this not knowing has its charms." - You've Got Mail
I came across this beautiful business card for Alvin Diec, a graphic designer living in Atlanta, Georgia. After I followed the link and started perusing his portfolio, I ended up finding some great examples of his prior work. Check him out if you can!
In branding using a person's name can help create rapport trust with the customer. For example, Mildred Co, is loaded with old world connotations thus can come to represent experience, trust community with a sense of familiarity.