the blog

We have a lot to say.

Admittedly, some of it probably shouldn’t be said in public, so we’ll keep it to the stuff that matters. Don’t expect us to only spew words or facts. We’ll tell you what we think, and more importantly, why it should matter to you.

Still Time to Help Joplin Victims and Enjoy Great Mexican Food at Same Time

Geile/Leon Marketing Communications
Casa Gallardo, a client of Geile/Leon, one of St. Louis’ Top Public Relations Firms continues its fundraiser to help victims of the Joplin tornado.   Casa Gallardo’s Fundraising Effort For Joplin Relief Fund Continues Through October 16 St. Louis, MO (August 30, 2011)—While the federal government has frozen future aid to tornado-ravaged Joplin to focus […]

On-Set with G/L and MOST

Geile/Leon Marketing Communications
When prompting actors on this commercial shoot, their motivation was… getting kids out of the house and off to college! Missouri’s MOST 529 College Savings Plan is the easy, affordable and diverse way to plan for a child’s future. G/L was on-set today with Missouri State Treasurer Clint Zweifel and family for the upcoming 2012 […]

Casa Gallardo Serves Up Fried Ice Cream to Channel 5 Hosts

Geile/Leon Marketing Communications
To celebrate National Ice Cream Day on Sunday, July 17, Casa Gallardo chef Antonio Murillo and Regional Director Robert Fowler appeared on KSDK’s “Today in St. Louis” 6:00 a.m. newscast. The two demonstrated how to prepare fried ice cream and explained how Casa Gallardo invented the Tex-Mex dessert here in St. Louis back in 1975. During the […]

Good Mews for Geile/Leon MC

Geile/Leon Marketing Communications
Geile/Leon Marketing Communication‘s newest team member, Robert Mews, Senior Digital Marketing Strategist, was recently featured in the St. Louis Business Journal’s “New in Town” section. Robert hails to us from the great state of Minnesota, where he was an eMarketing Manager for Minneapolis-based Grocery Shopping Network and previously worked  at the agency MRM Worldwide. Robert is […]

To Build a Better Portfolio, You Need to be Ready and Willing.

Dave Geile
As a Creative Director and owner of my own marketing communications agency, I had the pleasure of being asked to be an advisor to a new start up organization. The win-win-win factor behind this nonprofit concept is fantastic. It is a nonprofit set up to help other nonprofits with marketing, advertising, and promotional materials—with a […]

Sit Down & LINK Hard & Long about What You Just Did

Geile/Leon Marketing Communications
As a copywriter in the weird and whacky digital world, interactive writing has taken a 2-fold purpose: 1. Deliver the message in entertaining fashion 2. Use any means possible to achieve top 10 search rankings (easier said than done) As the G/L scribe, I’m expected to write riveting, attention-grabbing copy, while incorporating awkward SEO words […]

Casa Gallardo Steps Up To The “Plate”

Geile/Leon Marketing Communications
Kudos to Geile/Leon PR client, Casa Gallardo Mexican Restaurants, for their ongoing commitment to St. Louis-area charitable organizations, through the Charitable Menu campaign. Here is a photo of a check presentation from Casa Gallardo to the St. Louis Crisis Nursery. This check is for $1,042 and represents a portion of the restaurant’s sales on specific […]

Tim Leon Featured in Business Journal

Geile/Leon Marketing Communications
Our own Tim Leon, President and Managing Partner of St. Louis Ad Agency Geile/Leon Marketing Communications, is one of three local business people contacted by the St. Louis Business Journal to offer an opinion on “How to: Choose An Intellectual Property Attorney” column. The piece ran in the July 1 edition of the Business Journal. Tim […]

Cloud Computing Firms Need Recognition

Geile/Leon Marketing Communications
Hello readers. I’m Robert Mews, the new guy at G/L (a.k.a. the digital marketing strategist). This is my second week at G/L, and the final piece of my initiation is writing this blog post. I decided to talk about cloud computing, because it is a topic near and dear to my heart. I just purchased a […]

Want to Write and Publish a Book?

Tim Leon
My neighbor and friend, Janet, is a phenomenal writer. She always wanted to publish a book, but finding a publishing company and the expenses associated with publishing got in the way….until now. I just got an email from Janet directing me to a site called CreateSpace—a self publishing site that allows aspiring authors to launch […]