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.

Branson Celebrities Come Together For Flood Relief Benefit

Geile/Leon Marketing Communications
Kudos to the celebrities who have put together The Official Branson Celebrity Flood Relief Benefit. The benefit is set for Thursday, May 26 at the Branson Convention Center, a client of St. Louis PR Agency Geile/Leon Marketing Communications. Branson’s biggest stars, including Tony Orlando, Andy Williams and Yakov, along with community and business leaders, are […]

G/L Celebrity Look-A-Likes

Tim Leon
Hey everyone: If you’ve been to a St. Louis Blues game, you’ve seen the segment on the JumboTron where they take random photos of fans in the audience and show them next to a celebrity they most resemble. It’s a hoot! And believe it or not, our friends at Facebook have an app called Facedouble Twin–where […]

Casa Gallardo Feeds Hungry Volunteers in Bridgeton

Geile/Leon Marketing Communications
Kudos to Casa Gallardo Mexican Restaurant for stepping up to the plate and providing lunch for more than 800 volunteers who joined the effort to help cleanup tornado-ravaged Bridgeton on Saturday. Casa Gallardo, a client of St. Louis PR Agency Geile/Leon Marketing Communications, stepped in to replace the food provider originally scheduled for that day, […]

Casa Gallardo To Cleanup Volunteers: “Lunch is On Us!”

Geile/Leon Marketing Communications
Casa Gallardo—the Original Mexican Restaurant in St. Louis—and a client of Geile/Leon, a St. Louis PR agency, will say “thank you” to hundreds of volunteers this Saturday with a free lunch. The volunteers are working to help cleanup parts of Bridgeton, hit hard by the Good Friday tornadoes on April 22. The restaurant’s Bridgeton location […]

Treat Mom to Mother’s Day Champagne Brunch in Branson

Geile/Leon Marketing Communications
What better way to say “I Love You” to Mom than by taking her to Level 2 Steakhouse, at the Hilton Branson Convention Center Hotel, for a Mother’s Day Champagne Brunch? The Branson Convention Center is a client of St. Louis PR Agency Geile/Leon Marketing Communications. Braised Newman Farms Pork Shank or Blackened Hawaiian Snapper […]

G/L Client Branson Convention Center Featured in Magazine Article

Geile/Leon Marketing Communications
As the Branson Convention Center, a client of St. Louis PR Agency Geile/Leon, prepares to welcome some 4,000 ladies to the Phil Waldrep Ministries’ Women of Joy Conference, check out this terrific article in the latest Rejuvenate magazine on how to plan for city-wide religious meetings. G/L worked with the publication’s editor on the story, which […]

Ozzie Steps Up for Dining Out For Life

Geile/Leon Marketing Communications
John O’Connor, Account Manage for Geile/Leon Marketing Communications, a St. Louis PR Agency, spent the morning escorting St. Louis Cardinal Hall-of-Famer Ozzie Smith on several media interviews. For the 10th straight year, Ozzie is Honorary Chairperson for the annual Dining Out For Life event, which takes place Thursday, April 28. More than 130 area restaurants […]

QR Codes: Friend or Foe?

Geile/Leon Marketing Communications
Way back in 2007 I attended a conference in Houston. The topic was consumer engagement, and I met Tim Williams, who is an author and partner of Ignition Consulting group. In his presentation, Tim kept talking about QR, or Quick Read, codes. They were all the rage in Asia and Europe and could be found […]

I’m on a deck!

Geile/Leon Marketing Communications
What could possibly be better than enjoying the Clayton skyline from the new rooftop patio of the G/L office? Short answer: nothing, or maybe having a cold brew in hand. Regardless, this new patio is going to be perfect for afternoon brainstorms or casual client meetings. Is it a crime to get a slight tan […]

How to write a blog that someone will actually read

Geile/Leon Marketing Communications
It’s common knowledge that the blogging craze has spread like Bieber Fever across the world wide web. You can find blogs on literally every subject known to mankind. You can even find blogs on writing blogs -this particular post, for instance. But what is the secret to getting people, your target audience in particular, to […]