Perspective From Both Sides of the Aisle

I’ve always loved to write, and I had my sights set on a career in journalism from the time I first saw Cary Grant verbally spar with Rosalind Russell in His Girl Friday. So that’s what I did: got a degree in journalism from the University of Missouri and eventually found a position as an…

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All the Best for 2017

2017 was one for the books here at Common Ground Public Relations. While the year brought many challenges, it also brought a lot of growth and memories for our boutique agency. While the CGPR ladies were hard at work writing, editing, pitching and executing events, Lynese managed the finances, HR and technology for the growing…

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Cheers to a Rockin’ Year!

The Common Ground team was rockin’ around the Christmas tree at our holiday party earlier this month!  We had a blast celebrating a successful 2017 with our clients, friends and family. Music Record Shop’s trendy and cozy 303 space at the .ZACK was the perfect spot to toast to 2017.  We browsed the record shop’s…

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Why we’re thankful to work at CGPR!

Nearly 15 years ago our fearless leaders, Denise and Lynese, took a leap of faith and started Common Ground Public Relations. Fast-forward to today: CGPR is nine team members strong! And through all of the ups and the downs, Denise and Lynese have been committed to making CGPR an incredible place to work. So in…

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Happy Halloween!

Happy Halloween from the CGPR crew Time for candy, costumes and a few “BOOS!” And in St. Louis we know jokes are a must Without a good laugh, Halloween is a bust If you don’t have a joke prepared for the night Our team has a few that might give you a fright Along with…

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Stephanie Zeilenga

CGPR Summer ’17 News

Exciting times are ahead for CGPR! We have recently grown by two team members and also hope for your support in the Small Business Monthly poll of best companies. First, we are thrilled to welcome Stephanie Zeilenga and Colleen Barry to the Common Ground team… Meet Stephanie Stephanie is a seasoned editor and writer, with…

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On the Hunt for an Intern

It was a cold February morning as we briskly walked toward one of the most exciting events of the year: The Missouri School of Journalism Strategic Communication Career Fair. As a previous Mizzou student, I vividly remember this event – a coveted day for juniors and seniors in the strategic communication emphasis area. As our…

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