Getting Social at #FairSTL

For the fourth year, Forest Park was home to America’s Biggest Birthday Party – Fair Saint Louis. Once again, CGPR was part of the three-day festival, handling the Fair’s public relations, media relations and social media strategy. Our team spent more than 36 hours on site over the course of the three days – coordinating…

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Learning Opportunities to Keep Your Public Relations Skills Sharp

As working professionals in any industry, continuing education is key to job security, career advancement and client success. In PR, it’s no different. In fact, the evolution of the media landscape and social media platforms, and the integration of marketing and public relations, are all the more reason to seek opportunities to learn the latest…

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Our St. Louis Bucket Lists

Although we each have lived in St. Louis either part of or for our entire lives, there’s never been a time when we’ve said we’ve seen and done all that this city has to offer. And it offers a lot! It’s never too late to be a tourist in your town, so here are our…

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LouFest 2016: Record-Setting Success

For the 7th year, Forest Park was home to one of St. Louis’ largest summer events – LouFest. Produced locally, LouFest brings trending global talent from several genres together in a distinctly St. Louis, two-day festival environment. From indie rock to R&B, Americana, blues and country, 50,000 fans throughout the weekend donned their rain boots…

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LouFest 2016: CGPR’s Top Picks

The seventh-annual LouFest is just around the corner (September 10 and 11 in Forest Park) and promises to be the best fest yet. The uniquely St. Louis festival will feature more than 30 national and regional acts performing across four stages throughout the weekend, and other unique festival experiences such as the Market Square that…

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Bikes & Bourbon

In early August, Jenna and Maggie from our team embarked on a five-day, Midwestern road trip with the Rebel Yell Bourbon crew in support of Rebels Uncaged, a nationwide sweepstakes where later this year four people will win a custom motorcycle built by a nationally recognized motorcycle builder (Analog Motorcycles, Chicago, Ill.; Classified Moto, Richmond,…

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Natalie Morales Comes to STL!

We’ve had a whirlwind past few months helping plan the special events celebrating the Gateway Arch’s 50th anniversary, on behalf of Bi-State Development—including local, regional and national media outreach initiatives. One media segment in particular was incredibly fun to coordinate. Natalie Morales and the TODAY Show crew came to St. Louis to film Natalie taking…

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