Our in-house writing, communications, design, web, social media, public relations, government affairs and marketing work is where we shine. When your project requires other services – web development, search engine marketing or a trademark, for example – we work alongside trusted partners to create a customized plan.

We were founded in 2010 and settled into our office space in downtown Manchester, New Hampshire, in 2011. The iconic brick building we call home was first a car repair garage in 1908, and has since been a bar, photography studio, high tech start up and headquarters of a major presidential candidate. 

More than 50 companies and organizations have chosen to work with us since our doors opened – some large, some small, in New Hampshire and across the nation. Many continue to do so because we’ve become effective and efficient extensions of their communications and marketing teams. 

Meet the CSC team

Matt Cookson President and CEO – strategist, advisor, writer, PR veteran, crisis communications maven, mentor, technology expert, storyteller, fearless leader, ocean sailor.

Matt Cookson

President and CEO – strategist, advisor, writer, PR veteran, crisis communications maven, mentor, technology expert, storyteller, fearless leader, ocean sailor.

Meredith Noyes Chief Creative Officer – creative strategist, marketer, designer, illustrator, brand-builder, deep thinker, artist, equestrian.

Meredith Noyes

Chief Creative Officer – creative strategist, marketer, designer, illustrator, brand-builder, deep thinker, artist, equestrian.

Dia Kalakonas Director of Strategic Communications – marketing and PR expert, corporate communications pro, editor, advertising strategist, image consultant, interior designer, hair and makeup advisor.

Dia Kalakonas

Director of Strategic Communications – marketing and PR expert, corporate communications pro, editor, advertising strategist, image consultant, interior designer, hair and makeup advisor.

Michelline Dufort Vice President of Public Affairs – lobbyist, legislative expert, business strategist, association manager, nonprofit aficionado, State House insider and 4,000-foot-mountain conqueror.

Michelline Dufort

Vice President of Public Affairs – lobbyist, legislative expert, business strategist, association manager, nonprofit aficionado, State House insider and 4,000-foot-mountain conqueror.

Marian Caisse Marketing Project Manager – graphic designer, digital and print media buyer, website administrator, project organizer, budget watcher, dog lover.

Marian Caisse

Marketing Project Manager – graphic designer, digital and print media buyer, website administrator, project organizer, budget watcher, dog lover.

Kathleen Procek Communications Coordinator - communications enthusiast, PR strategist, event planner, social media buff, organizational ace, technophile, amateur aerial yoga enthusiast, recreational photographer, lover of puns.

Kathleen Procek

Communications Coordinator - communications enthusiast, PR strategist, event planner, social media buff, organizational ace, technophile, amateur aerial yoga enthusiast, recreational photographer, lover of puns.

Teresa Dainesi Project Manager – creative thinker, writer, marketer, artist, photographer, event specialist, public relations veteran, teacher, supermom, ray of sunshine

Teresa Dainesi

Project Manager – creative thinker, writer, marketer, artist, photographer, event specialist, public relations veteran, teacher, supermom, ray of sunshine

Deb LaPress CFO and Office Manager — financial forecaster, HR master, party planner, shoe collector, accounting whiz, and purchasing specialist.

Deb LaPress

CFO and Office Manager — financial forecaster, HR master, party planner, shoe collector, accounting whiz, and purchasing specialist.

Jen Nickulas Communications Manager – writer, social media wizard, event promoter, PR strategist, tech enthusiast, roller derby paladin, crazy cat lady.

Jen Nickulas

Communications Manager – writer, social media wizard, event promoter, PR strategist, tech enthusiast, roller derby paladin, crazy cat lady.