COMO Living Magazine

2001 Corporate Place, Suite 100
Columbia, MO 65202

*Corporate Place is located off Vandiver Drive between the exits of Providence Road and Rangeline Street. Please note that if you are traveling to our office, we are not located off Corporate Lake!

Phone: 573-499-1830
Fax: 573-499-1831


Beth Bramstedt / Editor
ext: 1002

Matt Patston / Copy Editor


Keith Borgmeyer / Art Director
ext: 1006

Creative Services

Kate Morrow / Graphic Designer

Cassidy Shearrer / Editorial Designer

Marketing Representatives

Deb Valvo / Publisher

Jamie Patterson / Digital Services Director


Erica Pefferman / President

Renea Sapp / VP of Finance

Amy Ferrari / Director of Operations

Meet The Editor


Staff PYSK: Beth Bramstedt, COMO Living Editor




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