After Bruce | After Bruce PR & Marketing
After Bruce PR works with independent filmmakers, community minded organizations, and socially conscious businesses to elevate voices, influence audiences, and impact the most pressing issues we face.
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After Bruce is a creatively driven, boutique public relations and marketing agency dedicated to identifying each client’s unique narrative. We provide strategic communications solutions for our clients to create an authentic brand that reflects their values. Our team brings an unparalleled blend of strategy acumen and actionable knowledge to our work.


At After Bruce, we work collaboratively with our clients to build lasting relationships that add value and enrich their agency in a complex world. We focus on the details and context of each situation and gather data to understand decision-making behavior. We then map that process in order to pinpoint and design ideal solutions for each client’s needs. Our campaigns deliver strategic ingenuity, sound analysis, and breakthrough creativity through innovative thinking that aligns our clients’ visions, efforts, and goals.

Eseel Borlasa Partner / Snacks Officer
Eseel has over a decade of outreach and PR experience in film and music. Her work reflects an intersection of community engagement, crafted social media presence, and in-depth press coverage. Eseel’s areas of expertise include: festival campaigns, event management, and media tracking. Eseel has executed film festival campaigns at Sundance, SXSW, TIFF, LAFF, and more. She also specializes in theatrical and broadcast premieres, including PR efforts for documentary programming on PBS’s POV.

Tracy Nguyen-Chung 
Partner / Whiskey Officer
With a multi-faceted background in behavioral analysis, social justice, and branding strategy, Tracy brings a unique marketing acumen to her work.  She specializes in brand development, audience engagement, and bridging the gap between PR and Impact campaigns. She received a Masters Degree in Conflict Resolution from the Monterey Institute of International Studies and a Bachelors Degree in International Affairs from Lewis & Clark College.

Network Development

After Bruce can expand and adapt your network of advocates and collaborators to meet your engagement goals. These include thought leaders, filmmakers, educators, community organizations and groups that share intersectional values and interests.

Outreach Strategy

With years of experience in community outreach and engagement, our team can identify and connect with a wide network of collaborators, community organizations, and thought leaders.

Collaborator Pipeline

Our extensive slate of former, current, and incoming clients in production and social media presents a pipeline opportunity for collaborative media opportunities.

Media Targeting

We leverage our vast press network to pitch feature, interview, and review coverage. Targeted pitching seeks to highlight our clients and their collaborators

Audience Activation

We offer campaign strategies geared toward activating audiences to take action in their own communities. We will identify specific action items for each audience segment to maximize on-going audience investment and impact.

Awards Strategy

The After Bruce team has collectively led numerous awards season campaigns for nominees and recipients. Our team understands the intricacies of awards positioning for everything from critics association or otherwise.


Much of our strategy development is driven by data analytics. This allows us to be flexible, accurate, and adaptive to changes in any operating environment - audience behavior, sociopolitical climate, market trends, and more.

Social Media

Our team understands the intricacies of social media positioning and will create a strategy that can organically leverage your existing high-profile advocates and social media presence. Your team should be leveraged according to a strategic timeline to maximize impact.

Design & Branding

We can rebrand, develop, design, and implement your branding campaign. Whether you are looking for graphic logos, website builds, marketing materials and pitch decks, or more, we are able to service all your needs through our in-house services and vast network of collaborators.










We believe in the power of independent filmmakers, community minded organizations, and socially conscious businesses to elevate voices, influence audiences, and impact the most pressing issues we face.


We would love to hear from you! All inquiries receive an initial analysis and strategy consultation at no charge.