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You trust us with your stories, we bring them to life with care and integrity.

We’re a team of artists, strategists, and big-picture thinkers.

Our team boasts decades of combined experience in brand strategy and video production for small to very large companies. We create nearly everything in-house, which gives us the space to grow deep relationships with our clients and each other.

Since 2016, we’ve served 200+ businesses and nonprofits across our city and beyond, telling stories of passionate brands across a multitude of industries. And as a B Corp and Benefit Corporation for Good, we back our values with action and accountability.

Our work has gone on to be recognized in Expertise’s 2023 lists for Best Advertising Agencies of Portland and Manifest’s 2022 top 10 Visual Effects Companies in Portland. We’re proud to be the highest-rated video production company in Oregon on Google.

We build stories that deepen your brand and support strategic calls to action.

Here’s how:

Exploration

Big ideas

Strategy

Production

launch

Our values guide the ways we make decisions, run our workplace, and engage our communities.

We take our responsibility as advertisers seriously.

 
In addition to our certifications as a B Corp and Benefit Corporation, we’ve built rigorous internal and external policies that help us stay true to our team, city, and planet. We say no to greenwashing, wokewashing, and the poster child. We say yes to honest strategies and content that reflect the full, genuine character of your company while speaking directly to your audience.

We think the best work comes from strong creative partnerships.

And we also know that the world of advertising and video production is unfortunately known for being fast-paced and sometimes even cutthroat. We see kindness as more than just creating a community of clients, but building a practice of close listening, honest feedback, and just the right amount of silliness on set.

Unless that's what you're going for, that is.

We take pride in making exactly what you need. We stay on trend with all the bells and whistles, but we’re not here to sell you anything that's not in your best interest. When discussing your company goals and challenges, we always bring a touch of pragmatism to the table to make sure we’re keeping you on track and on budget. If we think your work is great but you’ve got some steps to take before you’re ready for video, we’ll tell you so.

Not just nice ideas, but true commitments.

We’ve developed these values in addition to our external policies, which define how we hire, who we work for, and who we don’t work for. And we back it all up with rigorous third-party evaluations through our B Corp and Benefit Corporations for Good certifications.

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Meet the teammates who dazzle us, day in and day out:

Erik Croswell
Founder and director

Erik forages for novel formulas and unfamiliar ideas. A tireless creator and zoomed-out entrepreneur, he guides Bridge City Media’s projects and races to stay ahead of the curve in a quickly-changing digital world.​

Anchitta Noowong
lead editor

Anchitta lives for good astrology memes, tier S anime series, and chewy-delicious boba tea. A filmmaker and content creator, she manages the post-production process by maintaining excellent communication channels between collaborators.

Elaine Akamian
Content Manager

Elaine is an editor/animator (extraordinaire!) by day, wanderer by trade. They always knew that daydreaming and doodling in class was going to be worth it someday! You can also count on them to bring people together for a good meal.

Nate Hoss
lead Video specialist

Nate tinkers and tunes his craft as a cinematographer and lighting designer. He’s constantly striving to perfect his art and to collaborate with other creators to learn and thrive with the community around him. Quiet weekends in the gorge give Nate energy to rock-it on set through the week.

Eduardo Jovanovic
Video Specialist and EDitor
Eduardo takes great care in finessing his art. As a cinematographer and a musician, he looks for inventive new ways to tell a story and show new perspectives to bring ideas to life. He is fueled by his beloved Bustelo coffee and a drive to find beauty in his work.
Kayla Caldeira
Marketing Specialist

Kayla is a multifaceted marketer. When she’s not building content for Bridge City and clients, you can find her behind the camera filming and producing films. She’s a storyteller at heart and loves finding stories with depth that challenge how we think. Her hobbies outside of work include finding the best honey lavender latte in Portland and cruising down the slopes on a snowboard!

Effy Akamian
Sales and Marketing Coordinator

Effy is an effervescent expert in sales & client development. With a diverse background in networking, fashion, styling, and preforming arts, she is all about building lasting connections by helping people realize and expand their projects. If there’s two things Effy unequivocally loves to do in this world, it’s make things look pretty and make people feel heard!

Crew-for-hire

Along with our own, full productions, we frequently collaborate with other video production companies, or marketing agencies to provide supplementary crew for projects. 
We have a highly trained and specialized production crew with staffing options for:
– Director of Photography
– 1st AC
-1st AD
– Directors
– Producers
– Production Assistants
– Sound Technicians
– and more

Book Our Space

We have a fully operational 2000sqft space in North Portland that we share with Fortem Films. It’s an excellent space for music videos, commercials, or private events.
Inquire directly for booking or find more details on Peerspace.

Rent our Gear

We have a wide array of cameras, lenses, lights, and sound equipment and can beat most rental house rates. Some highlights are:
– BlackMagic Ursa Mini
– BlackMagic Pocket Cinema 6kPro (x2)
– Canon 5d3
– Sigma 24-70 Art Lens

– Sigma 70-200 Lens

– Canon 24-105 Lens

– Ronin s3 Gimbal

– and much more

Looking to join our team?

All listings will be posted below whenever positions are available. For general inquiries, reach out to [email protected]

No listings for new job openings at the moment.

Awards and Recognitions

Every so often we’ll take a break, reflect and give ourselves a pat on the back, but then it’s back to work!