What We Do
Located in Austin, TX and Portland, OR, Bloom Communications is a research-based, integrated communications agency connecting marketing, public relations, and creative services. Partnering exclusively with mission-driven organizations dedicated to growing and impacting their communities, we leverage the diverse expertise of our team, providing unparalleled experience and services with the personal touch of a boutique agency. We can work as your complete outsourced communications department, internal team’s strategic support, or project-based consultants.
Who We ServeYour Work Inspires Ours
Constant innovation and developments within the healthcare and life sciences industries are creating unique opportunities for you to connect with your patients. A rapidly changing marketplace and increasing expectations regarding the patient experience are just two of the challenges of your outreach efforts. Our extensive experience and understanding of these industries give us a distinct expertise to find creative solutions, helping you fulfill your organizational goals. All of our staff and vendors are HIPAA Business Associate certified through the ANCC.Learn More
Like any business, nonprofits need to regularly and effectively communicate to their donors and constituents in order to succeed. There are countless nonprofits vying for the attention of the general public. We help you identify your most influential and passionate audience members, streamline your important messaging, and tailor your outreach.
We believe that targeted, timely, and contextual communication is paramount to moving the needle in your organization. Our mission is to provide a high level of service to nonprofits while remaining cognizant of the bottom line and the need to stretch limited resources without compromising on results.Learn More
Because we believe it’s imperative to serve others while supporting yourself, our for-profits services are reserved exclusively for organizations that have an active corporate social responsibility program. Corporate social responsibility (corporate citizenship) can take many forms, including serving others in your community through volunteerism and philanthropy. Our communications services translate across a variety of industries. While we don’t “specialize” in any particular for-profit industry, we reserve the right not to represent organizations in competing marketplaces.
Don’t have a corporate citizenship plan and want to work with us? We’ll help you create one.Learn More
What Makes Us Different
We offer a collaborative approach and work with companies making an impact in their communities.
We believe in the value of listening. Listening to understand your organizational objectives. Listening to understand your challenges. Listening to understand your motivations for doing what you do. We use that knowledge to help you grow and flourish by developing a customized, research-based action plan to maximize results in a fiscally responsible manner.
We Give Back to Our Community
We believe the best way to grow your business is to nourish the environment
We take pride in being active citizens conscious of the impact we can make in our communities in both our personal and professional lives. As such, we are dedicated to the growth of mission-driven organizations. We also give our time and resources to causes that are meaningful to our team members and organizations.
You win. We win. The World Wins.
Our Clients Love Us
Our clients enjoy strong, positive relationships with us that are respectful, open, honest, and genuinely friendly. We protect and conserve client financial resources as if they were our own. We believe it’s imperative to serve others while supporting yourself.
“The Bloom Communications team, through quantitative and qualitative research, helped us understand what we didn’t know and gave us a pathway to learn about the needs of the community and how Saturday Academy could better serve those needs.”
“The insights Bloom delivered with this project have been invaluable and have fundamentally changed how we design and implement our communications projects.”
“Bloom hit the mark and assisted us in our ownership of Block 87 throughout the years and we are thankful and appreciative of their professionalism. Definitely one of the best PR firms in Austin.”
“I’ve been working with Bloom as both a client and now partner for many years and I couldn’t recommend their PR and Marketing services enough. Brianna and her team have… Read More
“Bloom Communications is a trusted and valued partner of Rx Outreach. In our search for a public relations firm, it was important for us to find a company whose values… Read More
“The Bloom team took an evolving initiative that required a great degree of nuance and sensitivity and created digestible, thoughtful messages that rang true with each of our diverse audiences…. Read More
“I can’t say enough about my experience with Bloom Communications. Last fall, I launched my own video production company, Heartprint Productions. I knew I wanted a strong brand with cohesive… Read More
“The folks at Bloom Communications are awesome to work with! As a partner, they provide thoughtful insight into integrated communications strategies. They tackle any marketing or PR challenge head on… Read More
“The Bloom team stays focused on project goals and objectives, balancing the client’s inputs and preferences with industry best practices. When issues arise, they are thoughtful about managing client expectations… Read More
“Bloom was TCJC’s first-ever communications support, and they came on board at a very hectic time – the beginning of Texas’ 2017 Legislative Session. Our advocacy goal is to create… Read More
“Throughout our work together, Bloom has demonstrated an interest in our mission and a commitment to driving our success. Bloom understands how to work with nonprofits and is strategic in scoping work that drives results.”
“We are proud of our partnership with Bloom and the open communication and collaboration that has come as a result.”
“The Bloom Communications team became part of our company. That is how all of us who interacted with them felt. Their professional yet personable way of communicating with us was… Read More
“Bloom has been such a key player in our public relations and marketing strategy for so many years, they feel like family. They always bring fresh ideas that enhance, protect… Read More
“What I value the most is that Brianna and her team also bring marketing expertise — giving you a big picture of communications and what will work best for your brand — rather than writing a few press releases and hoping for impact.”
“I’ve always felt I could trust the results of Bloom’s work, in large part, because of the care the team took with me at the beginning, getting to the heart of what I really needed (even when I wasn’t sure myself).”
“Trust is the main word that comes to mind when it comes to working with Bloom.”
“I love partnering with such a socially conscious group that not only makes a difference for our client’s PR, but in our community as a whole. We rely on Bloom’s expertise and are never disappointed.”
From Our Blog
10 Do’s and Don’ts of Brand Social Media
Social media has become integral to numerous facets of life — business is no exception. At this point, businesses that don’t have a social media strategy in place are missing out on a key aspect of digital marketing. Whether your social channels are steady, stagnant, or even nonexistent, you’ll want to take into account these do’s and don’ts of social media.
Meet Bloom Communications Founder & CEO, Brianna McKinney
Bloom is a proud woman-owned, women-led agency focused on working with like-minded employees and clients who are on a mission to make the world a better place. We’re celebrating all of the incredible women who have broken barriers this Women’s History Month, so, we’d like to introduce you to a changemaker that continues to innovate in the communications industry — our Founder & CEO, Brianna McKinney.
When Social Media and Social Injustice Collide
Social media is like wildfire. The speed at which information spreads through the medium is rather impressive, and you can’t help but stare and be drawn to the flame. And, perhaps, fan the flame. The viral nature of social media makes it the perfect partner for inciting change when it comes to critical issues like social injustice.
The Top 5 Things You Need to Know About Crisis Communications
Recent events have demonstrated that the worst can and will happen. Whether or not your organization survives depends on how you handle each stage of the crisis. While major corporations may make national headlines with their public relations news, crisis communications is equally essential for small organizations and their PR—perhaps even more so due to the smaller margins involved.