Strategic Storytelling.

Video, print and multimedia storytellers.
Stories with impact.


jeff@narrativelab.com
(503) 891–0641

What’s a River For?
The Elwha Undammed


U.S. National Park Service

Over six years, NarrativeLab documented the largest dam removal in American history. Our team also produced two earlier dam decommissioning projects: one for international broadcast on National Geographic Television about Marmot Dam in Oregon; and, a web series tracking the removal of Condit Dam in Washington for PacifiCorp.

Shown at the Visitor Center, Olympic National Park
Full Video—25 Minutes

Life Journeys


American Foundation for Suicide Prevention

NarrativeLab’s final film in a trilogy designed to support people who have lost someone to suicide.

Screened in 16 languages around the globe for International Survivors of Suicide Loss Day
Full Video—28 Minutes

And Much More…


Care to see more? Contact Jeff →

NarrativeLab is a marketing communications and production company founded by Jeff Gersh in 1994. The proposition: culture is built on stories. People respond to powerful stories. We remember them. We pass them on. Stories change us.

Some of Our Clients


  • Broadcast
  • CNN
  • Home and Garden Television Network
  • Multnomah Community Television
  • National Geographic Television
  • Oregon Public Broadcasting

  • Construction, Engineering & Facilities
  • Advanced American Construction
  • Beam Development
  • Brown & Caldwell
  • JR Merit
  • Menucha Retreat and Conference Center
  • Swenson Technology

  • Corporate
  • Starbucks
  • Telogis

  • Conservation
  • Audubon Society of Portland
  • Columbia Basin Water Transactions Program
  • Columbia Land Trust
  • Ducks Unlimited
  • Greater Yellowstone Coalition
  • Heart of Oregon Corps
  • Meyer Memorial Trust
  • National Fish and Wildlife Foundation
  • National Forest Foundation
  • The Nature Conservancy
  • Trout Unlimited
  • Upper Salmon Basin Watershed Program
  • U.S.—China Environmental Fund
  • U.S. Forest Service
  • U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service
  • U.S. National Park Service
  • World Wildlife Fund

  • Energy & Utility
  • Avangrid
  • PacifiCorp
  • Portland General Electric

  • Government & Legal
  • City of Lake Oswego
  • City of Portland
  • Forest County Potawatomi Nation
  • Metro
  • Municipality of Shenyang, China
  • Oregon Trial Lawyers Association

  • Healthcare & Mental Health
  • Hospice Foundation of America
  • American Foundation for Suicide Prevention
  • The Dougy Center
  • Greater Oregon Behavioral Health, Inc.
  • Mid Rogue Independent Physician Association

Let’s work together.


Clients come to us with lengthy wish lists: to take a fresh look at who they are; to raise funds; to persuade an audience; to catalyze; to document a remarkable piece of history; to reveal truths and myths. What do you need? Let’s talk about it.


jeff@narrativelab.com
(503) 891–0641


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Portland, Oregon 97214

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