We Are Reality Engine
In 1997, our founder Bruce Symbalisty made his dream a reality: the artisanship of brand. Over the next five years, our joining partners’ strategic and technological savvy fused together under Bruce’s original vision to form Reality Engine.
We think of reality as a map. Examine the entire map and identify the best path. Stay within the map’s boundaries, and you won’t go astray. Invest the necessary effort to understand the map and it will lead you to treasure beyond the value of your efforts. By using the entire picture as our framework, we miss nothing and gain everything. Reality Engine is always driving into the future. We embrace reality because it leads to the best outcome. Reality eliminates the enemy of surprise and keeps us thinking ahead so that we can bring out the best in our clients’ futures. We identify the right fuel to keep our clients ahead of competitors, forming deeper rapport with consumers and generating greater ROI.
Reality Engine is made up of brand artisans and engineers. Together we have touched over 100 brands. Each member of our engine adds a unique handicraft to our work that allows us to refine the art of branding. Raw business realities crafted with respect and a vigilant eye, our brands are of the upmost quality.
Solutions, not problems. Answers, not excuses. Ezra's approach to life is direct, effective and results-driven.
Ezra’s experience includes conducting and leading research teams responsible for industries as varied as financial services, oil & gas, utilities, high-tech, luxury items, and commercial real estate. He observes and listens to what his clients need and offers strategies to meet the goal and to get the job done.
Ezra started with us in 1998 and is now the Managing Director. With over 22 years of experience managing people, budgets and initiatives, clients get the results they expect.
Bruce is the strategic and creative visionary on our team. His blend of creativity and attention to detail ensures that every client gets a unique and customized marketing solution that matches their business objectives. This translates to a program that more than meets their needs.
Bruce insists that every detail of a project is nurtured and nudged until its position in the overall solution is perfect. This approach ensures that clients’ expectations are met and exceeded—every time.
As Strategic Director, Bruce skillfully leads and inspires a team of creative protégés. His excitement and energy will take your breath away. His 25 years of business experience provide the polish our clients expect.
Network specialist, programmer, application developer—Jason was a techno-geek for over a decade before starting his own company.
He was enticed over to the Reality Engine dark side over nine years ago. According to rumors he's also a hockey fanatic.
How We Think
Marketing should be intelligent.
To us, marketing is all about market share and mind share — combining artisanship and intelligence to blaze a path from awareness to loyalty.
What We Do
Capture who you truly are in a genuine and captivating way.
Our team breaks down business silos and unites organizations in common purpose. We combine strategic planning, operational doctrine, research methodology, creative, design, sales, technology, marketing and communications to capture and cultivate enduring and meaningful brands.
Why We Spike the Punch
Because it gives us super powers.
We believe that by embracing reality—the good, the bad, and the ugly—our human potential is awakened. Being real isn't always easy but it sure pays off. When we allow ourselves to be real, our thoughts and actions become more effortless, others perceive us as more credible and feel more comfortable interacting with us. Being real is performing better and connecting more deeply with those around us. Be real, and be your best.