This is us.

Shift ONE is a creative, integrated marketing agency based out of Cape Town
South Africa that delivers world-class service, creative strategies, and
marketing campaigns to our clients around the world.

We are specialists in using a unique mix of digital
marketing channels in order to achieve our client's
goals and suit their budgets...

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Founder and CEO

Dylan Kohlstadt.

Dylan Kohlstadt is a seasoned entrepreneur, innovator, and marketing technology expert who currently resides in Germany. With over two decades of experience in the digital marketing industry, Dylan is a leading voice in the marketing space.

Dylan Kohlstadt is the founder and CEO of Shift ONE, a full-service digital marketing agency that helps businesses harness the power of technology to drive growth and achieve their goals. Under Dylan's leadership, Shift ONE has grown into a successful and award-winning agency, working with clients across various industries.

Dylan graduated top of her class from the VeloCiTi Y incubation programme, sponsored by the Bandwidth Barn, and was also fortunate to attend a two-week Blackbox.VC immersion programme in Silicon Valley, sponsored by Google for Entrepreneurs. She was also a finalist in the National Gazelles programme for entrepreneurs and an award winner in the NSBC Small Business Awards.

Dylan holds a diploma in Sales and Marketing from WitsTech and an MBA from the University of South Africa. She is a dynamic and visionary leader, constantly pushing the boundaries of what is possible and driving innovative marketing in the African and global tech space.

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Chief Operating

John Killin

Chief Technical

Carmen Le Roux

Creative Director

Michelle van Zyl

Senior Digital &
Performance Marketer

Cameron Benny

Graphic Designer

Susan Breedt

Digital Marketing

Amahle Mtengenya

Creative Director

When we come together,
we are unstoppable.

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Michael Wimpey.

Michael Wimpey joined Shift ONE in 2019 but has worked with Dylan since 2011 when Shift ONE was founded, as an outsourced creative graphic designer and web developer.

Michael Wimpey is a Creative and Technical Web Dev genius who has established and managed creative agencies himself, as well as managed multi-million dollar projects across Africa.

Michael is a design engineer, someone who can solve communication challenges using graphic design. He is also a technology wiz, who loves understanding and implementing marketing technology to deliver great results, from CRM software to website design and development, Michael is a true marketing technologist.

Michael is passionate about staying up-to-date with the latest trends and technologies in the digital marketing space and is constantly learning and experimenting to deliver the best possible results for his clients. He is also a skilled communicator and relationship builder, with a proven track record of developing strong partnerships with clients and colleagues alike.

He now lives in the USA with his family, and is establishing the Shift ONE division there.

Michael holds a Bachelor of Commerce degree from the University of South Africa and has completed various certifications in digital marketing and related fields. He is a dynamic and results-driven professional who is dedicated to helping businesses thrive in the digital age.

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