You will love working with Shift ONE.

Who We Are

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, both big and small, around the world.

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

We are a one-stop-shop so you don’t have to deal with 5 different companies – only one key account manager who will manage our team of thirteen staff members, in order to get you the results you want.

Our Story

Shift ONE was started in 2011 by Dylan Kohlstadt, Founder and CEO. After 15 years in corporate marketing, Dylan went on her own and started a marketing agency that specialising in GETTING CUSTOMERS for our clients.

Awards and Stuff

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 recently nominated in the National Gazelles programme for 2016, and an award winner in the NSBC Small Business Awards for 2016.


NSBC Top 20 for 2016

From working at her kitchen table, to running her team from the Garage co-working space, to taking offices at the Barn, to relocating to their offices by the sea at Eden on the Bay, Shift ONE has grown from strength to strength in a very short space of time.

Why You Will Love Us: The Soft Stuff

We are great at the soft stuff, so if you’re into having a great relationship with your agency and working with people who are honest, have integrity, put you first, offer great personal service, who are reasonable, accommodating and make things happen, then you will love working with us! Plus all the convenience of a one-stop-shop, saving you time and money and more cliché’s of the sort.


Why You Will Love Us: The Hard Stuff

But we are also all about the hard stuff, so we really focus on work that drives growth through sales, increases your customer loyalty and engagement, builds you brand and differentiates you, converts visitors into customers, and is really nice and easy to use so your customers come back for more.


What We Won't Do

We won't promise you something we can't deliver on. We won't pretend to be something we're not.

What We Will Do

We will deliver on our promises, and manage your expectations each step of the way. If we think you're about to make a mistake, we'll be honest with you, even if it costs us the job.

The No A-Holes Rule

We don't hire a-holes, and we don't work with a-holes, sorry! Only shiny, happy people because life's too short and we want to love what we do, since we spend so much of our time doing it!

Call Us Today at +27 21 554 2498 or email info@shiftone.co.za

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