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who we are

UpShift is a branding + design agency specializing in multifamily, hospitality & luxury, and b2b brands.

We build compelling brand experiences.
We create innovative print & digital marketing.
We deliver refined solutions & personable service.

With teams in Chicago and Los Angeles,
we shift your results higher.

our work capabilities awards

Brand Identity

Design & Advertising

Web & Interactive

UpShift News

Rich Shanks in the Office
People August 07, 2022
UpShift’s First Employee!

Richard Shanks recently celebrated a major milestone: marking 22 years since founding UpShift. Back in 2000, Rich saw a need by many…

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Parq Fulton Desktop and Mobile Website
Award August 06, 2022
Parq Fulton Wins for Web Excellence Awards

We’re proud to share that the custom website we designed and coded for Parq Fulton Apartments in Chicago was recognized by…

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News August 05, 2022
Is Print Dead? Not Quite.

A recent survey done in Spring 2022 sheds an optimistic light on the future of print marketing. In a nutshell,…

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Frederic Website Award
Award June 28, 2022
The Frederic Website Wins for Web Excellence

We’re proud to share that our custom website for The Frederic Apartments has been recognized by the Web Excellence Awards….

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