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who we are

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

We build cohesive brand experiences
that reach audiences across all channels.

We create innovative marketing collateral
that helps you stand out in crowded markets.

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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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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pride flag
News June 22, 2022
The Evolution of a Symbol of Pride

Happy Pride! June is Pride Month, and as a symbol that represents a vibrant, loving community, the Pride Flag as…

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