SOURCE: SHIFT Communications

May 01, 2007 07:30 ET

SHIFT Communications Upgrades to New Headquarters

-- Rapid Growth & Hiring Spur Move to Larger Office in Brighton, Ma. --

BRIGHTON, MA -- (MARKET WIRE) -- May 1, 2007 --

  • SHIFT Communications, the high performance public relations firm, announced today that the company has relocated from Galen St. in Watertown to new headquarters in Brighton Landing in Brighton, MA. SHIFT also has a growing office in San Francisco, CA.
  • SHIFT has grown exponentially since its 2003 inception, acquiring prominent clients like Novell, WebTrends, RSA Conference and Cybertrust. The company's Boston staff has grown by 61 percent since 2005.
  • The new Brighton facilities offer more space and a sophisticated modern atmosphere that perfectly matches SHIFT's expanding national agency profile.
  • Brighton Landing is located in the heart of Brighton, Mass., offering easy access to Boston's financial district and highways 93, 20, and 95. The new address is: 20 Guest Street, Suite 200, Brighton, MA 02135

"The new location is the perfect place for our new and current clients," said Todd Defren, a SHIFT principal and author of "As we continue to attract terrific PR professionals to service increasingly higher profile clients such as Novell, WebTrends, and Cybertrust, it became clear that we needed some additional elbow room and more modern facilities. The new space provides those things in spades, as well as an ideal location for easy-access staffer commutes and impromptu client meetings."

"We've grown to the point where our people need and deserve a bigger and more sophisticated working environment," said Jim Joyal, a SHIFT principal. "The new location is ideally suited for the culture we've been fortunate enough to create -- it's classy, it's right in the thick of Boston's business community, and it affords our people with the space they need to grow professionally."


SHIFT Communications' high performance public relations services and marketing communications programs bolster clients' marketplace reputation and produce measurable results that directly lead to increased revenues. The independent agency works with both new and established companies competing in a variety of technology, business-to-business and consumer markets. SHIFT Communications' offices are located in the Boston, Mass., and San Francisco, Calif. metros. For more information on SHIFT's high-tech public relations and consumer public relations, visit

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