Google // Media relations

Some 2,000 employees from 75 countries work for Google in Switzerland, making Zurich the company’s largest development location outside the US. Its developers work on internet services such Google Search, Maps, YouTube and Gmail, as well as Google Assistant and Cloud. 

Our job

To handle the media relations surrounding the opening of additional offices, informing the public of Google’s significance as a partner for business, the scientific community, and society.

Our services

    • Advising on media relations
    • Editing
    • Invitation management
    • Handling the media
Reporting directly from the media conference via live ticker and live stream.
An exclusive interview with Eric Schmidt, Executive Chairman of Alphabet.
The media event showcased the new offices and the latest Internet services.
The current affairs and news programmes ‘Schweiz Aktuell’ and ‘Tagesschau’ cover the opening of additional offices in Zurich.
Urs Hölzle was in demand for interviews.
Tagesschau’ in French-speaking Switzerland reports on the official opening, also featuring an interview with Federal Councillor Johann Schneider-Ammann.
Zurich is Google’s largest research and development location outside the US.