Multi-faceted, personal, and with hands-on owners: open up is a Zurich-based communications and PR agency run by its two partners Kilian Borter and Melanie Schneider. Our experienced team draws on a broad range of knowledge and expertise to advise our clients on all matters relating to communications.


Rigorous quality standards: We support large companies as well as SMEs, non-profit organisations and private individuals. open up has been a member of the Association of PR Agencies in Switzerland (BPRA) since 2010, and is certified in accordance with international standards (ICCO). In 2015, we became a member of the Public Relations Network (PRN), the international association of owner-managed PR agencies. This guarantees the highest quality standards in terms of advice, processes and agency management.


Our service portfolio at a glance

  • high quality and professionalism
  • a proactive, direct approach
  • flexibility and quick service
  • long-term client relationships based on trust
  • focus on core competencies and reliable partners


Why not take a closer look?

Merith Heinemann

Wanted: PR consultant - 100%

Melanie Schneider, partner

Patrick Preuss

Kilian Borter, partner

Mario Schuler

Urs Thaler, Senior Advisor

Ursula Schärer

Philippe Welti

Rahel Perrot

Laurora Shosh

Bernhard Kobel

Lukas Mettler

Evelyn Reusser

Deborah Bischof

Angelica Filippi