16. February 2017

Scholtysik & Partner chosen as new lead agency for Swissgrid

Swissgrid Schaltanlage Unterwerk

Swissgrid, operator of the Swiss transmission system, chooses Scholtysik & Partner as lead agency for strategy, design and communications.

Scholtysik & Partner will be responsible for brand strategy and positioning, for the further development of the corporate design and for the creation and realisation of Swissgrid’s communications materials. The main focus will shift further to digital communications. Scholtysik & Partner was picked from a field of some 20 candidates in a GATT/WTO tender.

As operator of the Swiss transmission system, Swissgrid communicates with a many and very different audiences nationally, internationally and locally. Scholtysik & Partner supports Swissgrid as lead agency for strategy, design and communications for a period of four years. In cooperation with Namics Scholtysik & Partner develops a completely new website for Swissgrid.

«It was the agency’s strategic competence and interdisciplinary design approach that convinced us to go ahead with Scholtysik & Partner. In addition, the proven and tested cooperation with Namics is a true added value for us.»

Irene Fischbach, Head of Communications & Stakeholder Affairs at Swissgrid

About Swissgrid

Swissgrid is the national grid company, and in its capacity as owner of the transmission system it ensures the secure, reliable and cost-effective operation of the Swiss high-voltage grid. Swissgrid employs about 450 highly qualified people from 24 countries at its sites in Laufenburg, Frick and Prilly. As a member of the European Network of Transmission System Operators for Electricity (ENTSO-E), it is also responsible for coordination and grid usage in the cross-border exchange of electricity in Europe.