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Transforming the way the world moves.

  • Stage Full Product Ready
  • Industry Software
  • Location San Francisco, CA, USA
  • Currency USD
  • Founded March 2015
  • Employees 11
  • Incorporation Type C-corp
  • Website

Company Summary

Shyft is fundamentally changing the moving and relocation industry by transforming antiquated systems and processes through innovative technology, superior customer service, and highly efficient lead management solutions. As of 2018, Shyft has conducted over 100K video surveys. In June 2017 Shyft issued a patent for video annotation and dynamic video call display for multi-camera devices.


  • Alex 138 web
    Founder & CEO

    Alex Alpert is a logistics expert, who has run ops at a marketplace moving startup, biz dev at Wheaton/Bekins, owned a moving company, and worked in the industry for over ten years. Having both extensive experience in the moving industry and being a startup veteran, he aims to reinvent how companies perform relocation services. What he sees every day are possibilities to make an impact and improve things.

  • Erik profile
    Founder & Director of Global Accounts

    A documentarian by training, a mover by trade. Erik's passion is driven by effectively integrating Shyft's video technology with the established business models and brands of our major global relocation partners. Having won national recognition as one of the best young long distance movers in the country, he knows the ins and outs of the industry. He's also a startup veteran with a strong tech understanding.

  • Daniela profile
    Founder & Director of Business Development

    Daniela has been in the relocation industry for almost 12 years and has held positions working with both corporate and government relocating transferees. During that time, she understood what the moving companies weren't able to do efficiently and at scale. Her mission is to create a product that will leave an extensive impact, change things, and remove major pain points people are facing.

  • Brian is Shyft's ideation to implementation specialist, full stack developer, and software architect. Brian has experience in startups, enterprises, and elite factions in the federal government and cyber security space. He worked as a software engineer at Accenture, followed by successful spells at Crucial Security, Abraxas, Ntrepid, and Blargh Labs. Refreshing attitude, daunting work ethic, bold, and self-sufficient.

  • Experienced digital marketing leader in rapid growth B2B + B2C SaaS startups.

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