Taking your business to new heights

Founded in 2010 by Jacques Oberholzer & Michel Brink, Now Boarding is an international agency specialising in digital products, and taking them to market. With offices in Zurich and Cape Town, we deliver first-class services to clients across the globe. Whether you’re preparing for take off, or simply require some new direction, our agile crew of designers, thinkers, marketers and coders are ready for the challenge.

5 Reasons to fly with us

At the heart of Now Boarding is a passion for high quality design, usability and return on investment.

Collaborative Approach

We love to work as a team with our clients and become their partners. We continuously consider business strategy and bottom-line goals to produce the best results in terms of long-term revenue and market share growth.

Agile Team

Our owner-managed crew brings with it vast experience in the digital, traditional and marketing arenas, positioning us to confidently apply ourselves to a wide variety of challenges.

Detailed Project Management

From brief to delivery and analysis, we track and manage every project, ensuring we come in on time, and on budget. We keep the lines of communication with our clients open so they’re always in the loop.

Competitive Rates

With the industry’s escalating costs, we’re determined to remain accessible. We’re dedicated to offering excellence in quality, return on investment and great value to our clients.

Results Driven

Great design wins hearts, great strategy and an in-depth understanding of brand performance and positioning wins market share and bottom-line profitability. We aim to win on all fronts with our clients.


Jacques Oberholzer
Founder / UX Director

Jacques is a founding partner of Now Boarding, and helped grow it to the award-winning agency it is today. His passion is technology, and his focus is understanding products from a users point of view. Jacques has worked around the world, including for two Silicon Valley startups in Gyft and Civic.

Jonas Scheidegger
Account Director

After several years in various advertising agencies, Jonas lead the marketing efforts at Swiss Casinos until 2017, when he helped start Now Boarding Switzerland. With extensive experience on the client side, Jonas coordinates and inspires the projects at Now Boarding. Think of him as the little button next to your seat you push when you need a assistance!


Michel Brink
Founder, Creative Director
Leigh de Jamaer
Managing Director
Project Manager
Project Manager & Quality Control
Operations Manager
Community Manager
UX Designer
UX Designer
Designer & Illustrator
Designer & Packaging Expert

Featured Clients

Featured Clients

“They give a great deal of attention to understanding our brand. ”

JOSHUA COX, Founder, Fix Forward

“Their energy and enthusiasm is contagious.”

RICHARD VAN DER SCHYFF, Director, Snymans Incorporated

“You’ve really helped to take our brand to the next level.”

TROY SMITH, Owner, TrueAfrica

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