We communicate 

We communicate
to make the world

We communicate
to make the world
a greener place

Connect with us

We communicate
to make the world
a greener place

Connect with us

We communicate
to make the world
a greener place

Connect with us


Greenfocus Offers

Is your strategy up to date?

Newsletter, Facebook, media release, website…? Which channels are the best to reach your customers, partners, networks and the public? Greenfocus analyses your communication needs, develops a strategy and translates it into practice. We love to work collabortively - for example in a workshop with you. Contact us for an offer!


Coffee & Communication

We love to solve problems and find affordable solutions! Discuss your burning issues with a communications professional. Greenfocus Communications welcomes you for Coffee and Chat  at the Impact HUB Zurich. Bring your projects and ideas! Don’t forget to reserve your slot – first come, first served. Click on «Email» below.


Tips for you

When should you send a media release? Do you know which topics are of interest to the media? Greenfocus helps you recognize exciting stories and coaches you on the timing of your release so that your communication has the most impact. In our newsletter (in German) you will find tips on how to communicate successfully. Subscribe now. 

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Our Services

Strategic consulting

  • Analysis of the current communication activities

  • Development of  a stakeholder map

  • Adjusting / developing  communication strategies

  • Research

Operational work

  • Online communication (websites, facebook, twitter...), media

  • Offline communication (reports, flyers, magazins), media

  • Workshops and events

  • Copy writing and  editing

What the heck is communication about ?

In simple terms...

communication for companies is different from interpersonal communication in daily life. It’s about communicating with groups, not with individuals (mostly).

Let’s connect!

You are new in Switzerland? If you don’t feel at home yet with the Swiss culture: Greenfocus also acts as an advisor for clients new to the Swiss industry (intercultural communication). Through my many years of working in the Swiss communication industry, I have created a large network of service providers and understand the processes for various communicative needs.


Become a topic with Greenfocus

Communication for sustainable businesses

About Greenfocus

Andrea Holenstein and Salome Heiniger

Double Power for Greenfocus Communications

About us

Andrea Holenstein is the CEO and founder of Greenfocus Communications. She has a long-standing experience as a journalist, media spokesperson and deputy communications director. In June 2019 Salome Heiniger joined Greenfocus Communications as a junior consultant. She has a background in prepress digital service and is currently studying communications at Zürcher Hochschule für Angwandte Wissenschaften in Winterthur.

About Greenfocus

In 2011, Andrea Holenstein started out in Zurich as sole proprietor of Holenstein Communications Consulting. Since then, she consulted and supported a number of companies and organizations with sustainable objectives within the field of communications. By changing the firm’s name to Greenfocus Communications in 2015, we have  incorporated the green outlook also into the company name.

How Greenfocus works

What is the basis for  all communication activities? We are convinced that every successful work in the area of communications requires in-depth analysis of the initial situation, smart strategy and proper planning. Within our network, a number of skilled and seasoned partners such as sustainability-experts, graphic designers, web designers and photographers join forces to meet our client’s needs and requirements.

What our clients say about us


Andrea Holenstein is a seasoned professional. She gave me competent and engaged advise for the media work. I highly estimate her longstanding experience and her capability to get to the heart of complex issues.

Lucia Stocker
Owner, different angles


Greenfocus Communications was professional and efficient in supporting our development and production of flyers for a new product. We appreciated that it was an enjoyable and uncomplicated collaboration.

Michael Graf
Head of Commerce, swisscharge.ch


Andrea Holenstein translated our Saganà website content within a 1-week tight deadline. Her attention to specialist terms, relevant details and grammar traps enabled us to effectively reach a large German speaking audience.

Cattleya Romero-Faude
Founder of Saganà


Meet our


Hot spot for start-ups

The arches under the  railway viaduct in Zurich’s west and the new space  "Colab" near Limmatplatz are an inspiring working place and provide a reliable network. Many start-ups take here their first steps. Impact Hub Zurich is  a an innovation lab  for more then 800 professional  members.   We are a member since 2012.


Act sustainably

EarthEffect is a  spin-off company of the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology (ETH) in Zurich. Since 2008, it has been changing the precondition of human actions  for the benefit of  sustainable development. EarthEffect is a competent partner for Green-focus to develop sustainability reports.


Sustainable economy

Greenfocus Communications is a member of the Swiss network for sustainable business Öbu.  It has 360 member companies  connected by a common understanding of sustainable economy as an element  of their strategy. They ensure social, ecological and economical sustainability.


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