Who we are

Jay Althoff


Jay Althoff, SHIFT

Jay has over 20 years of executive-level experience with domestic and international, public and private companies in varied industries and life stages, and is currently President & COO of SHIFT (formerly MediaSilo), a company that helps the world's leading video content creators to collaborate and make their teams more productive.

Jay is passionate about building companies that provide high levels of service to their clients and to consumers. Prior to joining SHIFT, he served as CEO, CDO or Chief Strategy Officer of multiple VC-backed, early and growth stage companies in Boston in the digital health and business services verticals. Jay is also a member of the Board of Directors of VC-backed Selvera, an innovative virtual weight management start-up based in NYC.

Jay graduated from Connecticut College and received his J.D. from The George Washington University. Before jumping fully into the early stage business universe in 2000, Jay was an investment banker at Westpac Banking Corporation in NYC, an associate focused on M&A at Ropes & Grey in Boston, and VP and General Counsel of Ekco Housewares.