Meet the Team

We asked everyone "What's one thing about you everyone should know?"

According to Yonker’s NY, I am an official Yonker’s Legend

Jay Walker

Co-Founder, Chairman & CEO

"According to Yonker’s NY, I am an official Yonker’s Legend"

I'm a father mucker.

Scott Case

Co-Founder & President

"I'm a father mucker."

I once presented on stage at The Kennedy Center with acupuncture needles in my head and face...Oddly, my talk was not about acupuncture.

Jon Ellenthal

Co-Founder

"I once presented on stage at The Kennedy Center with acupuncture needles in my head and face...Oddly, my talk was not about acupuncture."

I’m involved in a vineyard supply business in my spare time.

Tim Brier

Board Member & Senior Travel Advisor

"I’m involved in a vineyard supply business in my spare time."

I ride a Vespa to work.

Jen Moyer

Chief Operating & Financial Officer

"I ride a Vespa to work."

I once managed a horseback riding business in St. Lucia.

Cristyn Girolami

Chief People Officer

"I once managed a horseback riding business in St. Lucia."

I once sailed by the island from Cast Away. We were unable to locate Wilson.

Adam Holmes

CHIEF DATA SCIENTIST

"I once sailed by the island from Cast Away. We were unable to locate Wilson."

I am fluent in Middle Egyptian Hieroglyphics.

Emily Dresner

Chief Technology Officer

"I am fluent in Middle Egyptian Hieroglyphics."

I lived in Iran.

Jason Wynn

Senior Vice President & General Manager of Travel

"I lived in Iran."

Get to know us

38%

There is no contest when it comes to our team's favorite treat during Tasti Tuesdays.

41%

Upsiders are more likely to have a dog than a cat ― but not by much.

25%

Even with so much to do in D.C., Upsiders still prefer a Nationals game. Go team!

Looking for a gig with some serious Upside?

We are an ambitious, well-funded startup with plans to change a $1 trillion global industry.

If you are interested in challenging work that demands real thinking, bold action, and big-time responsibility, Upside might be the place for you.