Upside Travel

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Turning the way we buy business travel upside down. We are building a world-class team passionate about creating a product that will turn business travel from mundane to magical. This is no ordinary startup. We’ve already brought on some of the most passionate, intelligent and seasoned founding team members on the planet.
HQWashington, US
Employee Ratings4.1

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Employees (est.) (Sept 2020)113
Job Openings5
Cybersecurity ratingAMore

Key People/Management at Upside Travel

Jay Walker

Jay Walker

Co-Founder & Chairman
Scott Case

Scott Case

Co-Founder & CEO
Jen Moyer

Jen Moyer

Chief Operating & Financial Officer
Jon Ellenthal

Jon Ellenthal

Co-Founder & Chief Strategy Officer
Emily Dresner

Emily Dresner

Chief Technology Officer
Jason Wynn

Jason Wynn

Chief Commercial Officer
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Upside Travel Office Locations

Upside Travel has an office in Washington
Washington, US (HQ)
1 Thomas Cir NW 8th Floor
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Upside Travel Financials and Metrics

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Upside Travel total Funding

$50 m

Upside Travel latest funding size

$50 m

Time since last funding

4 years ago

Upside Travel investors

Upside Travel's latest funding round in January 2017 was reported to be $50 m. In total, Upside Travel has raised $50 m
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Upside Travel Cybersecurity Score

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Upside Travel Online and Social Media Presence

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Upside Travel News and Updates

Flight Centre Becomes Largest Individual Shareholder in The Upside Travel Company

MONTVALE, NJ, April 7, 2019 /PRNewswire/ - Flight Centre Group (ASX:FLT), continues to strengthen its rapidly growing global corporate travel business, today announcing a strategic investment in The Upside Travel Company ("Upside"), the corporate travel company launched in 2017 by...

Upside Travel Blogs

A Love Letter to My Teammates

When my boss’ name popped up on my caller ID at 8:30 p.m. last week, I knew what was coming. That distant idea of a “fully remote office” was here. It was time. And sure enough, it was. The next day would be our last day in the office for a few weeks as we all worked from home to stay safe and healt…

Welcome to Upside!

Starting a new job isn’t easy. Sure, it’s really exciting — but it can also be kind of terrifying. First day questions swim in your head — how will I find my desk? Where does everyone get lunch? How do I know when to leave?The first few days can be exhausting and leave your head spinning. But, soon,…

Staying Current and Leveling Up on the Go

At Upside Business Travel, we know how lucky we are to work with an inspiring, cutting edge CTO in Emily Dresner. Emily is passionate about cutting edge technology, passionate about staying current and most of all, passionate about her team.Earlier this week, Women Who Code DC hosted a “Level Up Tec…

3 Things I Learned in 3 Months of Career Coaching with BetterUp

I’ve never worked with a coach (athletic, professional, etc) before — was a reader growing up, and had access to thoughtful managers and generous mentors early in my career. When Upside Business Travel offered me space in the company’s BetterUp pilot program, I was excited to participate. The goal o…

Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Architecture

Photo by Stephen Leonardi on UnsplashThis is a cautionary tale, but also a tale full of redemption; a tale that will re-invigorate your faith in software engineers and their ability to solve complex problems. I will describe the factors that led us down the road to perdition, the twinkle of inspirat…

Building better machine learning feature validation using Pydantic

In the 2+ years that I’ve been at Upside, I’ve continually struggled with productionalizing machine learning models. Like most data scientists, I prefer to perform feature engineering and develop my models in a Jupyter Notebook while relying heavily on pandas and scikit-learn. Depending on the appli…
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Upside Travel Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Upside Travel founded?

    Upside Travel was founded in 2015.

  • Who are Upside Travel key executives?

    Upside Travel's key executives are Jay Walker, Scott Case and Jen Moyer.

  • How many employees does Upside Travel have?

    Upside Travel has 113 employees.

  • Who are Upside Travel competitors?

    Competitors of Upside Travel include CWT, Rocketrip and TripActions.

  • Where is Upside Travel headquarters?

    Upside Travel headquarters is located at 1 Thomas Cir NW 8th Floor, Washington.

  • Where are Upside Travel offices?

    Upside Travel has an office in Washington.

  • How many offices does Upside Travel have?

    Upside Travel has 1 office.