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Apply your entrepreneurial skills in pivotal roles to build communities.

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Our Core Values

What it takes, from concept to traction.

Passionate About the Mission

  • Find and pursue the positive
  • Collaborate as a team across the entire organization
  • Look for opportunities to contribute


  • Take ownership
  • Focus on execution and exceed expectations
  • Embrace change and inspire others to brave the unknown
  • Overcome obstacles by finding solutions

Community & People First

  • Treat others with respect
  • Give first -- without expecting anything in return
  • Bring out the best in each other
  • Remain life-long learners, self-aware and open to input


  • Do the right thing, in the right way, and for the right reasons
  • Promote transparency
  • Communicate openly and honestly

Doers and Changemakers

Why I Work At UpVentures

I’m proud to be a part of UpVentures because we’re action-oriented in addition to being community-oriented. We don’t…

Andrea B.

Why I Work At UpVentures

I chose UpVentures for its unwavering support of my creativity, commitment to excellence, and genuine focus on…

Dean Gaylord

Dean G.

Why I Work At UpVentures

UpVentures Holdings stands out as a company that embodies a culture driven by passion for its mission, unwavering…

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Heidi C.

Why I Work At UpVentures

UpVentures empowers my 21-year journey as an executive assistant, offering the flexibility to prioritize family while…

Mary Lou Herringshaw

MaryLou B.

Why I Work At UpVentures

UpVentures is unlike any other organization in New York State - by combining business acumen and achievement with a…

Tim Dunn

Tim D.

Why I Work At UpVentures

I grew up in Syracuse, and Upstate NY has always been home for me. The ability to have an impact on the region and be…

Michael Sciotti

Michael S.

Why I Work At UpVentures

Making an impact is hard. UpVentures provides an opportunity to make an impact locally, regionally and internationally.

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Chris C.

Why I Work At UpVentures

Stronger together as a team, smarter together as a team means bigger impact for our partners.

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Our Benefits

We work on hard things and take care of one another to stay smart, nimble, and fun.

Remote/Hybrid Work




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