Upstream Events: Leah Fessler from NextView Ventures, Marcella McCarthy from TechCrunch, Maia…

Hey everybody,

Sarah Wood
Sarah Wood

Hey everybody,

What a gorgeous weekend. See you at an event this week!

5 Things You Can’t Miss:

Bonus: Happy Mother’s Day!

  • Wednesday at 12:30pm ET: Celebrate Motherhood with Julie Weber, GP of The Helm & Stacey Delo, Founder of Apres and author of Your Turn: Careers, Kids, and Comebacks — A Working Mother’s Guide. (RSVP)

Reminder: You can join from web or mobile!

Win of the Week: Has Upstream helped you professionally? Share your Upstream win with Alex/Sarah to get featured (& get a special Upstream gift!)

We sent out our first-ever community survey to understand how much $$ has been invested and raised through relationships made on Upstream. We were blown away by the response.

Millions of dollars have been raised by and invested in companies & people who met on Upstream.

If you have raised or invested money in a company or person you met on Upstream, please let us know here!

Here is one message we got from a founder.

New Feature Alert: Improved Admin Onboarding

We’ve added the location to the social graphics for In-Person Upstream events! You can see here with David Berkowitz & the Serial Marketer’s IRL gathering at Shake Shack (this Wednesday!)


Open the links below from your phone or from your computer!

MONDAY the 3rd

Evening: 5pm — 8pm EST

TUESDAY the 4th

Afternoon: 12pm — 5pm EST

Evening: 5pm — 8pm EST


Afternoon: 12pm — 5pm EST

Adam Liebman — former head of sales for Singleplatform, Yext, Seated

Serena Garg — VP of Sales at ShopRunner (recently acquired by FedEx)

Evening: 5pm — 8pm EST

THURSDAY the 6th

Morning / Afternoon: 10pm — 5pm EST

Evening: 5pm — 9pm EST

Friday the 7th

Morning: 9am — 12pm EST

Afternoon: 12pm — 5pm EST

Notable Upcoming

If you have any friends you think might like the events above, share the link with them so they can RSVP and join!

Can’t wait to see you at an event!


Sarah Wood

Head of Community