We’re just coming off the road filming START UP Season 4, so we understand how challenging it can be to open and operate a small business. Each and every day, you’re in charge of production, marketing, sales, customer service and more, and it’s how you handle these day-to-day challenges that truly defines your success. The UPS Store® knows that for small business owners and new startups especially, finding capital can be difficult. That's why they're offering a chance to win* a grand prize of $5,000 toward your small business or one of fifty $100 gift cards. Share your email address for a chance to win!read more
We may not get to see Director Raisa Churina on the START UP screen, but we do get to see her creativity and vision played out in every episode. As director, she has to consider every aspect of the show, from the casting to shooting to editing and more. We were able to speak with Raisa, fresh off her trip to the West Coast where she had been filming Season 4, and learn a little more about her!read more
Hello from the START UP team!
For the past month, START UP has been on the west coast shooting episodes for Season 4. The route included cities such as Seattle in Washington, Portland, Eagle Point, and Medford in Oregon, as well as San Francisco, Oakland, Los Angeles, and San Diego in California, to name a few.read more
After getting a taste of life as a dockworker when he was a teenager, Tom Adams was hooked.
More than three decades later, 46-year-old Adams has climbed from earning $4.50 an hour to heading Maine Coast, the seafood distributor he founded in 2011 that generated $40 million in sales last year.read more
The crew of “Start Up” is in town this week, interviewing Susie Lee, CEO of the dating app Siren; Eduoardo Jordan, of the acclaimed restaurant Salare; and Nikki Closser, a social-worker-turned-photographer.read more