Helping employees become leaders others want to follow

Upwardley is the platform that teaches, guides and supports your people to unlock their leadership potential

Helping employees become leaders others want to follow

Upwardley is the platform that teaches, guides and supports your people to unlock their leadership potential

Finally, leadership development that sticks

We deliver a better learning experience by putting people science and the latest technology to work. No more classroom based learning. We deliver an immersive experience with online digital content, community hangouts and 1:1 live coaching. Upwardley is an inspired space to learn.

Personalized

We help people evaluate which capabilities they need to work on to create a personalized learning path. They own their journey. And we provide individual guidance and support along the way.

On Demand

Your people can now fit their leadership development into their lives wherever and whenever, on their desktop, mobile phone or tablet. We know it's their time and their choice. Whether it’s on their commute or Sunday morning over coffee.

Habit Building

We don’t believe in one and done. We like habits that stick. That’s why we developed our proprietary habit-building engine. Now, your people will receive individual support and encouragement to turn what they learned into lasting habits. We enable real transformation.

Measurable

Know that your investment is working. Our dashboards allow you to track the effectiveness of how your people are developing their leadership skills. Measure the change for individuals, functions and your whole organization.

Finally, leadership development that sticks

We deliver a better learning experience by putting people science and the latest technology to work. No more classroom based learning. We deliver an immersive experience with online digital content, community hangouts and 1:1 live coaching. Upwardley is an inspired space to learn.

Personalized

We help people evaluate which capabilities they need to work on to create a personalized learning path. They own their journey. And we provide individual guidance and support along the way.

On Demand

Your people can now fit their leadership development into their lives wherever and whenever, on their desktop, mobile phone or tablet. We know it's their time and their choice. Whether it’s on their commute or Sunday morning over coffee.

Habit Building

We don’t believe in one and done. We like habits that stick. That’s why we developed our proprietary habit-building engine. Now, your people will receive individual support and encouragement to turn what they learned into lasting habits. We enable real transformation.

Measurable

Know that your investment is working. Our dashboards allow you to track the effectiveness of how your people are developing their leadership skills. Measure the change for individuals, functions and your whole organization.

Who We Are, How We Roll

Good friends. Highly caffeinated. Passionate. Determined. Gritty.

Brenda van Camp

Brenda van Camp

Founder & CEO

Brenda is the Founder and CEO of Upwardley. She drives the company’s vision, strategy and growth, with specific responsibility for Product, Sales, Customer Success, Engineering and Investor Relations. Brenda is also the author of the book “The Leadership Workout” and prior to founding Upwardley, she was the CMO of Blurb.com and the SVP, International Head of Marketing for the international auction house Christie’s.
Brenda attended Royal Ballet School in the Netherlands and can at times still be found striking a pose or turning a pirouette here and there.

Brenda on LinkedIn

Joshua Kim

Co-founder & CFO

As Upwardley’s CFO, Joshua oversees the planning, reporting, accounting, tax, treasury, financial systems for the company. In addition, he also oversees Legal and HR. Before co-founding Upwardley, Joshua headed up the Finance function at CollegeTrack. Prior to that he held various financial executive roles in both technology-based, retail and education companies including Blurb, Rafter, IAC, and Macy’s.
Josh is a closet petrol head and recently fulfilled a bucket list item by conquering, in his Jeep, a 138 miles off road trail through the Mojave desert. To say that he was a little dusty after that, would be an understatement.

Joshua on LinkedIn

Gina Larkin

Co-founder & COO

As our COO, Gina ensures that Upwardley runs as smooth and fast as it can. She oversees Business Development, Partnerships, Marketing and Recruiting. Given that Gina is a renowned executive coach to the c-suite, she also leads our coaching services. Before Upwardley, Gina was VP, Global Solutions and Innovation Marketing at Visa and on the initial launch team for Visa Checkout, Visa’s first digital payments solution.
Gina is our real life “California girl” who is happiest when on her surfboard. Most recently she surfed her longest right at Scorpion Bay and often visits her favorite points breaks off the coast of El Salvador.

Gina on LinkedIn

Fabien Chazot

Co-founder & CTO

Fabien is Upwardley’s CTO, and that doesn’t mean he just sits in an office and thinks deep thoughts about our future. Instead, Fabien is actually building our product. Before co-founding Upwardley, Fabien was the CTO of Change.org, the petition based, social change platform, with over 350M users across 190+ countries. Prior to that, he held various engineering leadership roles, managing large teams at major tech companies, including Credit Karma and Match.com. And as if startup life isn’t thrill-seeking enough, Fabien regularly tops up his weekly dose of adrenaline with some serious kiteboarding off the coast of Northern California.

Fabien on LinkedIn

Brenda van Camp

Brenda van Camp

Founder & CEO

Brenda is the Founder and CEO of Upwardley. She drives the company’s vision, strategy and growth, with specific responsibility for Product, Sales, Customer Success, Engineering and Investor Relations. Brenda is also the author of the book “The Leadership Workout” and prior to founding Upwardley, she was the CMO of Blurb.com and the SVP, International Head of Marketing for the international auction house Christie’s.
Brenda attended Royal Ballet School in the Netherlands and can at times still be found striking a pose or turning a pirouette here and there.

Brenda on LinkedIn

Joshua Kim

Co-founder & CFO

As Upwardley’s CFO, Joshua oversees the planning, reporting, accounting, tax, treasury, financial systems for the company. In addition, he also oversees Legal and HR. Before co-founding Upwardley, Joshua headed up the Finance function at CollegeTrack. Prior to that he held various financial executive roles in both technology-based, retail and education companies including Blurb, Rafter, IAC, and Macy’s.
Josh is a closet petrol head and recently fulfilled a bucket list item by conquering, in his Jeep, a 138 miles off road trail through the Mojave desert. To say that he was a little dusty after that, would be an understatement.

Joshua on LinkedIn

Gina Larkin

Co-founder & COO

As our COO, Gina ensures that Upwardley runs as smooth and fast as it can. She oversees Business Development, Partnerships, Marketing and Recruiting. Given that Gina is a renowned executive coach to the c-suite, she also leads our coaching services. Before Upwardley, Gina was VP, Global Solutions and Innovation Marketing at Visa and on the initial launch team for Visa Checkout, Visa’s first digital payments solution.
Gina is our real life “California girl” who is happiest when on her surfboard. Most recently she surfed her longest right at Scorpion Bay and often visits her favorite points breaks off the coast of El Salvador.

Gina on LinkedIn

Fabien Chazot

Co-founder & CTO

Fabien is Upwardley’s CTO, and that doesn’t mean he just sits in an office and thinks deep thoughts about our future. Instead, Fabien is actually building our product. Before co-founding Upwardley, Fabien was the CTO of Change.org, the petition based, social change platform, with over 350M users across 190+ countries. Prior to that, he held various engineering leadership roles, managing large teams at major tech companies, including Credit Karma and Match.com. And as if startup life isn’t thrill-seeking enough, Fabien regularly tops up his weekly dose of adrenaline with some serious kiteboarding off the coast of Northern California.

Fabien on LinkedIn

"Train people well enough so they can leave,
treat them well enough so they don't want to."

Richard Branson

Upwardley. An Inspired Space to Learn.

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