About UP Baton Rouge


UP Baton Rouge is part of a global movement, home to the city's innovators, leaders, doers, makers, and entrepreneurs.


UP supports new ventures, provides resources for entrepreneurs, and connects the community. UP Baton Rouge is a part of a global movement dedicated to ensuring that anyone can experience entrepreneurship, no matter where they live. We’re fully driven by local volunteer efforts, being led by the best and brightest Baton Rouge's entrepreneurial community has to offer.

Local community leaders

Meet the local community

  • Wendy Overton
    Wendy
    Overton
  • James Davis
    James
    Davis
  • Robert Lowrey-Dufour
    Robert
    Lowrey-Dufour
  • Rachel Henry
    Rachel
    Henry


Local movement, global network

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16K

Global Volunteers

1248

Total Events to Date

568

Active Communities

100K

Community Members

300

Event Countries



TWO WAYS TO EXPLORE ENTREPRENEURSHIP IN Baton Rouge




UP Programs and Events

Programs built by UP that help you develop and grow skills as an entrepreneur.

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Community Activities

Events and activities happening in your area, designed for entrepreneurs and innovators.

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