UPshow Named One of Built In Chicago's Start-ups to Watch in 2018

UPshow Named One of Built In Chicago's Start-ups to Watch in 2018

UPshow was named one of the 50 Chicago start-ups to watch in BuiltinChicago's annual report for 2018. 

The comprehensive list features the top start-ups in the city founded in the last five years set up to make a major impact in the tech world. We are thrilled to be recognized and can't wait to take the tech world by storm this year!

Take a look at the full list here.

Partner Spotlight: Fatpour

Partner Spotlight: Fatpour

The bi-level Chicago brewpub, Fatpour, offers generous 22 oz pours, a wide-ranging pub menu and a reason to look up at the TV screens and smile. The longstanding UPshow partner has a TV screen that has grown along with our platform- from stellar customer posts, creative digital signage marketing to a new hyperlocal way to enjoy guests' favorite sports teams. 

Let’s take a look at the “UPshow Effect” at Fatpour- highlighting customer posts that aren’t just pictures, they’re customer promotions:

Partner Spotlight: Bird Bowl

Partner Spotlight: Bird Bowl

This classic Miami bowler's dream consists of 60-lanes, 16 billiard tables, one video arcade, one lounge, large UPshow screens and over 3 million social media impressions.

Bird Bowl is a family-friendly entertainment center with something for everyone. And best of all, this fun can be documented and displayed on the UPshow screens projected over the bowling lanes. 

Let's take a look at the "UPshow Effect" at Bird Bowl- highlighting customer posts that aren't just pictures, they're customer promotions:

Introducing The Lobby's Cable Replacement: Waiting Room TV

Introducing The Lobby's Cable Replacement: Waiting Room TV

UPshow’s new service is changing the magazine-cluttered coffee table, soap opera-drowning waiting room landscape all of us have had to uncomfortably sit silently in during our lunch break or early morning appointment. Waiting Room TV gives businesses total control of the content on their TVs - from entertainment such as trivia or funny videos, to valuable marketing ads or educational content. Check out a demo here!

Partner Spotlight: Loras College

Partner Spotlight: Loras College

Loras College, a small private school nestled in Dubuque, Iowa is not only leading the way in athletic games but also in the game of digital signage in higher education.

The college’s implementation of UPshow on campus has resulted in over 2 million impressions on its social media content, consistently making Loras a top performer among all UPshow partners. Loras College has proven that UPshow’s digital signage solution is able to tackle a wide variety of needs such as important school announcements to athletic promotion.

Let’s take a look at the “UPshow Effect” at Loras College- highlighting social media posts that are more than pictures, they’re promotions for the college:

3 Creative Ways to Use Spotlights on Black Friday

No one is awake at 2AM on a Friday morning without a purpose, and on Black Friday that objective is to score the year's can't-miss deals. We’ve seen the good, the bad and the ugly when this day rears its head, but one thing’s for certain- most people aren’t relaxing their stuffed bellies on the couch this November 24th.

Partner Spotlight: CrunchTV

Partner Spotlight: CrunchTV

When your workout is like a party, how can you get enough? Crunch's no judgment zone and all inclusive mantra creates a welcoming environment to anyone looking to get healthy and have a good time. 

For a brand that fuses fitness and entertainment, UPshow Social Television is just another great way to make serious exercise fun for all Crunch members and trainers.

UPshow CEO Presents Demo and Talks Omnivore Partnership

Omnivore invited UPshow and Say2eat to discuss their services while also answering any questions by those listening in.

Partner Spotlight: Deuce's and the Diamond Club

f there was ever a place with a picturesque industrial space, comfort food and high energy, Deuce’s and the Diamond Club is that place. The restaurant/bar in the heart of Wrigleyville features event spaces, an outdoor patio with cabanas and a reflecting fountain, and a menu stuffed with gourmet burgers, craft beers and aged whiskeys.

Partner Spotlight: Hopsmith

Partner Spotlight: Hopsmith

If you're in Chicago, you're just a hop, skip and a post away from a night full of fun at Hopsmith Tavern. The Big Onion Tavern Group pub serves up burgers and tacos while giving Michigan State University fans a great space for cheering on their team and posting about it on social media!

UPshow Recognized as Top 100 Finalist of Chicago Innovation Awards

UPshow Recognized as Top 100 Finalist of Chicago Innovation Awards

The 16th annual Chicago Innovation Awards celebrate the most innovative products and services in the Chicago area. UPshow was chosen as one of the Top 100 Finalists. Click here to vote for us as the “People’s Choice Award”.

Partner Spotlight: Chupitos

Partner Spotlight: Chupitos

Neuvo estilo de vida...Chupitos welcomes you to be a part of a new lifestyle. The restaurant, lounge and shot bar located in New Jersey offers a great atmosphere, excellent food and a variety of shots that sometimes come courtesy of a hot pink monkey!

Partner Spotlight: Dierks Bentley's Whiskey Row Gilbert

Pull on your best pair of cowboy boots and get ready to select from over 50 on tap beers while dancing along with the best in the business country crooners. 

Partner Spotlight: Kings Bowl Miami

Partner Spotlight: Kings Bowl Miami

Bow down to the rightful throne of the new age innovative bowling alley- Kings Bowl. Kings Bowl is inspired to merge genuine food, creative cocktails and social gaming to create great memories for all. The Kings Bowl Miami location incorporated UPshow to bring the new bowling experience to life on the big screen.

Let’s take a look at the “UPshow Effect” at Kings Bowl Miami- highlight a few posts that aren’t just customer pictures, they’re invaluable customer promotions.

Partner Spotlight: BarCode NJ

Partner Spotlight: BarCode NJ

A BarCode with no scanning necessary, the restaurant, lounge and innovated sports bar calls on all guests to get their #GameOn with a Latin twist. Captured moments of #BarCodeLife are displayed to all party patrons with BarCode’s state of the art LED HD TVs around the venue, as well as the state of the art 20ft by 8ft indoor LED screen that gives everyone the best seat in the house. 

Let’s take a look at the “UPshow Effect” at BarCode NJ- highlighting customer posts that aren’t just customer pictures, they’re customer promotions.