cbuzz: Anthony McIntosh, UpRys: Cultivating Community First and Elevating Small Businesses & Nonprofits

December 1st, 2023

Anthony McIntosh has more than 25-years of experience in business leadership and strategy. Prior to joining UpRys, Anthony founded SSE Advisors, a strategic business advisory and consulting firm, focused on helping organizations build sustainable success. Anthony has worked for or within small, medium and Fortune 500 companies. His knowledge, experiences and core competencies cut across different industries, including nonprofits, as well as functions within an organization. Anthony’s consulting background, business acumen and diverse experience give him a unique perspective on addressing client issues. Anthony is driven by helping organizations remain relevant, evolve, and build sustainable success.


Prior to launching SSE Advisors, Anthony served as the Vice President of Sales for Thirty-One Gifts, Senior Director Go-To-Market Strategy & Sales Operations for Motorola, and Partner at Frank Lynn & Associates. Anthony has been instrumental in developing the structure and business model for the UpRys team.


  • Leadership
  • Strategic Planning
  • Management
  • Business Advising
  • Business Model Optimization
  • Business Development

To learn more about UpRys, visit https://www.uprys.com/.

Tune in today as Anthony sits down with cbuzz host Mikaela Hunt to discuss Cultivating Community First and Elevating Small Businesses & Nonprofits.

A note about cbuzz production: We are thrilled to be back recording episodes for our Central Ohio community. Stay tuned for new episodes, which will share the stories of some of our best and brightest Columbus Chamber members. Thank you to our listeners for their patience and understanding as we worked to establish a virtual recording setup. You can learn about Capital University here and learn more about cbuzz host Mikaela Hunt here.

Cbuzz is the Columbus Chamber of Commerce’s business-focused podcast and was named Best Business Podcast in 2019 by the Columbus Podcast Awards. The show is produced in partnership with Capital University and its students, and the show is hosted by Mikaela Hunt, brand journalist and storyteller.