Originally from High Point, North Carolina Rudy is a second-generation home builder and a licensed General Contractor. He moved to Raleigh to pursue a Business Management and Economics degree from North Carolina State University and stayed in the area afterwards to raise a family. Rudy founded Upton and Co. in 1980 and has served as the President from the company’s inception. For 38 years, he has worked to build a legacy of customer focused, high-quality craftsmanship and has been involved in every detail of the business.
Rudy Upton, Jr.
Vice President and Production Manager
As a third-generation builder, Rudy Jr. has been involved in the family business his entire life. He has served in an official capacity at Upton and Co. since 2010 and received his General Contractor license in 2015. In his role as the Vice President and Production Manager, Rudy is responsible for maintaining the quality standards clients have come to expect from Upton and Co. homes. He is involved in every step of the home building process and helps turn clients’ dreams into reality. Rudy is a fifth-generation graduate of North Carolina State University where he met his wife, Madison. Together they live in Fuquay-Varina with their daughters, Reagan and Anna Gray.
Lead Interior Designer
Amy joined the Upton and Co. team in 2016. She is originally from Greensboro, NC and is a graduate of North Carolina State University. As our Lead Interior Designer, Amy is responsible for guiding clients throughout the entire home building design process. From start to finish, Amy acts as the liaison between vendors and our clients streamlining the process and making sure even the smallest details get taken care of. Amy uses her design expertise to bring our clients’ ideas to life while keeping a close eye on the budget throughout the process. Amy lives with her Husband, Donovan, and son, Hank, in Holly Springs.
Operations & HR
Originally from Eastern North Carolina, Madison moved to Raleigh in 2006 to attend North Carolina State University where she met Rudy Jr. and earned her bachelor’s degree in Business Administration and Human Resources. Before joining Upton and Co. in 2018, Madison’s previous roles were with local companies as both a Human Resources practitioner and consultant in various industries. Madison has held her PHR certification since 2014 and recently earned her master’s degree in Business Administration from Meredith College. In her current role at Upton and Co., she supports the day-to-day operations and manages the HR function. She and Rudy Jr. live in Fuquay-Varina with their daughters, Reagan and Anna Gray.
About Upton & Co.
Upton & Co.
112B Pheasant Wood Ct.
Morrisville, NC 27560