Since its inception in April '99, Ragin' Uptown Party Charters, a division of Upward Mobility, has quickly become Charlotte's premier party transportation and entertainment companies. From modest beginnings with one party vehicle, Ragin' Uptown has ballooned to eight party buses and a one-of-a-kind luxury yacht on Lake Norman. The Ragin' Uptown business model is no longer a secret and is in fact a hot franchising commodity. The company has already expanded to three cities with further expansion plans underway. Services have also expanded as Ragin' Uptown can coordinate a client's event planning for an evening in Charlotte. One of the more popular events being a progressive dinner at Charlotte's finest restaurants.The number of satisfied clients has steadily grown to include corporations, celebrities and small business as well as the booming business from bachelor, bachlorette and individual special occasions.