September 12, 2013 // Franchising.com // LOS ANGELES – Sky Zone, creator of the world’s first all-trampoline, indoor playing court announced Rodney Brown as Vice President of Marketing. As a new addition, Brown offers more than 15 years of marketing expertise to the quickly growing franchise. Brown will oversee the brand’s marketing strategies and develop campaigns to bolster Sky Zone’s equity and awareness among guests and potential franchise partners.
Prior to joining Sky Zone, Brown served as Executive Director of Marketing at 20th Century Fox’s Home Entertainment Division, working on the marketing strategy and positioning of blockbuster releases such as “Avatar”, “Night at the Museum” and the “X-Men” franchise. Before transitioning to the entertainment field, Brown excelled in the consumer packaged goods industry as a Senior Brand Manager for Nestlé. Rodney has experience in developing product and brand strategies for popular snack items including Nestlé Crunch, Baby Ruth, Raisinets, Goobers and Sno-Caps.
“I love how Sky Zone is on-trend with health and wellness especially because it introduces fitness to kids in a fun way. My family actually introduced me to the franchise,” said Rodney Brown, Vice President of Marketing for Sky Zone, LLC. “Having worked for large corporations, I intend on applying these learning’s to this growing brand to only further solidify its position as a one-of-a-kind family experience and unique franchise opportunity.”
“Sky Zone is looking forward to the new addition to our ever-growing team,” said Jeff Platt, President of Sky Zone, LLC. “His impressive background and marketing expertise brings a fresh perspective to our current approach in defining the brand.”
The trampoline park franchise has locations in more than 20 states and continues to increase its presence in Canada. Sky Zone welcomes any age, shape or physical ability for a greatly memorable experience. For more information on Sky Zone, including class and event details, please visit www.skyzone.com.
Since 2004, Sky Zone, LLC has created and built the world’s first all-trampoline, walled playing court – a concept so unique it was awarded United States Patent No. 5,624,122. Sky Zone, LLC operates three affiliate-owned indoor trampoline parks, with franchises open across the United States, in Canada in 18 states and one province and coming to 10 locations in Australia. Sky Zone Indoor Trampoline Parks feature a wide array of fun, fit and low-impact activities ranging from Open Jump, Ultimate Dodgeball and SkyRobics fitness classes to birthday parties, corporate events and other group outings. The franchise has been awarded various accolades, including being ranked 180 on the 2013 Inc.’s 500/5000 List, “Best Gym Alternative” by Vegas Seven Magazine, “2012 Locals Choice for Kid’s Birthday Party” by Southbay Magazine and one of Entrepreneur’s 2013 “Fresh Concepts Livening Up Franchising.” For more information on the company or franchising opportunities, please visit www.skyzone.com.
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Sky Zone Indoor Trampoline Parks feature a wide array of fun, fit and low-impact activities ranging from Open Jump, Ultimate Dodgeball and SkyRobics fitness classes to birthday parties, corporate events and other group outings.