February 03, 2014 // Franchising.com // LOS ANGELES - Sky Zone Indoor Trampoline Park, creator of the world's first all-trampoline playing court, announces Steven L. Yeffa as their new Chief Financial Officer and Executive Vice President. As the newest addition to the Sky Zone executive team, Yeffa will play a key role in providing strategic financial management for the company's global operations to help grow the brand.
Yeffa has over 30 years of experience in senior financial management leadership, asset management technologies and financial services. Prior to joining Sky Zone, he served as the Chief Financial Officer at Solar Universe Inc., and prior to that he was global CFO for Cartridge World, a 1,600+ unit franchise organization, and later, served as president for the Americas. Previously, as the Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of Leasing Solutions, Inc. he directed the company's IPO and NYSE listing. As Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of Sky Zone, Yeffa will ensure the development of processes, systems and procedures to further assist in franchise partner growth.
"As we continue to grow both in the United States and abroad, we look forward to having Steve be an integral part of the company's continued development," said Jeff Platt, President of Sky Zone LLC. "With all of his operational experience, we are sure he will be an asset to the Sky Zone family and a key contributor to the companies' future successes."
"My ultimate goal is to ensure the financial success of not only our brand as a whole, but also provide specific guidance to our growing community of franchise partners," said Yeffa. "I believe my past experience combined with such an incredible brand and dynamic team will yield some fantastic and sustainable results."
For more information on Sky Zone or to find a location near you, 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 23 states and two provinces 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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