LOS ANGELES, Sept. 8, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — As demand for experiential leisure continues to broaden, so has the footprint of the CircusTrix household of manufacturers; which incorporates Sky Zone, creator of the world’s first indoor trampoline park, in addition to DEFY and Rockin’ Bounce parks throughout 16 international locations. With a community of greater than 280 lively leisure venues worldwide, CircusTrix is the largest developer, operator, and franchisor of trampoline parks on this planet, outpacing the closest competititor by greater than double. Allen Rodriguez has served because the Government Chairman of the CircusTrix portfolio of manufacturers owned by Palladium Fairness Companions since 2016 and is now main the day-to-day operations because the CEO. Underneath Rodriguez’s management, the CircusTrix administration staff has generated exponential natural unit and acquisition progress, taking the portfolio of manufacturers from 30 to greater than 280 parks over the previous 4 years, with continued enlargement deliberate for the rest of 2021 and past.
As the biggest model within the trade, Sky Zone continues to be the main vacation spot for lively leisure and has skilled strong progress after the COVID-19 pandemic pressured non permanent trade closures in March 2020. Since reopening the final of its briefly closed home and Canadian places in June 2021, Sky Zone parks have seen 20% gross sales progress on common in comparison with 2019, with many parks seeing upwards of fifty% progress. Key drivers have been choices like birthday events, which account for over 20% of the income on the common park, and the GLOW program that transforms every park right into a weekend leaping dance membership with blacklights, music, and lasers.
The CircusTrix portfolio of manufacturers, with each Company and Franchised venues, has demonstrated its resilience all through the pandemic and lots of places have been working at a record-setting gross sales tempo since late 2020. As extra households achieve confidence in returning to leisure and recreation outdoors the house, choose parks are experiencing a surge in Membership signal ups with over 250,000 Members within the US. Visitors are additionally spending an extended time in parks to expertise enjoyable that they’ve missed which can be growing concessions progress. Rockin’ Bounce parks, as an example, are seeing double digit progress in concession gross sales in comparison with 2019.
Moreover, within the first half of the 12 months, CircusTrix has seen a 125% improve in franchise inquiries and is within the means of finalizing agreements for over a dozen new franchise places domestically. This franchise unit progress trajectory is anticipated to proceed and is on tempo to eclipse a 400% improve in Franchise Agreements awarded in comparison with final 12 months.
“It is no secret that Individuals need to get out of their properties and have enjoyable once more as familes, and the CircusTrix portfolio of leisure venues present the proper setting for visitors of all ages to get pleasure from a variety of revolutionary points of interest each time they go to. My extra position as CEO is actually simply an extension of what I’ve been proud to be a part of for the previous 4 and half years working with the proficient groups at Sky Zone, DEFY, and Rockin’ Bounce. Collectively, our trampoline parks have had nice success in assembly shopper and franchise expectations, and I sit up for constructing on this momentum,” mentioned Allen Rodriguez, CEO of CircusTrix.
Earlier in his profession, Rodriguez served as chief government and chief restructuring officer of Tower Information and labored at Univision Communications as Government Vice President. Extra lately, he has performed an integral position with a number of firms throughout the Palladium Fairness Companions portfolio. Rodriguez earned an A.B. in Authorities from Harvard Faculty and an M.B.A. from the Stanford Graduate Faculty of Enterprise.
About Sky Zone, LLC
Sky Zone believes within the energy of lively play to make us more healthy, happier, and extra artistic. Based in 2004 because the world’s first trampoline park, Sky Zone offers an unparalleled surroundings during which folks reside joyously within the second with gravity-defying, wall-to-wall aerial points of interest. All the time trying to find new methods to play, Sky Zone has developed past its roots right into a Trampoline Park+, an lively leisure expertise that includes Ninja Warrior Programs, Climbing Partitions, Zip Traces and extra points of interest together with a dedication to positively impacting native communities. Sky Zone has expanded to greater than 170 places throughout the USA, Canada, Mexico, Australia, United Kingdom, Norway, China, India, Saudi Arabia, Dubai, Kuwait, Guatemala, and Colombia. Sky Zone additionally launched the primary trampoline park at sea, onboard the Carnival Panorama. Latest awards and accolades acquired embrace being named to 2020 Franchise Occasions Prime 200+, Entrepreneur’s 2020 Franchise 500, Entrepreneur’s Prime World Franchises and among the many outlet’s record of main franchise organizations greatest positioned for progress in unsure occasions. The Sky Zone expertise has been featured in motion pictures and TV reveals like The Bachelorette and Preserving Up with the Kardashians.
Sky Zone is a part of CircusTrix, the world’s largest developer, operator, and franchisor of trampoline and lively leisure parks with a community of greater than 280 world places. For franchising alternatives, please go to www.skyzone.com/franchise.
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