OWN YOUR OWN KINGDOM
YOUR TOWN, YOUR KINGDOM
Join the Pickleball Boom:
Open Your Own Kingdom & Watch It Reign!
OUR ORIGIN STORY,
YOUR JOURNEY TO FRANCHISE SUCCESS
Our Founder and CEO, Ace Rodrigues explains in compelling detail why Pickleball Kingdom's are the perfect franchise opportunity for any community.
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WHY PICKLEBALL KINGDOM?
Exceptional Member Experience: Unforgettable pickleball journey
Authenticity and Integrity: Trusted, prioritizing player enjoyment
Strong Social Media Presence: Engaging community, resonating message
Innovative Marketing Strategies: Creative promotions, strategic partnerships
Reality TV Show: The Bachelor hosts Pickleball Paddle Battle, elevating brand visibility
High-Quality Events & Tournaments: Prestigious gatherings solidify authenticity
Unwavering Commitment to Growth: Continuous advancements ensures staying
At Pickleball Kingdom, we are forging a distinctive brand identity!
One that sets us apart as the clear leader in indoor pickleball facilities!
Our key elements in our strategy to achieve this:
ahead of competitors, while always innovating
OUR LEADERSHIP TEAM
Ace Rodrigues, the brilliant mind behind Pickleball Kingdom, is a financial services prodigy who swiftly conceived the idea for indoor pickleball and launched a franchise model that has taken the pickleball world by storm. His relentless pursuit of innovation continues to shape the sports and entertainment landscape, propelling the Pickleball Kingdom portfolio of brands to unprecedented heights.
FOUNDER & CEO
Rob Streett, a seasoned visionary in the franchise industry, has masterminded the successful launch of over 1,000 outlets for renowned brands like Starbucks, TCBY, and Mrs. Fields. His unparalleled expertise and strategic acumen make him an unparalleled leader in the field, unmatched in experience and impact. Rob guides all our prospective franchisees every step of the way.
David Haynie, a revered figure in the pickleball world, reaching the 11th spot in the pro pickleball rankings, David's prowess on the court is matched only by his exceptional knowledge of the sport. Now, as the Chief Pickleball Officer of our flagship club, he brings his unique blend of pickleball expertise and operational acumen to the forefront.
Christian Waters, a multi-talented professional with an illustrious career in sports and entertainment, emerges as a true brand development savant. His exceptional track record in diverse industries speaks volumes about his ability to excel across domains. Notably, he played a lead role in launching an energy drink in SE Asia, with a who's who of NBA All-Stars & their agents.
GM & CHIEF PICKLEBALL OFFICER
HEAD of MARKETING
CHIEF OPERATING OFFICER
Pickleball Kingdom <PK> thrives as a destination, players flock to us!
Which means no premium prime location requirement
"EATertainment" model relies heavily on prime location <corner of Main & Main>
"EATertainment" relies on F&B sales, driving higher operating costs
PK focuses on non-restaurant approach, grab & go, snacks, drinks only
PK achieves higher multiples with fewer staff, running far more efficiently
PK's membership-first approach ensures steady revenue
This contrasts with "EATertainment" model unreliable walk-in model
PK prioritizes the authentic pickleball experience for all players
PK values input from members and professionals, designs programs to support
PK avoids gimmicks to always maintain the genuine pickleball experience
PK ensures unparalleled and gratifying experience for all players
Established robust and financially profitable model
Built upon proven operational history