GREENVILLE, SC—August 15, 2022—9Round, the world’s largest kickboxing franchise, announced today the franchisees selected to serve on the company’s 2022-2023 Franchise Advisory Council (FAC). The council facilitates constructive, open and two-way communication between the management of 9Round Franchising, LLC, and 9Round’s North American network of franchise owners.

Members of the 2022-2023 FAC include:

  • Melanie Boucher - Orleans West, ON
  • Becky Venuti - Edwardsville, IL; O’Fallon, IL; Creve Coeur, MO
  • Jennifer Revers - Parkville, MO; Tiffany Springs, MO
  • Angela Maskill - Holly Springs, NC
  • Timothy Vettel - Manhattan, KS; Lincoln, NE; Papillion, NE
  • Katrina Gonzalez - Helotes, TX; San Antonio, TX
  • Alfredo Brown - Pembroke Pines, FL; Weston, FL
  • Clarissa Singson - Long Beach, CA
  • Melissa Lantz - Colorado Springs, CO

This year's council includes franchise owners from each of the nine regions, with one representative from each region. Joining two returning members from the past year’s FAC, the group’s newest additions include six owners elected to serve by their fellow franchisees as well as one owner who was specifically chosen by 9Round’s Home Office team.

“The Franchise Advisory Council is an integral part of 9Round’s franchise network,” said Shannon Hudson, founder and CEO of 9Round. “The members named to this council for the year ahead are outstanding leaders and business owners who exemplify the 9Round standard. We’re proud of the work they do and trust that as esteemed members of our FAC they will contribute positively to the ongoing improvement of the 9Round franchising experience for all.”

The Franchise Advisory Council gathers information to assist 9Round in enhancing and growing the brand; delivers information to franchisees from 9Round; assists franchisees in understanding 9Round initiatives and ways to strengthen and promote the brand; and provides feedback to 9Round.

“As a part of the FAC, I want to be a proactive listener to my fellow franchisees and to be a positive voice to share any and all concerns or ideas with the Home Office,” said council member Jennifer Revers. “Through this role that allows me to support other 9Round owners, I’m proud to play a part in strengthening the entirety of our network.”

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About 9Round

Founded in 2008 by professional kickboxer Shannon Hudson and his wife, Heather, 9Round is the world’s largest kicking boxing franchise both in gyms and online that brings kickboxing fitness training to the average person in a 30-minute, trainer-guided, full-body circuit format. The program is developed around a proprietary and copyrighted system of nine challenging workout stations created by Shannon himself. Since the workouts occur on a continuous circuit throughout the day, there are no scheduled class times. Members utilize 9ROUND PULSE, the brand’s wearable heart rate technology, to track effort, heart rate, calories burned and workout time during each 9Round session. In 2020, the brand launched 9RoundNOW, an official app that provides on-demand trainer-led workouts via video instruction by 9Round’s team of professional trainers. Today, there are over 600 9Round locations open and operating throughout 41 states and in 20 countries including Canada, Costa Rica, Australia, Guatemala, Indonesia, Japan, Jordan, Kuwait, Lebanon, Mexico, Ecuador, New Zealand, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, Singapore, Spain, the United Arab Emirates, the United Kingdom, Vietnam, and the United States. For more information, please visit

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Avery Barzizza | BizCom Associates
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