Youth Athletes United, the premier youth sports program with a multi-sport brand portfolio that empowers kids and communities with their sports franchises, is proud to announce the promotion of Paul Laudermilch to the role of Vice President of Franchise Development, effective January 1, 2024. With over two decades of experience in the fitness industry, Paul Laudermilch has established himself as a dynamic and influential leader in the field. Over the last eight years, he has been dedicated to Franchise Operations, contributing significantly to the growth and success of various fitness initiatives, and played a huge role in the brand’s development accomplishing the massive 100 new unit milestone last year.

Paul Laudermilch’s most recent role was Senior Director of Operations for Amazing Athletes, the premier year-round educational sports and physical fitness program designed to empower children ages 18 months to 12 years old, where he played a pivotal role for over five years. Under his leadership, the franchise system experienced remarkable growth, expanding by 125% and reaching over 25,000 children enrolled in programs by the end of 2023.

“Throughout my five years in operations, I had the pleasure of working with some of the industry’s best mentors and educators with a burning passion to grow our franchise system. In my new role, I am thrilled for the opportunity to help onboard our next generation of entrepreneurs.”

“Paul Laudermilch’s promotion to Vice President of Business Development is a momentous occasion for the future of Youth Athletes United,” said Adam Geisler, the Co-Founder and CEO of Youth Athletes United.