A native of Columbia, SC, Cole earned his BA in Political Science with a Minor in Business from Clemson University. He started his career as Lead Trainer at 9Round Clemson while he attended college, before going on to serve in roles with Michelin, Northwestern Mutual, and Non-Profit, Citizens Center for Public Life.
An athlete and avid sports fan, Cole draws on his past experience and education to help 9Round franchisees flourish in his role as Franchise Success Coach. In addition to managing his fantasy football franchise, Cole enjoys cooking for his girlfriend. He plans to pursue his MBA and looks forward to advancing his career as part of the 9Round Home Office Team.
Favorite quote: “Let me tell you something you already know. The world ain't all sunshine and rainbows. It is a very mean and nasty place and it will beat you to your knees and keep you there permanently if you let it. You, me, or nobody is gonna hit as hard as life.” –Sylvester Stallone as Rocky Balboa
Favorite 9Round Move: Jumping Shin Kicks and Burpees