So Much More Than Pickleball!

Explore the franchise opportunity with The Pickle Pad.

Over 36.5 million Americans play pickleball.

Get To Know The Pickle Pad

There’s never been a better time to invest in pickleball. It’s the fastest-growing sport in America, but it’s far from a fad. Pickleball has been a favorite of people at all fitness levels for over six decades. 

  • 14% of Americans have played pickleball at least once in the last 12 months. 
  • Over 36.5 million Americans play pickleball, compared to 25.1 million golfers and 22.6 million tennis players. 
  •  28.8% of pickleball players between the ages of 18-34, the future of the sport looks bright for entrepreneurs who invest now.

From the experienced team at Indoor Active Brands, The Pickle Pad is unique in the pickleball industry. More than just pickleball, this concept offers something for everyone, ensuring customers will come back time and time again to play pickleball, eat and drink at the full-service restaurant and bar, and explore the over 20 social and yard games.

Pickleball, Food & Family Fun. Your Multi-Revenue Stream Awaits!

Full-Service Restaurant & Bar

Crave Social Eatery is a favorite social space outside of home and work. Beyond the delicious food and beverages, Crave Social Eatery is a fun, welcoming environment where guests relax and can be themselves. Our chef-inspired menu is geared toward light, fresh food that fits an active lifestyle, as well as a curated selection of beer, wine, and drinks.

A Social Experience for Everyone

The Pickle Pad is so much more than the ultimate indoor pickleball spot – it’s a social experience for everyone. We are seeking seasoned entrepreneurs to bring The Pickle Pad franchises to markets across the country. Interested in bringing The Pickle Pad to your community?

Contact us today to get started.

From the Experienced Team at Indoor Active Brands

Meet Our Leadership Team

Mike Rotondo, CEO

”The Pickle Pad is the next step for Indoor Active Brands: expanding our consumer base from kids to adults."

Indoor Active Brands and Altitude Trampoline Park

Mike is a seasoned entrepreneur with a multitude of experience in the foodservice and retail sections. His previous positions include serving as CEO for Tropical Smoothie Café and Edible Arrangements.

Robert Morris, VP of Development

Indoor Active Brands

”It’s exciting to bring a multi-revenue stream model to the pickleball space.”

Robert has many years’ experience in the entertainment industry. Prior to joining The Pickle Pad, he worked on the leadership teams of Altitude Trampoline Park, as well as for Andretti Indoor Karting and Games, and Kings Dining and Entertainment.

Eric Gagnon, Franchise Executive

”I look forward to introducing investors to the next big thing from the executive leadership team that’s made Altitude Trampoline Parks a category leader.”

The Pickle Pad

Prior to The Pickle Pad, Eric founded We Sell Restaurants. Prior to the launch of We Sell Restaurants, Eric worked in the financial services industry for Bank of America, Bank of New York, and big five accounting firm KPMG, where he was director of business development.

“The Pickle Pad will transform the Pickleball Space with its dynamic venue where community, competition, and camaraderie converge in a social atmosphere.”

Kyle Maxam, Director of Operations

The Pickle Pad

Kyle has been an Operations Leader at brands like Main Event, Dave & Buster’s, BigShots Golf after starting his career with Disney. He now brings that Leadership and Guest Hospitality to The Pickle Pad.

Michael Migliorino, Director of Field Marketing

The Pickle Pad is more than just pickleball; it is truly a social and foodie paradise.

The Pickle Pad

Michael brings years of Restaurant Marketing experience coupled with his years at Altitude Trampoline Parks and now bringing both of those together at The Pickle Pad and Crave Social Eatery.

The Pickle Pad is the Right Opportunity, Right Now

Share of Wallet

Membership Model

Food and drink


Events and celebrations

Recurring source of revenue

Members are brand advocates


Multiple Revenue Streams

Crave Social Eatery




Parties and events

Seasoned franchisors

Experience with the nation’s leading restaurant and entertainment brands

Who We’re Looking For

Potential franchisees need a minimum of $400,000 in liquid assets and a net worth of at least $1.5 million.

Learn More About The Pickle Pad

If you’re interested in learning more about your franchise opportunity with The Pickle Pad, we’d love to hear from you! Please fill out the convenient online form below, and a member of our franchise team will reach out to you shortly with more information.


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