Jesse Hudson

Director of Franchise Development

Jesse Hudson has been a development leader in the franchise industry since 2011.  He launched the national franchise expansion for The Exercise Coach in 2012 and was involved in creating the real estate and operating manuals, training process and the franchise sales process.  After a successful national launch including selling 50 territories and opening 40 Exercise Coach studios, in 2018 Jesse joined the Franchise FastLane team to continue to rapid growth of Exercise Coach nationally. 

Jesse was instrumental in securing a Master License Agreement for Exercise Coach in Japan.  He also sits on the board of both Exercise Coach and it’s proprietary equipment affiliate Exerbotics, the nation’s most advanced fitness technology and equipment manufacturer.

In 2017 Jesse and his wife Amy opened the first Exercise Coach franchise location in Minnesota.  The couple plans to add another location to their franchise development in 2019. 

Jesse grew up in Minnesota and holds a bachelor’s degree in Finance and Marketing from Bethel University in St. Paul, Minnesota.  After living in Illinois for 10 years, Amy and Jesse and their 3 daughters Grace, Emma and June moved back to Minnesota in 2015.  The busy young family enjoys swimming and boating on the many lakes in Minnesota and when Jesse has some free time enjoys playing golf.