A 25 year veteran in multi unit leadership, Welter most recently served on the Executive Team and SVP of Operations of 24 Hour Fitness. Prior to that position, he served as Vice President of Business Logistics at KB Home, and in various senior leadership positions at Pepsico [PEP], YUM Brands [YUM], and Avis Rent a Car [CAR]. Welter is considered an industry expert in multi unit management process and has written numerous articles on the topics of unit level productivity and profitability, people capability and capacity, developmental leadership and the people continuum. Welter is a member of the National Football League Alumni Association [NFL Alumni], NFL Charities and is active in the Indianapolis chapter. He received his B.S. degree in Business Administration from the University of Nebraska in 1988, where he graduated with honors as a COSIDA academic all American coached by Hall of Fame coach, Dr. Tom Osborne.