Rise USA


Aaron Hensley, CEO

CEO of Rise USA, Hensley Capital, speaker, entrepreneur, business coach, and 7th degree Master level Black Belt, Aaron Hensley has devoted his life chasing the remarkable life, forever the student looking for the lesson in every experience, to be shared for Growth!
Aaron has spent 20+ years leading and mentoring employees and business owners in one of the largest martial arts franchises in the United States; during which he owned and operated 12 of his own locations.

Travis Thornton, Executive Leadership Coach

Travis Thornton is a multi-unit owner of a world renowned Martial Arts franchise. He has been a top revenue producing owner at the highest level and is known for his leadership and operating procedures. Travis is a multi-disciplined Black Belt who has managed over 10 schools at one time, while improving his skills through seminars and training with world renowned leaders such as Grant Cardone and Aaron Hensley of Rise. When he is not leading other business owners in good practices, processes, and procedures, he enjoys spending time with his wife, a fellow entrepreneur and business owner, as well as, their 4 children. Travis is a Georgia native currently residing in Delaware.

Cam smith, Chief Operating officer

Coach Cam Smith, is host of the Black Belt Mindset Podcast, speaker, 2x Instructor of the Year at top martial arts school, 4th Degree Expert Level Black Belt, and certified Grant Cardone 10X Coach. Coach Cam Smith has dedicated his life to inspiring and empowering others to create the life they dream of. With his roots starting under the training of Aaron Hensley, Cam Smith has created a name for himself in the martial arts community and his local community as a Leader.