OT Growth Partners, a Kian Capital Partners portfolio company and operator of Orangetheory Fitness studios, has promoted Fred Bryant to chief executive officer.

Fred Bryant joined OT Growth as chief operating officer at its formation in 2018 and has been an integral part in the growth and success of OT Growth Partners. Going forward, Bryant’s operational and strategic experience positions the company to continue executing on multiple actionable growth strategies.

Prior to his time at OT, Bryant served on active duty in the United States Army for four years before returning to the private sector where he worked with private business to maximize equity value.

“I’m excited about our future and look forward to working with the team to drive forward our strategic priorities to best deliver for our customers, our communities and our partners,” added Bryant.

“Fred has taken the initiative to spearhead multiple strategic initiatives that have helped drive meaningful value in the business,” added Kevin McCarthy, co-founder at Kian Capital