MAYWEATHER PROMOTIONS CONFIRMS PARTICIPATION AT THE INAUGURAL BOX FAN EXPO AT THE LAS VEGAS CONVENTION CENTER
SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 13 FROM 10 A.M. PT – 6 P.M. PT
LAS VEGAS (August 18, 2014) – Mayweather Promotions is pleased to announce that they will be participating in the inaugural Box Fan Expo on Saturday, September 13 at the Las Vegas Convention Center.
Mayweather Promotions will have their own booth, with Mayweather Promotions and The Money Team merchandise, autograph signing opportunities with some of the top fighters under their banner, a DJ, photobooths, and lots of prizes to give away, including a pair of tickets to “MAYHEM: Mayweather vs. Maidana 2″ that will take place that evening. Fans are encouraged to stop by starting at 10 a.m. PT and partake in festivities throughout the day put on by Mayweather Promotions and the entire Box Fan Expo.
“The Box Fan Expo is a great chance for Mayweather Promotions to connect with boxing fans and continue to establish our position as one of the top promotional sports and entertainment companies in the world,” said Leonard Ellerbe, CEO of Mayweather Promotions.
The Box Fan Expo will feature top industry members and former world champions such as Mike Tyson, Riddick Bowe, Zab Judah, Al Bernstein, and the Nevada Boxing Hall of Fame amongst many others. This inaugural event takes place on one of the biggest boxing weekends of the year, Mexican Independence Day, and coincides with the most preeminent fight of the year, “MAYHEM: Mayweather vs. Maidana 2”.
“This is going to be an action-packed weekend for Mayweather Promotions. We look forward to giving the fans a special experience Saturday at the Las Vegas Convention Center before Floyd and Marcos Maidana let their fists fly in the ring on Saturday night,” said Ellerbe.
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ABOUT MAYWEATHER PROMOTIONS
Appropriately based in the entertainment capital of the world, Las Vegas, Mayweather Promotions was established in 2007 by 11-time World Champion and currently undefeated boxing icon, Floyd “Money” Mayweather. Mayweather Promotions seamlessly promotes all forms of live entertainment including sporting events, live musical and theatrical events as well as film and television productions. Mayweather Promotions is poised to break more records, generate more revenue, and chase excellence as it incrementally solidifies itself as the past, present & future of sports & entertainment. Fore more information go towww.mayweatherpromotions.com.
To purchase tickets click here: http://bit.ly/fanexpo2014. Twenty-five percent of the proceeds from tickets purchased via this link will go to the Floyd Mayweather Jr. Foundation (TFMJF). In 2007, Floyd Mayweather decided to leverage his influence for the greater good by founding TFMJF, a nonprofit 501(c)(3) organization dedicated to empowering and promoting the social development and advancement of struggling adults and adolescents. TFMJF focuses on community health and wellness, economic growth and development, and youth education in the local Las Vegas community. For more information on how TFMJF is impacting the community please visit www.TFMJF.org.
Box Fan Expo is the ultimate fan experience that was created to promote the entire boxing industry and to allow fans to meet and greet their favorite boxers and boxing celebrities. The event will feature boxing legends, today’s superstars, Hall of Famers, and future prospects all under one roof.
The event will also feature major promoters, ring card girls, sanctioning organizations as well as trainers, referees, commentators and announcers. Anyone that directly or indirectly represents the sport of boxing will have a chance to showcase themselves to the boxing fans and whole industry. Also in attendance will be exhibitors, sponsors, television broadcasters and media. For more information go to: www.boxfanexpo.com.
CONTACT: Nicole Craig, Mayweather Promotions: (702) 807-1788
Kelly Swanson/Lisa Milner, Swanson Communications: (202) 783-5500