The Nevada Boxing Hall of Fame has confirmed that it will appear and have a booth at the Las Vegas Convention Center for the second annual Box Fan Expo that will take place Saturday Sept. 12, 2015. The Boxing Expo will coincide with the Floyd Mayweather vs Andre Berto championship fight, which will take place later that evening, and Mexican independence weekend.
Tickets to the Box Fan Expo are available online at: http://www.boxfanexpo.eventbrite.com
The NVBHOF was founded in 2012 by President Rich Marotta and presently operated by Director Michelle Lewis-Corrales. Its mission is to honor boxers and those associated with the sports who have contributed to the advancement of boxing in Nevada. It is a non-profit organization with proceeds, after expenses, being distributed to boxing-related charities, special-needs former boxers, youth boxing, Nevada boxing gyms, and other worthy organizations. The NVBHOF has a three-fold mission: 1) Connect with nonprofits and community organizations. 2) Host boxing events and celebrations. 3) Preserve boxing history in Nevada and beyond
The NVBHOF will have at their booth Hall of Fame Referee Richard Steele and former WBC Featherweight Champion Kevin Kelley. The NVBHOF will also have on hand activities and merchandise for fans to purchase.
The NVBHOF organization joins Tim Bradley, Roberto Duran, Zab Judah, James Toney, Sergio Martinez, Shawn Porter, Mia St. John, Terry Norris, Joel Casamayor, Fernando Vargas, Ruslan Provodnikov, Jesse Vargas, Mike McCallum, Wayne McCullough, Austin Trout, Demarcus Corley, Rances Barthelemy, Jorge Linares, the World Boxing Council (WBC) and the World Boxing Association (WBA) among early commitments to this year’s Box Fan Expo.
This unique fan experience event, which allowed fans to meet and greet boxing legends, past and current champions and other celebrities of the sport, debuted last September. This year, the Expo will run from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. and once again, allow fans a chance to collect autographs, take photos and purchase merchandise and memorabilia.
Exhibitors such as boxing gear, apparel, broadcasting media and other brand companies who wish to participate will have a chance to showcase their products to fans and the whole boxing industry.
Last year’s inaugural Box Fan Expo featured some of the most popular fighters and boxing celebrities in recent history. Fans were treated to visits with Mike Tyson, Roy Jones Jr, Martinez, Amir Khan, Judah, Mikey Garcia,Toney, Riddick Bowe, Leon Spinks Terry Norris, Porter, Chris Byrd, Jesse James Leija, Lamon Brewster, Ray Mercer, Earnie Shavers, St-John, Erislandy Lara, Peter Quillin, Jean Pascal and Austin Trout. Also appearing were current WBC Champion Deontay Wilder, the charismatic Vinny Pazienza, Paul Williams, noted commentator Al Bernstein and trainer Roger Mayweather of Mayweather Promotions.
The roster of attendees for this year’s Box Fan Expo will be announced throughout the next several weeks leading up to the event.
For anyone in the boxing industry or brand companies who wish to be involved and reserve a booth as an exhibitor or sponsorship opportunities, please contact Box Fan Expo at:
U.S.A telephone number: (702) 997-1927 or (514) 572-7222
For any inquiries please email: firstname.lastname@example.org
More information on the Box Fan Expo is available at: http://www.boxfanexpo.com
View the official promo video of Box Fan Expo here: http://www.boxfanexpo.com/video-2/