Las Vegas (JUNE 16th, 2014) – IBF welterweight champion Shawn “Showtime” Porter and top trainer Kenny Porter has confirmed that they will appear and have a Booth at the inaugural Box Fan Expo this September at the Las Vegas Convention Center.
Shawn Porter is one of the brightest rising stars and top welterweight boxers in the world. He is trained and managed by his father Kenny Porter. Shawn Porter won the IBF Welterweight Championship Title after defeating Devon Alexander. Porter then defended his title by knocking out one of the top stars in the welterweight division, Paulie Malignaggi in the fourth round. Hailing from Cleveland, a 2006 Stow High School graduate, and after sporting one of the most decorated amateur careers in US history, Shawn made a smooth transition to becoming a professional in 2008. He is currently undefeated with 24 wins and no losses.
Shawn Porter Quote:
“I’m looking forward to the Box Fan Expo. It’s going to be a great and exciting opportunity for me and my Dad to reach out to the public, and meet many boxing fans, from all over who have supported me. We’ll have the Team Porter booth for my fans to come ask questions, take photos and get autographed shirts and dvd’s. Its going to be an exciting time for the boxing community and I’m honored to be a part of it”
Every year, one of the biggest boxing weekends of the year is Mexican Independence Day. In 2014, that weekend has just got bigger, better and more fan accessible with the announcement of the FIRST-EVER BOX FAN EXPO.
Box Fan Expo will take place on Saturday, September 13th, 2014 at the Las Vegas Convention Center and will run from 10am to 6pm.
To Purchase tickets click: http://www.BoxFanExpo.eventbrite.com/
Box Fan Expo is the ultimate fan experience that was created to promote the entire boxing industry and to allow fans to celebrate, Meet and Greet their favorite boxers and boxing celebrities. The event will feature boxing legends, today’s superstars, Hall of Famers, future prospects and the stars of today 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.
Box Fan Expo will also feature different activities such as autograph sessions, photo ops, weigh in, face off with your favorite fighters and buy merchandise.
Throughout the next several months, there will be weekly updates on the many stars that have already committed their appearance at the Box Fan Expo.
For anyone in the industry who would like to be involved and reserve a booth, contact
Box Fan Expo at:
U.S.A Telephone Number: (702) 997-2099 or (514) 572-7222
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