Ahead of May 16th’s “Fight Night at the Horseshoe Hammond,” veteran boxing promoter and actor Bobby Hitz, along with professional boxer Mike Jimenez, will host a Reddit “AMA” (Ask Me Anything). The colorful Chicago promoter, who, in addition to having been a boxing promoter for over 25 years, has appeared in numerous television shows. Known for his recurring role on “Mob Doctor in 2012-2013, Hitz most recently played the owner of a boxing gym on NBC’s Chicago P.D. Donovan George, Fres Oquendo and Mike Jimenez are among the many fighters signed to Hitz Boxing.
Mike Jimenez, who will also be taking questions during the AMA, faced Philadelphia’s Jesse Hart on the undercard of Mayweather-Pacquiao, and looks forward to sharing his insight on what was a memorable fight week for all present.
The AMA takes place tomorrow, Friday, May 8th on the social networking site Reddit. Media and fans can join in the conversation by visiting www.reddit.com/r/boxing at 2pm EST/11am PST tomorrow. This is a unique opportunity for boxing fans to ask questions of Hitz and Jimenez.
When will the AMA take place?
The AMA will take place tomorrow, May 8th at 2EST/11PST
What is Reddit? What is an AMA?
Reddit is an online community comprised of topic-based “sub-reddits”. An AMA (Ask Me Anything) is a question and answer forum designed for celebrities or people with interesting stories or careers to connect with fans and answer questions. Hitz and Jimenez’s AMA will take place in the boxing subreddit, located at www.reddit.com/r/boxing. If you aren’t familiar with the AMA format, you can visit www.reddit.com/r/iama for examples of previous AMAs.
How do fans and media participate?
At 2EST/11PST tomorrow, fans and media can visit www.reddit.com/r/boxing to locate the AMA. To ask questions or comment on answers, one must have an account on Reddit. There is a link to register on the upper-right hand side of the www.reddit.com/r/boxing page.