Shark Fight Promotions announces Shark Fights 17 Sponsors


AMARILLO, TX (July 12, 2011) — Texas based mixed martial arts fight promotion company, Shark Fight Promotions, is pleased to announce eleven event sponsors for Shark Fights 17, Friday July 15th, in Frisco, Texas.

Mentom Eyewear, Xzavier Clothing, Sports Clips, Venom Energy, Lexani Wheels, Twin Peaks Restaurants, Fist First Athletics, House of Pain, Condom Depot, Execution Fight Gear, and Plush Nightclub Downtown Dallas have all signed on as sponsors for the July 15th event. Each sponsor is activating with a custom set of placements ranging from cage branding to pre- and post-event hosting.

This latest group of sponsors compliments the already impressive list of companies that have supported Shark Fights throughout 2010 and 2011, including Coors Light, UniFirst, Warrior Energy, Clear Talk, Motel 6, DC Construction, Whittington Motor Sports, DOM Fight Gear, Graham Central Station, Walker Air Condition, and BAMF Fight Gear.

Shark Fights prides itself on working with each sponsor to understand their needs and implement a strategic plan to insure their message is well received by the on-site fans and national television audience. “Our goal is to fully integrate each sponsor into our show. It’s not enough for us to sell logo placement – we want to maximize our sponsors’ exposure and brand messages on every Shark Fights broadcast,” said Wes Nolan, Shark Fights executive.

“We are extremely honored to be working with so many great companies. Only with their support can we continue to produce high quality Shark Fight events,” continued Nolen. “Our sponsors not only help produce Shark Fights, but actively promote our events through their media channels. The depth and breadth of national companies sponsoring our events is a testament to our growth as a promotion and the quality of our events and television broadcasts. I would like to welcome our newest sponsors to the
Shark Fights family.”

About Shark Fight Promotions:
Texas based Shark Fight Promotions, founded in 2007, is an integrated entertainment and media company in the combat sports industry, committed to producing high quality fight events and effectively showcasing elite MMA talent. The company is engaged in the production, promotion, presentation and marketing of premier professional mixed martial arts fighting competitions. As an integrated entertainment and media company, Shark Fight Promotions is organized around three principal business activities: Live Event Promotions, Broadcast Television and Digital Media Production and Distribution, Sponsorship and Brand Licensing. As Mixed Martial Arts continues its dominance as the fastest growing sport in the world, Shark Fights is poised to become one of the top fight promotions in the industry.

Media Contact for Shark Fights:
George Meng / BCII