Atlantic City, New Jersey – Cage Fury has promoted over 60 professional MMA events, primarily in New Jersey, Pennsylvania, and other venues in the Northeast region. Ranked in the top 10 of all regional MMA promotions, CFFC currently airs on the CBS Sports Network & iPPV and has sent more then 25 fighters to the UFC, including Aljamain Sterling, Jimmie Rivera, Lyman Good, and Paul Felder.
CFFC’s former President Robert Haydak & Vice President Mike Constantino will serve as the Alliance MMA President and Director of Business Development, respectively, for the new corporate entity. The former Director of Fighter Relations Devon Mathiesen will serve as the new GM. Both Haydak and Constantino have each been inducted into the New Jersey State Martial Arts Hall of Fame. With more than 50 fighters under contract CFFC is scheduled to promote more than 12 events in a busy 2017.
Kirkland, Washington – Founded by Washington MMA pioneer Joe DeRobbio, COGA is a consensus leader in Mixed Martial Arts fighting in their region.
After spending more than 13 years as a referee & advocate for fighter safety – DeRobbio has paired up with Jason Robinett to lead the Alliance effort in the Pacific Northwest Region.
With more then 50 events over the last 7 years, COGA promises a bright future to any athlete that steps into their cage. They played host to stars such as Demetrius Johnson – who was their first bantamweight amateur champion before going Pro and eventually becoming the current UFC Champion with the longest running title defense streak ever.
Miami, Florida -- Fight Time Promotions has been Florida’s best MMA promotion for the past seven years since being founded by Karla Guadamuz-Davis and her husband the late Olympic Boxing Gold Medalist Howard Davis Jr. The promotion has produced more than 30 events, many of which have been featured on the CBS Sports Network, Comcast SportsNet, Fox Sports, and HBO Plus. Their extensive roster of over 80 fighters under contract will help grow a pool of athletes and further extend Alliance MMA’s geographically friendly platform in the key market of South Florida.
Mrs. Guadamuz-Davis is carrying on her late-husband’s legacy as a pioneer of combat sports by giving developing fighters the opportunity to showcase their talents on a stage that is now even larger under the Alliance MMA umbrella.
Valparaiso, Indiana – After finding success in the pageant world, former Mrs. Indiana winner Danielle Vale and her husband Paul felt drawn to the sport of MMA. They ended up creating Hoosier Fight Club, with the intent to bring the spotlight and professionalism to the sport they thought it deserved.
Promoting the first sanctioned Mixed-Martial-Arts event in the state of Indiana, HFC is considered by many in Chicagoland to be the established leader of the local MMA scene.
With over 25 events under their belt and new deals across the midwest, HFC will continue to bring a highlight to the sport and send athletes to the big show – like UFC veterans Neil Magny, Felice Herrig and more.
Baltimore, Maryland – The brain-child of John Rallo, Shogun fights regularly packs one of the biggest regional MMA venues – the Royal Farms Arena with some of the best MMA shows in the Mid-Atlantic region.
With a successful (albeit short) MMA career and stint as a celebrity bodyguard under his belt, Rallo focused on opening a Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu Academy after receiving his blackbelt from Renzo Gracie himself. During this time he worked towards legalizing MMA in the state of Maryland, eventually passing legalization in one session – an unheard of feat with new legislature.
With the arena wide-open, Rallo has spent the last few years promoting shows and building a roster of packed talent, with several fighters going to the UFC. A hotbed for celebrities and UFC stars, Shogun events will continue to be a Baltimore mainstay for time to come.
Bellefontaine, Ohio – founded by Scott Sheeley, Iron Tiger Fight Series currently hosts approximately ten MMA promotions per year in various cities throughout the Ohio region. Since launching its inaugural event, IT Fight Series has promoted more than a dozen fighters who went on to compete at the highest level of professional MMA competition with Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC), Bellator and other premier promotions.
Names like Matt “The Immortal” Brown, Dan “Dragon” Spohn, and Jan “Cuddles” Finney all fought for Scott Sheely promotions as a means of catapulting themselves to the big show.
Memphis, Tennessee – What began as a lobbying effort alongside UFC superstar “Rampage” Jackson, V3Fight’s Nick Harmier’s efforts in the sport didn’t just end with the sanctioning of MMA – it culminated into a regional MMA promotion blazing it’s way through the South.
Currently in 6 different venues in their area, V3Fights is another one of the fastest growing regional promotions in America.
Atlanta, Georgia - National Fighting Championship (NFC) was founded by David Oblas in 2007 after a rebrand of his organization Undisputed Productions, LLC stemming from the acquisition of US Freedom Fighter Championship (USFFC). Oblas is both the youngest promotor in the history of fight promotion in Georgia and the longest running promotor in the state.
Going back to their days as Undisputed Promotions LLC, Oblas and his crew have promoted of more than 100 events at a number of venues in Atlanta. They currently produce regional MMA events at Center Stage in Atlanta, Infinite Energy Arena in Duluth, GA, Electric Cowboy in Kennesaw, GA, and the TD Convention Center in Greenville, SC. NFC is the 9th regional MMA promotion operating under the Alliance umbrella and will serve as a perfect fit for tapping into one of the major media markets that Alliance MMA has been targeting.
Los Angeles, California - Roy Englebrecht Promotions promotes the Fight Club OC fight series at The Hangar on the grounds of the OC Fair & Event Center now in its seventh season and on a three-year sellout streak. Prior to the formation of Fight Club OC in 2011 he promoted the highly successful Battle in the Ballroom professional boxing shows at the Irvine Marriott Hotel for 25 straight years. This bi-monthly professional boxing show was the longest running club pro boxing show in the country. 36 current or former world champions have fought at the Marriott, including Shane Mosley and Johnny Tapia.
In 2007 he became one of the first boxing promoters to introduce Mixed Martial Arts shows to his Battle in the Ballroom concept. With the addition of the Rumble On The Water series at the historic Queen Mary in Long Beach, CA and the Coliseum Gladiator MMA Championship Series at the LA Coliseum Roy Englebrecht Promotions will promote close to 20 shows in 2017, more than any other promoter in the state of California.