UFC GYM Hires Hannibal Myers as President


Santa Ana, CA
– UFC GYM® has appointed Hannibal Myers as the President of its franchise division, effective immediately. Last January, UFC GYM announced the acquisition of LA Boxing, converting over 80 locations in the last 12 months and growing to 100 locations worldwide currently. Myers will play an integral role in developing the overall franchise strategy for UFC GYM to capitalize on opportunities in the health and fitness marketplace. 

Myers brings more than 20 years of executive franchise experience, both domestically and internationally, for companies such as Taco Bell, KFC, Seattle’s Best Coffee, Quizno’s and Shoney’s. The Texas native has pioneered non-traditional franchise development, contributing various articles to trade publications and delivering a number of related industry speeches. In this position, Myers will oversee all facets of franchise development, strategy, marketing, operations and finances. 

“We thank Anthony Geisler (former President) and want to recognize him, for his stewardship of the UFC GYM brand for the past year and for the foundation he built via LA Boxing,” said NeV CEO, Jim Rowley. 

“This decision launches a new era in the business for UFC GYM, developing further opportunities for growth and expansion through the leadership of Hannibal Myers,” Rowley added. 

The move follows the recent promotion of Adam Sedlack to President of the Company’s corporate division.

UFC GYM is co-owned by New Evolution Ventures (NeV), Lafayette, CA, and Ultimate Fighting Championship. For more information, visit and follow UFC GYM at and Twitter: @UFCGYM.
sábado, octubre 24
Dublin, Ireland


Entre la vida real y la ficción se pasa el tiempo Vernon Ramos, quien es aficionado tanto a las MMA como al cine, incluso las películas lo han ayudado a inspirar su carrera, esto dice el representante de Panamá.
El Hondureño Wilmer Fernádez agradece estar en el Team Gastelum. Él se siente pequño como "David", pero fuerte y listo para derribar a "Goliat" en The Ultimate Fighter Latinoamérica 2.
Sobreponiéndose a las dificultades en su carrera, Wilmer "El Guapo" Fernández llega a The Ultimate Fighter Latinoamérica II para representar a su país Honduras y al tiempo para servir de inspiración a las nuevas generaciones de peleadores.
Originario de Ciudad de Panamá, Vernon Ramos ha venido creciendo con las MMA en su país. La oportunidad de competir en The Ultimate Fighter Latinoamérica II se presenta en el momento justo donde su motivación está más fuerte.