FOR RELEASE: Hollywood, CA (May 2, 2014) – United Wrestling Network (United) is pleased to announce that WTNZ-TV Fox 43 in Knoxville, TN has agreed to broadcast the new “Southeastern Championship Wrestling” (SECW) branded pro wrestling program starting Sunday July 27, 2014 at 12:00 noon.
“Pro Wrestling has been a staple in the Knoxville area since the 1950s and I’m proud that the folks at Fox 43 sees the same vision as we do. All of us here at “United” are jumping out of our skin to entertain the masses in Knoxville,” said Executive Producer David Marquez. Marquez has over 25 years experience producing pro wrestling television. He currently is the Executive Producer of “Championship Wrestling from Hollywood” (Los Angeles) and Directs “WCWC on PDX-TV” (Portland), both “United” participating promotions.
Also joining the SECW team as promoter is Paul Adams. Prior to signing on, Adams served as Creative Director and Live Event Promoter for “Showtime All-Star Wrestling” based in Nashville. Currently, Adams is also employed by the Tennessee State Fair Association, handling entertainment booking, marketing and business development. “I feel like our team’s combination of knowledge and enthusiasm will allow us to put out a product that people will want to get behind. I was fortunate enough to shoot ringside photography over 20 years ago at some of the areas best wrestling events, and the crowds were tremendous then. We look forward to giving the East Tennessee wrestling fans something great,” states Adams.
“We’re still putting the operations team together and securing the date for our first taping. I’m hoping we can make that announcement next week. I’ve been a part of many wrestling broadcasts and my enthusiasm for SECW is beyond what I’ve felt in the past,” continued Marquez.
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Dan Masters said;
– This is exciting news. I’ve worked with Mr Adams in the past, and can vouch for his professionalism. Paul Adams joining the team, its like setting the table, for what will be an explosive Tennessee market!