Founder and CEO Will Hammond grew up on the Salish Kootenai Reservation in Montana, and attended the University of Southern California on a Dean’s scholarship. He has his Business degree. with an emphasis in Marketing.
As a longtime fan of the sport back to 1993, Will got involved back in 1997 as writer for MMA Weekly.com That soon led to his first fight in 2001. Since that time Will has experince as:
Cornerman (UFC, Bellator, KOTC, Strikeforce, and hundreds of other shows)
M.C. for the Josh Haynes benefit show
Ringside judge for numerous shows
Founder and coach of the White Buffalo Warrior Fight Team 2002 to present
Matchmaker for multiple promotions (Ultimate Cage Wars, Sparta Combat League, Intense Cage Fighting)
Promoter and co-owner of Ultimate Cage Wars (MT) 2003-2011
Will’s final professional fight was in 2011, at which time he committed himself to his full-time role as manager for the fighters featured on this site. “Helping fighters achieve their goals and dreams is the perfect job”
In 2014 Rosa Freitas Hammond joined the company as a manager focusing prinarily on the ladies of the sport. Her love and knowledge of the sport is enormous, which has helped us build an amazing roster.
The Hammond family resides in Kirkland WA, and is very happy to be party of the worldwide MMA Family!