Talent Acquisition & Development
Francombat Management, LLC is a full-service combat sports management and marketing firm representing some of the most successful and high-profile professionals boxers, mixed martial artists and Lei Tai fighters as well as offering a variety of consulting and marketing services to corporate sponsors. In representing many of the biggest names in the fight business/industry, Francombat Management consistently maximize their client’s brand awareness and marketplace value.
Founded in 2000 by two-time World Kuoshu gold medalist Franco Richard, better known as Francombat, Francombat Management has risen to become the top management agency in professional combat sports, having successfully guided the careers of multiple champions and continues to sign, develop and promote world class talent. With a team of highly-skilled professionals, Francombat Management assists fighters in every step of their career, from booking the first fight to the public relations following the championship victory.
We start by creating a comprehensive road map detailing the specific objectives and outlining the strategies for accomplishing them using a wide range of tools. Then, the plan is executed to its minutest detail. We handle the full range of sponsorship rights fees, brand development, public relations and marketing services. We are nimble enough to adjust the plan and handle any surprises along the way. We never lose sight of the goals.
Francombat’s contracted fighters compete in the UFC, ONE Fighting Championship, Bellator, World Series of Fighting (WSOF) and many other top promotions. The contracted Fighter’s roster includes Li Chan Sun, Wu Shen Wang, Karl James just to name a few.
Francombat marketing campaigns are crafted to the interests and unique value propositions of each client. As our client, you can count on us to create and develop specifically tailored programs just for you, maximizing your value in the marketplace and growing your brand awareness and your image. We provide clients with comprehensive services, including:
- Drafting, negotiation and execution of complex, multi-fight contracts
- Developing and negotiating multiple sponsorship deals for its fighters
- Comprehensive fighter promotion including preparation for on and off-camera interviews; implementation of internet publicity campaigns, and social networking utilization
- Maximizing public and professional awareness of Company fighters, increasing fighter fan bases and maximizing overall fighter value.
- Creating and coordinating opportunities for fighters to host industry seminars, make pivotal guest appearances, and appear for autograph signings as well as a wide variety of media events
- Providing any and all other services geared towards increasing the longevity and the monetization of its fighters' professional opportunities and overall careers.
We'll also help you manage your insurance, accounting and tax preparation, financial planning and investments, and legal services.
Do not hesitate to let us know if you have any questions or enquiries.
Francombat Management, represents and supports fighters and up and coming athletes in the combat sports industry, providing its clients with lucrative fighting opportunities, contract and sponsorships negotiations, finances, appearances, legal assistance, commission compliance, media relations, fighter branding, career guidance, and all aspects of development of a fighter’s career.
Whether you are a fighter looking to take your career to the next level or a company looking to market to the combat sports fan base, we'd enjoy speaking with you.
We not only look to get your brand exposure on fight night, but we work diligently to keep our athletes in the public eye outside of fighting so that your brand is continuously endorsed.
We tailor each management approach to the individual needs of the fighters we represent, allowing our fighters to focus their time and energy on developing a strong mental and physical presence as a professional fighter.
Contact us so you can be represented.
Director of Talent Relations & Development
Tel: (514) 705-3366
"A combatant can be a winner, but that doesn't make a winner a combatant."
— Franco Richard
Are you looking for a fighter for your next fight event?
Francombat Management specializes in marketing and brand management. Let us show your brand to the world of professional combat sports through live televised sporting events, social media and customized advertising campaigns. Have your brand seen by millions of people on live television on channels such as Fox, NBC, Spike TV, Fox Sports 1, PPV and many more.
We can arrange for an array of one or many different types of sponsorships, from logo placement and product endorsement to television, magazine, radio, and other media exposure. Our objective is to create a strong relationship with the companies that sponsor our fighters and to help build both our fighters and the companies that support them. We have fighters at every weight class and experience level, ready to put on a great fight for your fans! Francombat Management and our combatants understand our promotional responsibilities as well, and we actively promote the events of which are a part!
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