Master Mehrdad K. Moayedi serves as Chairman of MKM®. He brings over 40 years of Martial Arts experience to the organization, as well as over twenty five years of business management expertise. Master Mehrdad opened his first Martial Arts Dojo in 1992 and now owns and operates a highly successful Martial Arts & Fight Training camp for high profile fighters in Clearwater, FL. Some of those fighters include Matt “The Hammer” Hamill, current UFC fighter.
He managed fights deal for fighters such as: Gary Turner, 10 time European Champion; Rick “The Jet” Roufus, 6 time World Champion; Remy Bonnell, French Muay Thai Champion; and Clifton Brown, ranked #1 World Muay Thai Champion, and more. Master Mehrdad founded Shin Do Kumaté® Style of Fighting and established MKM Knockout Promotions, LLC in January 2002 and became the first promoter in history to sanction a professional fight outside of Boxing in the State of Florida with the Florida State Boxing and Athletic Commission.
In 2005, the State of Florida appointed his organization WSDKA an official sanctioning/governing body to oversee amateur kickboxing and Muay Thai events. As a respected business owner and a global fight industry expert with an uncanny ability to match fighters, Master Mehrdad understands the sports and entertainment industry at a level that supersedes most fight promoters.
Master Mehrdad was featured as color commentator on numerous televised fights and also filled the role of Executive Producer in the Strykerz® weekly television series, a program that was distributed to multiple television networks around the world.
Master Mehrdad and TBAE Network Collaboration
He is currently creating a Kids Martial Arts TV show with the collaboration of TBAE. The show will cover different aspect of Martial Arts. Such as yoga, meditation, self defense, and other ways to improve your body, mind, and spirit. The show will be air via Brighthouse and Verizon Fios.