LEAD REPORTER/ON AIR TALENT: Aaron Tru
Referred to as a “Master Marketer” by ESPN’s Jay Crawford, Aaron Tru is an “on-camera” MMA personality and marketing consultant who holds a bachelors degree in Communication Studies and a minor in Business Entrepreneurship. Tru gained international fame for engaging in one of the most extreme marketing stunts ever when he planned to be attacked and choked unconscious by a female MMA championship fighter, Chris “Cyborg” Santos. After millions of views, Mr. Tru has been seen on ESPN, The O’Reilly Factor, The Best Damn Sports Show, multiple shows in Japan and Europe, and has even been featured on the front page of tmz.com, making the “choke out” video an iconic cult classic. Additionally, Tru has been featured in MMA Worldwide Magazine and has appeared as a guest on several radio shows. Tru has covered over 100 MMA events including UFC, StrikeForce, Elite XC, and Affliction, and several other promotions in the California Area. As a result, Tru has become a trusted member of the MMA community and built rapports with promoters, sponsors, fighters and managers. Before dedicating his professional career to combat sports, Tru was a Corporate Business Consultant. Sighting his devotion and passion for combat sports, Tru returned to the MMA industry full-time in 2008. Aaron Tru was a Nominee for 2010 Mixed Martial Arts Journalist of the Year. In March of 2011 Aaron Tru stepped into the cage at Tuff-N-Uff to win the their 1st ever Middleweight Celebrity Belt.
HEAD PHOTOGRAPHER/VIDEOGRAPHER: Adrian Gallegos
Adrian Gallegos was born/raised in Los Angeles. He has covered MMA for UFC, Strikeforce, and multiple locations in Southern California. MMA photography is his preferred type of photography. He also has experience in photojournalism, portrait, and action photography.
STAFF WRITER: Adam Lawman is the Lead Writer for MMAPrime.TV and has been with this site since early 2010. He has contributed numerous interviews with notable figures such as UFC president Dana White and fighters from many of MMA’s top promotions. He also provides analysis, opinion and news on all MMA including locally in Iowa and even outside the USA.
Adam currently resides in Des Moines, Iowa with his 2 year old daughter. He has been an avid MMA enthusiast since the late 90’s and has attended many live MMA events in Iowa and throughout the country. When he’s not writing he enjoys spending time with his family, film making, reading and fine beers.
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