• Nick Harmeier


V3Fights is excited to announce that world renowned martial arts businessman and international consultant and speaker for the martial arts industry, Robby Beard as their new president. 

Some of the best martial arts and MMA gyms in the world are in existence because of the business plan that was put together by Robby Beard.  He was also named ‘Business Person of the Year’ by Black Belt Schools International and ‘Executive of the Year’ by the Memphis Business Journal.  Some of his business ventures include USA Karate (5 locations), B and H Investments (real estate) and Dojo and Digital Marketing Company which services over one thousand martial arts schools.  

As far as combat sports go, Beard has over forty years experience in martial arts.  He is a three time national karate champion, fifth degree black belt in karate under world kickboxing champion Bill ‘Superfoot’ Wallace, first degree black belt in Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu under Ricardo Liborio and a first-degree black belt in Krav Maga under John Whitman and Krav Maga Alliance.  He’s also a former police officer with the Bartlett Police Department where he still serves as a defensive tactics instructor for them.  

V3Fights owner, Nick Harmeier, feels that with Beard’s passion for martial arts and his business savvy expertise, that he could help take V3 to another level:

“We are always looking for ways to make V3 more innovative and more powerful.  Adding Robby Beard to the team and as a visionary leader, that’s exactly what will happen,” states Harmeier.    

It seems that every business that Beard is associated with has become very successful and now he is looking to take the top MMA promotion in the southeast region to even greater heights.  

“I’m very excited to be part of the V3 organization and team.  V3 has an awesome reputation for being a premier group of professionals that not only put on a great show, but are genuinely passionate about each athlete and their future in combat sports.  I look forward to helping grow V3Fights and the athletes to the next level,” states Beard.  

V3Fights had an outstanding year in 2019 and now that they are under the tutelage of Robby Beard, look for bigger, better and more impressive things to come in 2020!