LOS ANGELES, CA (October 20, 2015) – Miguel Cotto Promotions announced this morning that the National Academy of Television, Arts and Sciences, through the Suncoast Chapter, has honored his Boxing program, Boxeo al Máximo, with an Emmy® award nomination.
Miguel Cotto, President and CEO of Miguel Cotto Promotions, commented: “This year, Miguel Cotto Promotions has emerged as one of the best alternatives for Spanish TV for sports fans and boxing. We are very proud of the progress we have achieved as well as the support and recognition we have received from viewers. This motivates us to continue creating unique content for sports fans.”
The “Boxeo al Máximo” team was nominated in the following categories:
Sporting Event/Game: “Boxeo al Máximo” – Ariel Ferrer (Graphic Designer), Hector Santos (TV Producer) and Bryan Perez (TV Producer), Miguel A. Cotto (TV Executive Producer) and Hector H. Soto (TV Executive Producer ).
“We are commited to presenting the highest quality shows to boxing fans, matching our high profile fights. This nomination is an honor for us and solidifies our company as one of the top in Puerto Rico”, commented Hector Soto,Vice President and Promoter for Miguel Cotto Promotions.
“All of us at Roc Nation Sports are thrilled that our partner Miguel Cotto Promotions has garnered an Emmy nomination for Boxeo al Máximo,” said David Itskowitch, COO of Boxing for Roc Nation Sports. “Their tireless work has created a consistently high quality production worthy of the recognition that the series is receiving.”
Boxeo al Máximo, presents a monthly boxing show as part of a new agreement with Univision Puerto Rico. The next event is scheduled for Saturday, November 14, from Comerio’s Municipal Auditorium.
Reigning WBC, Ring Magazine and Lineal Middleweight World Champion Miguel Cotto (40-4, 33 KOs) is currently in Los Angeles training at Wild Card Boxing Club in preparation of his Saturday, Nov. 21 showdown against former WBC and WBA Super Welterweight World Champion Canelo Alvarez (45-1-1, 32 KOs) which will be produced and distributed live by HBO Pay-Per-View from The Mandalay Bay Events Center in Las Vegas.