Direct Sportslink is a leading provider of wrestling talent for all types of speaking engagements, personal appearances, and product endorsements in North America. Many of our requests include using the talent as a keynote speaker, as a MC or an announcer for a wrestling match, or for autograph signing appearances.
Hiring a Wrestler as a Speaker - Q: When should I hire a wrestler as a speaker for my event? A: Wrestlers are one of the most popular choices as speakers due to their popularity with both the children and the adults, in addition to their favorable pricing. They are best used as a MC or an announcing role that displays their personality and brings out their specific character. Some examples include; Jerry "The King" Lawler, and "Macho Man" Randy Savage. Jerry and Randy have years of experience in front of the microphone and are not only very comfortable speaking but they are also quite entertaining.
Wrestler Personal Appearance - Q: What are some of my options when it comes to securing the talent and how would I use them? A: Most personal appearances include autograph signings, picture taking, and meet and greet sessions with your guests. A few of the venues where talent is often used includes corporate hospitality events, wrestling matches, sales promotions, trade shows, and new store openings.
Wrestler Endorsement - Famous wrestlers have been endorsing products and brands for many years. Some of the most famous endorsements include Randy "Macho Man" Savage's Slim Jim endorsement and most recently the Subway endorsement by John Cena. Cable television has made the wrestlers into household names with many young children idolizing wrestlers as much as any other sports talent. They have a cross appeal to men, women, adults, and children which makes them ideal for endorsement opportunities.