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16th Annual – University of Bridgeport
Martial Arts Management Summit

Please Note the NEW DATE!!
Saturday, May 28th – 2016

Who Else Wants to Master the Step By Step,
Time Tested Yet Innovative, Proven “In the Trenches”
Martial Arts Management and Marketing Systems that
Have Created More Millionaires than ANY Other, and
Will Dramatically Increase Your Profits WITHOUT Increasing Your
Expenses or Sacrificing the Integrity of Your Art?

Professor Y.B. Kim Cordially Invites you to the 16th Annual “UB” Martial Arts Management Summit!

Professor Y.B. Kim and the “UB” truly wishes your family and school success and prosperity this year!

The University of Bridgeport has been hosting the Martial Arts Management Seminar for 16 years, and we would like to invite all school owners, Masters, instructors, program directors and staff members from all over the world to our 16th Annual Martial Arts Management Summit!

If you’re an honest, ethical, professional martial arts school owner, you’ll find yourself surrounded by friends and colleagues, all focused on growing their schools and helping more students gain the incredible benefits of the martial arts.

I look forward to seeing you at the 2016 Martial Arts Management Summit!

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16th Annual – University of Bridgeport
Martial Arts Management Summit

Saturday, May 28th – 2016
(9:30am – 7:00pm)

If you’re serious about growing your school this year, this is the place for you!

The 2016 UB Martial Arts Management Summit is the premier gathering of PROVEN successful martial arts school operators and martial arts entrepreneurs, where we’ll peel back the curtain, and reveal the “step by step” systems, tools and strategies that have created more multi-millionaire operators than any other.

Why spend your valuable time “reinventing the wheel”, and making expensive, painful mistakes, when you can simply follow the path that has already been proven to work.

Whether your school is currently “struggling”, or already has achieved a high degree of success, this is where you’ll find the new strategies and frankly, the people, who can help you get to the next level quicker, and with more confidence than you might imagine possible.

How do we know….?

Because we’ve been accomplishing it at the Martial Arts Management Summit for the last 15 Years!

Sessions, Speakers and Topics

We’ve assembled a group of world class experts and speakers to help you reach new levels of performance and success in your martial arts school. I’m certain that you’ll come away from this event with new tools, tactics and strategies that will make a significant positive impact in  your martial arts school business. Let’s work together to expand our reach as martial artists, and help more students enjoy the benefits of martial arts training!

English Language Sessions


Grandmaster Y.K. Kim

The 3 Steps to Build a Truly
Successful School!

100% Enrollment – 200% Retention – 300% Profit: Discover the Keys to Success with the Most Successful Business Leader in the Martial Arts Industry!


Senior Master Kirk Pelt

How I Used the Revolutionary “Smart Card” to Add 28 New Students per Month

The Operator of a $10 Million/Year Organization Reveals the Best No Cost Marketing Strategy the Martial Arts Industry Has Seen in the Last 10 Years.


Master Toby Milroy

How I Generated 1578 New Prospects and 79 Enrollments in 58 Days

Discover the “Paint by Numbers” System That Can Change the Future of Your School, and Attract More New Students in the Next 3 Months Than Most Schools Enroll in a Year.


Senior Master Mike Bugg

How I Built a MILLION Dollar a Year School and You Can Too!

How a Professionally Structured “Transported After School Program” Can Generate 5 TIMES the Revenue of Your Traditional Program, and Create Higher Quality Students at the Same Time.


Master Erik Hubley

3 Low Cost “Community” Marketing Systems to Quickly Fill Your School

The Step-By-Step, PROVEN Community Outreach Systems that You Can “Steal” and Use in Your School Immediately to (Literally) Flood Your School with New Students.


Sr. Marketing Advisor Sean Lee

Systemizing Martial Arts Schools to Keep Everything On Track

Mr.Lee is a rising star in Martial Arts Business and AMS Senior Marketing Advisor and will walk you through New Web & Social Media Marketing tips which you can easily and immediately use in your school.

Korean Language Sessions


Professor Y.B Kim

Innovator and Pioneer of the Only
Martial Arts Major in a US University

Tournament Committee Chairman for USA Collegiate Tae Kwon Do Association
Director of the first martial art major program at the University of Bridgeport.


Grandmaster Y.K. Kim

The 3 Steps to Build a Truly
Successful School!

100% Enrollment, 200% Retention, 300% Profit! Pioneer of Martial Arts Business Grandmaster Y.K Kim will reveal how to build a successful Martial Arts School.


Grandmaster Sun Ki Chong

Innovative School Management

Recognized as one of the top Martial Arts business leaders, Grandmaster Sun Ki Chong will show how to systematize your school to produce high performance in every area of business operations.


Grandmaster Byung Seok Lee

Creating and Motivating a Top Flight
Staff in Your Martial Arts School

Grandmaster Byung Seok Lee is currently managing and growing successfully as the head of 9 locations. He is going to share very efficient new enrollment promotion strategies.


Grandmaster Jin Yong Kwon

Effectively Managing Your Staff and Your School

As a multi school operator, Grandmaster Jin Kwon will show you how martial arts school operators can participate in and utilize local events to promote your school.


Master Jason Yi

Building Business Systems through Quantification

Developed the Life Champ Franchise System by focusing on an effective and profitable martial arts business model. Master Yi will will reveal the most important “measurements” in your school.

Please Note the NEW DATE!!
Saturday, May 28th – 2016

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Please Note the NEW DATE!!
Saturday, May 28th – 2016

University of Bridgeport Martial Arts Award and Scholarship Award 2016

Please help us to recognize and share the efforts and contributions of great martial artists by nominating award candidates by May 20th. The contributions of the nominee could be in the areas of education, instruction, tournaments, services, achievements, and others.

The Award Committee will review the candidates, and will award a certificate, medal, and a special ring. The scholarship student will be awarded the certificate for a $20,000 Scholarship.

Martial Artist Award 2016 is for Martial arts leaders.

Martial Arts Scholarship Award 2016 is for Martial arts students.

Apply by May 20th, 2016

Submit the resume to University of Bridgeport

Please explain the qualifications and experiences of the applicant in the resume.

The Martial Arts Award Ceremony for 2016 will be held at the University of Bridgeport Summit. We welcome recommendations for award candidates: leaders who contributed for the development of Martial Arts/Taekwondo, as well as students who may qualify for the scholarship award.

Please join us at the UB Summit and the Award Ceremony.

About our World Class Speakers

Proven Strategies from Proven Successes
Professor Y.B. Kim PhD
Professor Y.B. Kim PhD Host and Martial Arts Education Pioneer in US
Professor Y.B. Kim PhD is one of the nation's most respected martial arts educators, the innovator of the only accredited University Martial Arts Major in the United States, a highly decorated martial arts competitor, and an inspiring innovator in martial arts education.

He is a frequently published expert in martial arts teaching methodology, martial arts competition, organizational strategies and physical curriculum management. Professor Kim is the "go to guy" for those serious about developing a truly professional martial arts curriculum and instructor training programs.

Professor Kim takes teaching excellence to new levels. Not only championing the development of "professional" martial arts instruction, but also the fundamental teaching methods and strategies that truly connect with students in today's fast paced, "instant gratification" society.

If you're seriously interested in elevating your level of professionalism and the level of instruction in your school, Professor Kim will be a game changer for you!

Education: Kyung Hee University (Seoul, Korea) Degree in Physical Education Science/Tae Kwon Do, Kyung Hee University (Seoul, Korea) Master Degree: Physical Education Science/Tae Kwon Do, Teaching Certification by the High Education Department in Korea, Ph.D. Degree - Physical Education Science Ph.D. Kyung Hee University, Majoring in Martial Art Studies.

Grandmaster Y.K. Kim
Grandmaster Y.K. Kim Founder Martial Arts World, AMS, MAWNews Magazine
Y.K. Kim is a modern philosopher, and the chairman and founder of Martial Arts World: The home of life champions. There is no one quite like Y.K. Kim. People call him crazy, and he is proud that he is crazy, because he works like crazy to make things happen.

A native of Seoul, Korea, Y.K. Kim serves as a living testament that the American dream is alive and kicking. He left his homeland in 1976 to come to the U.S., with only his black belt and a heart full of hope. Homeless and without a green card, but imbued with a winning spirit, he worked hard, shedding blood, sweat and tears to overcome cultural shock, financial difficulties and a language barrier in order to achieve the American dream. He has reached a rare level of success that includes:

- Author of Winning is a Choice, Success in Martial Arts Business, Tae Kwon-Do, Health is the Foundation of Success, Tae Kwon Do World, 6 Martial Arts World curriculum books, Join the Millionaire Club, U.S. National Exercise, and The 5 Kinds of Success.

- Motivational speaker on topics such as, create a successful future, how to be rich and happy, create a modern leadership, create a winning future, how to be healthier, wealthier, more confident, wiser and happier, and the 5 Kinds of Success.

- Producer, writer, director and star of the action movie epic Miami Connection,

- Publisher and editor-in-chief of Martial Arts World Magazine,

- The proclamation of Y.K. Kim Day in Central Florida,

- Hall of fame inductee into the Grandmasters' Society,

- Chairman of a consulting company that specializes in marketing, seminars and software.

Master Toby Milroy
Master Toby Milroy President & Editor in Chief Martial Arts World News Magazine - Vice President - AMS
Toby Milroy is a 5th-Degree Black Belt, Master Instructor, and one of the most progressive, energetic, inspiring and well respected business coaches in the martial arts industry.

Master Milroy has been given the moniker "The Master Systemizer" by his clients for creating rock solid, replicate-able systems for running highly successful martial arts businesses.

This veteran successful school owner, multi-school trainer and facilitator, author, business coach and self-described “fanatic entrepreneur” brings expertise from dozens of outside industries back to the Martial Arts Community for the benefit of school owners all over the world in his work with with hundreds of school owners in more than 28 countries around the world.

He has authored more than a dozen books and reports to help martial arts school owners grow their business, attract more new students, multiply their sales results, and increase student retention, and has written, recorded and produced more than 200 audio and video programs covering a range of business, sales, marketing and student service topics that have made tremendous positive impacts on school owners all over the world.

Senior Master Kirk Pelt
Senior Master Kirk Pelt President Martial Arts World
-President of $10 million organization of schools
-AMS Top Ten school owner
-Leader in Marketing Programs

How I Used the Revolutionary “Smart Card” to Add 28 New Students per Month

Master Kirk Pelt is the leading expert in the martial arts profession on high level school management.

He is always on the forefront and cutting edge with revolutionary ideas that enable school owners to achieve financial and enrollment success in their schools.

He is the operator of a $10 Million/Year Organization and will Reveal the Best No Cost Marketing Strategy the Martial Arts Industry Has Seen in the Last 10 years.

MasterPelt is now introducing the latest innovation that is sure to transform your school and take it to the next level with a power lead generating tool.

Master Erik Hubley
Master Erik Hubley Top Ten school owner
-Top Ten school owner
-Earns over $350,000 a year with the AMSKids Program
-Leader in Community Outreach Programs
Master Erik Hubley has displayed outstanding leadership in the martial arts industry for many years as a speaker as well as MC at conventions, expos, summits, and seminars specializing in community outreach as well as after school martial arts.

He is an expert in effective community outreach that enables his program to easily get into the public schools to dramatically increase enrollment in children's and after school martial arts programs.

He quietly continues to experience tremendous growth in his business, in enrollment, income, and even size of location and possesses insider tips that he is ready to share with other school owners eager to follow in his footsteps down the path of continuous growth.

Senior Master Mike Bugg
Senior Master Mike Bugg Several times School of the Year
-Several times School of the Year
-Earned $275,000 in a single summer
-Owner of $1,000,000 + location
-Leader in After School and Summer Camp programs
Master Mike Bugg is a superstar in the martial arts industry and the Heavyweight Champion of after school martial arts. Possessing the highest level of integrity and humility, he has risen to a status beyond many of his peers by operating the most successful after school program in the US.

Master Bugg first took the industry by storm when he increased his income by $275,000 by running a hugely successful summer camp during the most recent recession. Currently, he runs a million dollar a year location and wants to share his secrets on how other school owners can achieve the same kind of success in any economy.

Grandmaster Sun ki Chong
Grandmaster Sun ki Chong Founder and Multi-School Operator

As one of the most successful head coaches of the U.S. National Tae Kwon Do Team, Grandmaster Sun Ki Chong has earned international recognition for his Tae Kwon Do skills and teaching methods.

Having completed his coaching career with distinction, Grandmaster Chong currently directs all of his efforts to developing World Class Tae Kwon Do Centers for the benefit of his students.

Grand Master Chong continues to be highly involved in the operation of all of our locations. He conducts instructor training for our full time staff on a weekly basis, and oversees the student belt testing process for both color belt and black belt exams.

He personally developed the curriculum taught in our centers and designed it to be a balance of traditional Tae Kwon Do forms, practical self defense, and Olympic Style sparring skills.

Grand Master Chong’s philosophy is that Tae Kwon Do is about self improvement as well as self defense. This is evident in our teaching methods.

All his instructors focus on teaching “life skills” just as much as physical techniques and help students of all levels to gain increased focus, confidence, and determination that they can apply to all areas of their life.

With five locations in WNY, World Class Tae Kwon Do is the largest provider of martial arts in the area and has been serving local families for over twenty five years.

Grandmaster Jin Yong Kwon
Grandmaster Jin Yong Kwon School Management Authority and Multi School Operator
Immigrating from South Korea in 1980, Master Kwon had a dream and a vision to revolutionize the way Tae Kwon Do would be taught in America.

Master Kwon is internationally known and respected as an excellent technician, a top competitor, a talented teacher, 14 times Consecutive Korean National Champion, member of the United States Tae Kwon Do Science Team, deep philosopher and successful multi-school operator.

He is the personification of Martial Arts excellence. His life and many accomplishments demonstrate a never ending pursuit of perfection.

Established in Utah in 2009, Master Kwon has also opened popular schools in New York, New Jersey, Virigina, and California throughout his 45 years of teaching and studying of martial arts.

Master Kwon and his professional staff understand the importance of pushing students to do their personal best and use the perfect balance of discipline and fun to help students achieve their goals both in Tae Kwon Do and in Life.

Master Byung Seok Lee
Master Byung Seok Lee President King Tiger Taekwondo Association
Master Byung Seok Lee has blazed the trail to success for many who've followed.

Born in Korea and came to America in 1986 to teach the art of Tae Kwon Do, Master Lee has built his marital arts school organization to be one of the top organizations in the East, with multiple locations in the Carolina's.

He is an experienced & skilled former champion/competitor, a top instructor and coach, and exciting exhibitionist.

He's been featured in numerous industry publications including the cover story Master by Tae Kwon Do Times Magazine `95 and a loving, caring teacher.

Mater Jason Yi
Mater Jason Yi School owner and the founder of Life Champ Martial Arts
Master Jason Yi is an entrepreneurially-minded school owner and the founder of Life Champ Martial Arts located in Northern Virginia and currently operates 6 locations, where he has earned more than $1M in revenues from single locations since 2006 –and all in a moderate size school. He is a 7th Degree Black Belt in Tae Kwon Do, and he believes his accomplishments as an instructor are the highlights of his career.

Jason Yi developed the Life Champ Franchise System by focusing on an effective and profitable martial arts business model. He has attended the Korean division of KAMA as a guest speaker for many years.

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- Our Distinguished Panelists -

Sharing thier Proven Strategies from Proven Successes
Grandmaster Sun Ki Chong
Grandmaster Sun Ki Chong Representing - U.S
Grandmaster Eui Min Ko
Grandmaster Eui Min Ko Representing - Europe
Grandmaster Dae Won Moon
Grandmaster Dae Won Moon Representing - PANAM
Secretary General of TAEKWONDO WON Dr. Jung Heon Kim
Secretary General of TAEKWONDO WON Dr. Jung Heon Kim Representing - Asia/korea

Lodging and Travel Information:

Event Venue (All Seminars and Sessions):
University of Bridgeport – (ABC Hall) Arnold Bernhard Center
84 Iranistan Ave, Bridgeport, CT 06604

Airports and Hotels:
New York La Guardia Airport/LGA, New York Westchester County Airport/ HPN, New Jersey Newark Liberty International Airport

*Please contact us if you need personal pick up

Nearest Hotel: Holiday Inn Bridgeport ($89/Room) (2033341234
070 Main St, Bridgeport. CT 06604
Shuttle: (Connecticut Limousine) TEL: (203) 878-2222

Hotel Website Link  -Holiday Inn-

Even though the strategies and systems you will be exposed to at this event will be worth tens of thousands, or hundreds of thousands of dollars to you in your martial arts school, through our strategic partnerships and wonderful sponsors, we’ve been able to keep the tuition amazingly low!

Take this opportunity to invest in your school, and your staff now, and reap the benefits for decades to come.

"UB" Martial Arts Management Summit

  • University of Bridgeport Martial Arts Institute ABC Hall (Arnold Bernhald Center)
  • 84 Iranistan Ave, Bridgeport, CT 06604

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