Steve Lott, President ─ A
prominent figure in the boxing world and recognized boxing historian,
Steve Lott was executive producer at the Big Fights, Inc., and
manager/assistant manager of ten fighters, including five world
champions. Lott owns one of the world's largest collections of unique
boxing memorabilia - over 20,000 items - many of which will be
featured in the new Boxing Hall of Fame at SCORE! - the fabulous new multi sports hall of fame attraction at the Luxor Hotel on the strip in Las Vegas. The Boxing Hall of Fame also features the exclusive $75 million dollar ESPN fight film and tape library.
Over a thirty year span at Big Fights,
Inc. from 1968 - 1998, beginning as a film editor and culminating as
executive producer, Lott has had hands-on experience with every frame
of what is now the Cayton Sports/Boxing Hall of Champions' film and
tape library. Lott's film credits include the documentaries,
"Muhammad Ali - Skill, Brain and Guts," "Sugar Ray
Robinson - Pound for Pound," "Grudge Fights," and
"Greatest One Punch Knockouts." From 1998-2001, Lott
supervised the cataloging and transfer of the Big Fights film library
to broadcast videotape at ESPN.
Mr. Lott began assisting legendary
fight managers Bill Cayton and Jim Jacobs in 1978 as assistant
manager and camp coordinator for world champions Edwin Rosario and
Wilfred Benitez, managing the training schedules, fight media,
medicals, sparring, travel, and appearances. Mr. Lott's role
expanded with many other fighters including Mike Tyson, Tommy
Morrison, Jeremy Williams, Michael Grant, and Vinny Pazienza.
As the assistant manager and then
manager of over ten fighters, Mr. Lott has built relationships with
the leading members of the boxing press, as well as many noted
trainers, boxers, referees, promoters, and boxing celebrities. In
addition he has assisted such venues as the South Street Seaport
Museum and National Museum of American Jewish History with the
development of boxing exhibits. Mr. Lott has appeared on
Larry King Live and in many boxing documentaries and TV specials.