Old NWA Booking Offices

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Dan Poutsma
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Old NWA Booking Offices

Post by Dan Poutsma » 2002/07/05 Fri 7:08 pm

I've been doing some research here on the net for quite some time and have come across a lot of information pertaining to several of the old NWA affiliated booking offices, including their principal location (city) as well as a list of various officers and directors associated with these companies. Just thought I'd share some of it with you for historical purposes. Credit goes to the Kentucky, Georgia, Florida, Louisiana, and Oregon business service sites.

Jim Crockett Promotions, Inc.
Charlotte, NC:
-James A. Crockett, Jr - Initial Director
-Frank W. Snepp - Incorporator
-Frances C. Ringley - Initial Director
-C. Eugene McCartha - Incorporator
-David F. Crockett - Initial Director
-William E. Underwood, Jr. - Initial Director

Georgia Championship Wrestling, Inc.
Atlanta, GA:
-James E. Barnett - Initial Director
-Paul Jones - Incorporator
-Fred Ward - Initial Director
-Roy Welch - Incorporator
-Paul Jones - Initial Director
-Lester Welch - Incorporator

Gulas (-Welch) Wrestling Enterprises, Inc.
Nashville, TN:
-Nick T. Gulas - Initial Director
-H. Stanley. Allen - Incorporator
-Edward A. Welch (Buddy Fuller)- Initial Director
-Christine Jarrett - Initial Director
-Jerry W. Jarrett - Initial Director
-Cecil Branstetter - Initial Director

Louisville Wrestling Enterprises
Nashville, TN:
-Christine Jarrett - General Partner
-Jerry Jarrett - General Partner
-Edward Welch (Buddy Fuller) - General Partner
-John Randolph Aspenleite - General Partner

NWA Southeastern Wrestling, Inc.
Knoxville, TN:
-Edward Welch (Buddy Fuller) - Initial Director
-Thomas L. Howard - Incorporator
-Ronald E. Welch (Ron Fuller) - Initial Director

Southeastern Wrestling Corp.
Atlanta, GA:
-James E. Barnett - Initial Director
-H. Wynne James, III - Incorporator
-Fred Ward - Initial Director

Southern Championship Wrestling,
Charlotte, NC:
-Robert D. Windham (Blackjack Mulligan) - Initial Director
-Kenneth F. Essex - Incorporator
-Richard M. Fliehr (Ric Flair) - Initial Director

Fred Ward Promotions, Inc.
Columbus, GA:
-Ralph T. Freed - CEO
-Frances Ward - CFO
-Frances Freed - Secretary

Championship Wrestling from Georgia, Inc,
Columbus, GA:
-Ralph T. Freed - CEO
-Fred Ward - CFO

Championship Wrestling from Florida, Inc.
Tampa, FL:
-James Barnett - President/Director
**resigned 12/30/85**
-M.H. Tanaka (Duke Keomuka) - President
-Thomas A. Smith - Secretary
-Y. Kojima (Hiro Matsuda) - Treasurer

Southeastern Gulf Coast Wrestling, Inc.
Pensacola, FL:
-Ronald E. Welch (Ron Fuller) - President/Director
-Robert A. Welch (Robert Fuller) - VP/Director
-Jimmy W. Golden - Treasurer/Director
-Roy Lee Welch - Secretary

LeRoy McGuirk Championship Wrestling, Inc.
Tulsa, OK:
-William (Bill) F. Watts, Jr. - President
-LeRoy McGuirk - Vice President
-Dorothy McGuirk - Secretary

Don Owen Sports, Inc.
Eugene, OR:
-Don Owen - President
-Barry Owen - Secretary

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