Peter Kahn has been working with champions for over 25 years. A New York native, Born in the Bronx, Kahn spent his youth growing up on Long Island, New York and Dallas, Texas. While attending Syracuse University as a member of the Men’s Division 1 Soccer Team in the early 90’s, Kahn found himself in a serendipitous situation, having the opportunity to train under the tutelage of Hall of Fame USA Boxing Olympic Coach Tom Coulter during that time, who just so happened to live and operate his gym in Syracuse, New York. Kahn would take a bus each day after class and soccer practice to Coulter’s gym in order to train and compete as an amateur.
Shortly after leaving Syracuse University and a short stint in New York City, Kahn moved to South Florida and began his journey in the business of professional boxing in 1994 in a role in Boxing Operations at Don King Productions. Kahn was able to cut his teeth during one of boxing’s most memorable eras at a time when luminaries such as Mike Tyson, Julio Cesar Chavez and Felix Trinidad were under the Don King Productions promotional umbrella.
Kahn has managed and/or promoted dozens of world champions throughout his journey and different roles in the business of the sport that span 3 decades.
In addition to management, Kahn is an entrepreneur at heart, a hybrid marketer, promoter and brand builder. Through Kahn’s marketing company, Hardwired Marketing Group in which he founded in 2008, Kahn provides strategic marketing and consulting to a variety of clients and is able to use his network and influence to help his clients earn revenue outside of the ring through sponsorship and strategic partnerships.
A 2019, 2020, and 2021 Cus D’Amato Manager of the Year nominee by the Boxing Writers Association of America, Kahn is a contributor and blogger to Forbes with a focus on the business of the fight game in addition to a role as contributor to CBS Interactive. Kahn is also Associate Producer of Netflix Original series “Fightworld” released October 2018 and has projects in the pipeline set for release in 2021 in addition to being co-owner of The Fight Guys YouTube channel.