Official XPW Press Release- Details On ECW Arena Lease
Xtreme Professional Wrestling, L.L.C. Obtains Exclusive Lease On Philadelphia’s Viking Hall
Earlier this week, the owners of Viking Hall announced that XPW had signed a long term lease for the building. The lease, which was signed on October 5, begins January 1 2003 and continues through December 31, 2005 with an option to renew for another three year period.
The venue, which will be renamed the XPW Arena, will be home to XPW but will also feature a variety of sports and entertainment events from boxing and bingo to concerts and club nights.
“We are very excited about bringing the first entertainment complex of this kind to Philadelphia,” said Kirk Farrington who the company named General Manager of the venue. “The renovations and upgrades being made to the building will enable us to provide a great concert venue where both local and national acts can play when in Philadelphia.”
In addition to Farrington, XPW has relocated their Chief Financial Officer, David Pentycofe, to New York. Pentycofe will now serve as C.F.O. for XPW Arena. XPW is expected to name a new C.F.O. in the weeks to come.
The XPW Arena office will open on January 6th. Until the office opens, promoters interested in booking the venue can call Mr. Pentycofe a 1-866-888-4336.