Memorial service Saturday for magazine publisher Robert Pittman Sr.

Sunday, December 16, 2012

Robert Pittman Sr., President and CEO of SMP, Inc., publisher of the popular Tapout and MMA Worldwide magazines, passed away recently.

A highly respected and influential figure in the sport, he will be deeply missed by the mixed martial arts community.

Robert Pittman Sr. is survived by a son, the professional MMA fighter and co-Founder of TapouT and MMA Worldwide magazines Bobby Pittman Jr., and a daughter, Nicole “Coley” Pittman-Staab.

The memorial service will be on Saturday, December 22nd at 2:00 PM at Forest Lawn at 4471 Lincoln Ave., Cypress, CA 90630.