MASTERS HALL OF FAME INDUCTION
On August 8, 2009 Master Johnson was inducted into his second "Hall of Fame" this time it was the "Masters Hall of Fame" celebrating its 10th Anniversary in Long Beach, California.
Aug 15, 2009
On August 8, 2009 Master Johnson was inducted into his second "Hall of Fame" this time it was the "Masters Hall of Fame" celebrating its 10th Anniversary in Long Beach, California and another "Sold Out" "Star Studded" Black Tie Event. Master Johnson was presented the "Pioneer Award" in recognition of him being the FIRST Martial Artist in History to develop a Complete ONLINE Self-Defense & Black Belt Training Course on the Internet 24/7. Allowing anyone worldwide to learn Martial Arts. A TRUE "Paradigm Shift" for the world of Martial Arts. Though he often responds to the nickname "The Digital Master" he is now recognized as the TRUE "Pioneer of Online Martial Arts Instruction."
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: August 10, 2009
Local Martial Arts Master Inducted into Masters Hall of Fame and Receives “Pioneer Award.”
Long Beach, CA – August 8, 2009 – Local Martial Arts Master Dave Johnson was inducted into the Masters Hall of Fame this last Saturday.
The Masters Hall of Fame event was a star studded event with Jeff Speakman from “Lethal Weapon,” Taimak Guarriello from The Last Dragon, Fabian Carrillo from “Double Tap” Don “THE DRAGON” Wilson Kick Boxing Champion and Action Move Star, Grandmaster Robert Parham Five time World Kickboxing Champion, Grandmaster Eric Lee, Grandmaster Benny Urquidez, members from Sony Pictures looking for a new action movie star, Isaac Florentine action films director and Grandmaster John Natividad, and the 7 time World Karate Champion Grandmaster Eric “LIONMAN” O'Neal, Sr. The list could go on and on…
The stars came out to honor the Masters Hall of Fame Inductees who have spent their life in the betterment of the Martial Arts Community. The Masters Hall of Fame success is predicated on a long held tradition in the Martial Arts of respecting and honoring leadership in the Martial Arts community.
Master Johnson was presented the “Pioneer Award” in recognition of being the FIRST martial artist in history to develop a complete self-defense training program available 24/7 via the internet, thereby serving the entire Global Community.
Master Johnson is also credited with developing the Elite Martial Art of “Sei Ei Do” that is taught locally and practiced worldwide through his online course. Johnson is also credited for helping to develop many local community youth programs including Fresno’s P.A.L. Martial Arts Program under Chief Jerry Dyer.
The star studded Black Tie Event featured amazing Martial Art demonstrations, a Who’s Who list of some of the worlds most famous Martial Artists, Grandmasters and Movie Stars, and concluded with an amazing Awards Ceremony.
This is Master Johnson’s second Hall of Fame induction. He was inducted into the “World Martial Arts Hall of Fame in 1996, where he was named “Master Instructor of the Year.”
Master Johnson owns and operates Golden Valley Martial Arts, is employed by National University as the Director of Center Operations, and spends what little spare time he has acting. He recently starred in “Nine to Five Ninja” and will appear in the soon to be released thriller “Stricken.”