WWE® Superstar CM Punk® to Make First Visit to 2014 Wizard World Portland Comic Con on Friday, January 24

WWE® Superstar CM Punk® will attend Wizard World Portland Comic Con on Mon., Jan. 24 at the Oregon Convention Center. Punk joins Stan Lee, William Shatner, Norman Reedus, Ron Perlman and Robert Englund among 20 celebrities scheduled to attend Wizard World's first event of 2014.

Portland, OR, November 21, 2013 --(PR.com)-- WWE Superstar CM Punk, a popular guest at numerous other Wizard World events, will make his first Wizard World Portland Comic Con appearance on Friday, January 24. The former WWE Champion will meet fans, sign autographs, pose for photographs and conduct an interactive Q&A session.

Punk joins a few other notable celebrities already committed to Portland Comic Con, the first of 15 events on the 2014 Wizard World calendar, including Stan Lee, William Shatner, Norman Reedus, Ron Perlman, Robert Englund and many others.

“I am excited to be back at Wizard World and attend my first-ever Portland Comic Con event,” said Punk. “I’m looking forward to interacting with my fans from across the country. I always have a great time at Wizard World events, and can’t wait for this one to begin.”

A diehard comic fan, Punk wrote the introduction to the Avengers vs. X-Men hardcover collection and appeared on the Warner Home Video documentary “Necessary Evil: Super-Villains of DC Comics.”

Since 2006, Punk has added many accomplishments to his considerable résumé, including the WWE, World Heavyweight, World Tag Team, Intercontinental and ECW Championships.

Wizard World Portland Comic Con, produced by Wizard World, Inc. (OTCBB: WIZD), will bring together thousands of fans of all ages to celebrate the best in pop-fi, pop culture, movies, graphic novels, comics, toys, video gaming, television, sci-fi, gaming, original art, collectibles, contests and more.

For more on the 2014 Wizard World Portland Comic Con, visit http://www.wizardworld.com/home-portand.html.

About Wizard World:
Wizard World produces Comic Cons and pop culture conventions across North America that celebrate graphic novels, comic books, movies, TV shows, gaming, technology, toys and social networking. The events often feature celebrities from movies and TV, artists and writers, and events such as premieres, gaming tournaments, panels, and costume contests.

The full event schedule can be found at www.wizardworld.com.
Wizard World, Inc.
Jerry Milani