The Professional Black Belt Association is an organization that not only certifies students, black belts and instructors nationwide, but also serves as a support system for business owners. Sr. Master Buddy Hudson is a 7th degree black belt and serves as President/CEO. Master Hudson has served as director of operations and former President of the United States Taekwondo Federation and President of the United Taekwondo Alliance. Master Hudson has over 30 years experience in the martial arts and is widely recognized as a mentor in the industry.

 
  If you are a student in the martial arts at one of our affiliated schools, you will be happy to know that the Professional Black Belt Association prides itself in maintaining top quality instructors that teach a nationally recognized curriculum. Instructors that certify thru the Professional Black Belt Association must complete a rigorous certification program and continue their teaching education. If you are a student working towards your black belt and beyond, Welcome! We’re proud to have you as part of our Taekwondo family. 
If you are an instructor working towards your martial arts or business education, you have come to the right place. The Professional Black Belt Association is here to guide you both in you career advancement and your martial arts training. The Professional Black Belt Association is proud of the fact that we are affiliated with and work closely with other professional organizations that are working hard to promote professionalism and quality in the martial arts industry. Other organizations recognized by the Professional Black Belt Association are:  
World Taekwondo Alliance - Executive V P, Grand Master Scott McNeely, wtaonline.net
United Taekwondo Alliance - President, Sr. Master Jason Wadley, utalliance.org
American Martial Arts Alliance - President, Sr. Master Troy Burleson, ama-alliance.com
Unified Martial Arts Association - President, Sr. Master Yong Zeeb, ilovekarate.com  
Again, welcome to the Professional Black Belt Association! I hope you have a healthy life long journey to black belt and beyond.  
Master Buddy Hudson
President/CEO
7th Degree Black Belt