XBIZ Awards Will Be Co-hosted by VH1 Comedian Chris Wylde

LOS ANGELES — Comedian Chris Wylde — who has appeared in the mainstream films "Coyote Ugly," "Joe Dirt" and "Evolution" and VH1 specials including "40 Greatest Reality TV Moments," "I Love the '70s" and "I Love the '80s" — has been named to co-host the 2009 XBIZ Awards on Feb. 12.

He will be joined by previously announced co-hosts Adam & Eve contract performers Kayden Kross and Bree Olson.

“This awards show will be the most glamorous XBIZ event yet,” XBIZ Associate Publisher Kristen Kaye said. “The stage will glitter with Bree and Kayden — two of the industry’s hottest blond bombshells — plus the newly-added comedy of Chris Wylde. This is one industry event you can not miss!” Nikki Jayne, winner of XBIZ's Summer Babe contest and Vivid contract performer, will shine on stage as the XBIZ Awards’ official trophy presenter, and will hand each winner an engraved crystal award.

The awards ceremony is the culmination the XBIZ State of the Industry Conference, to be held Feb. 10-12 at the Warner Center Marriot in Woodland Hills, Calif.

Registered attendees of the XBIZ State of the Industry Conference receive free general admission to the XBIZ Awards. A limited number of VIP tickets are available which include VIP entry into the awards venue and full access to the VIP lounge.

Visit XBIZAwards.com/nominees for the full list of awards nominations.

Visit XBIZConference.com for registration and other information regarding the XBIZ State of the Industry Conference.

Sponsorship inquiries should be directed to sales@xbiz.com.