Executive Vice President Tag

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The Lifetime cable network sent out the following press release on Friday announcing that former WWE diva Stacy Keibler will be hosting their new reality show, Supermarket Superstars. As you’ll notice, there’s no mention of her pro wrestling past: STACY KEIBLER TO HOST Lifetime’S ALL-NEW REALITY-COMPETITION SERIES SUPERMARKET SUPERSTARS Program to Feature Aspiring Contestants Pitching Food Product Ideas to Win National Launch in Major Grocery Chain LOS ANGELES, CA (August 10, 2012) – Lifetime has picked-up the all-new reality-competition series Supermarket Superstars, hosted by Stacy Keibler, in which aspiring foodRead More
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The official WWE website announced Monday that John Laurinaitis had resigned from his position as Senior Vice President of Talent Operations, effectively immediately. He will, however, remain with the company as a producer assisting talent with their matches. His resignation is legitimate and not part of any storyline. According to WWE sources, Laurinaitis had mentioned how exhausted he was with his workload, which consisted of office duties in Stamford, Connecticut and traveling to numerous events as a performer. The writing, however, was on the wall since he was quietly removedRead More
Randy Orton’s future with WWE is uncertain following their announcement Wednesday that he was being suspended for 60 days for his second violation of the Talent Wellness Program. SuperLuchas.net reports the SmackDown wrestler met with Chairman Vince McMahon, Executive Vice President of Talent and Live Events Paul Levesque and Executive Vice President of Television Production Kevin Dunn at the organization’s headquarters in Stamford, Connecticut on Friday to discuss his future with the organization. A WWE source described the meeting’s atmosphere as “hostile;” it was determined that a further decision concerningRead More

Posted On March 20, 2012By PWMania.com StaffIn News

WWE Denies FCW Is Shutting Down: Triple H Issues Statement

WWE.com has addressed the online rumors that Florida Championship Wrestling is shutting down, vehemently denying the “erroneous” report by an “unreliable online news source.” The WWE website reached out to WWE’s Executive Vice President of Talent, Paul Levesque (Triple H) to address this issue: “It is absolutely not true. FCW is not closing. I don’t know how the rumor started but I believe it’s a situation where the ‘dirt sheets’ want to believe they have the scoop on everything. If anything, we are in the process of ramping up ourRead More

Posted On February 7, 2012By PWMania.com StaffIn News

John Laurinaitis’ Fate As WWE Raw GM Revealed

WWE’s website wrote the following this morning in regards to the John Laurinaitis storyline from RAW: “Following John Laurinaitis’ presentation on Monday, the WWE Board of Directors has decided that the Executive Vice President of Talent Relations will remain as Interim General Manager of Monday Night Raw. “Read More

Posted On January 25, 2012By PWMania.com StaffIn News

WWE Announces New Digital Ad Platform & Partnership With Maxim

WWE sent out the following press release today, announcing the launch of WWE Digital Properties, a new advertising platform that will allow companies to reach various demographics across WWE.com as well as leading partner brands such as Maxim Magazine, Major League Gaming and more: WWE(R) Sales Partners with Maxim, Major League Gaming and PBR STAMFORD, Conn., Jan 25, 2012 (BUSINESS WIRE) — WWE(R), an integrated media organization and recognized leader in global entertainment, today announced the launch of WWE Digital Properties. The new venture enables brands to deliver targeted digitalRead More
– Stephanie McMahon is profiled in the latest issue of Entertainment Weekly, which WWE.com says “offers a compelling look at the hard work it takes being one of the most powerful and tireless women in entertainment.” Regarding the piece, WWE.com writes: “WWE’s Executive Vice President of Creative allowed the weekly magazine into her life for a jam-packed 14-hour workday. From dropping two of her daughters off at school with her husband, Executive Vice President of Talent Triple H, to discussing Sundance Film Festival plans with WWE Studios execs, to revealingRead More

Posted On December 15, 2011By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Tribute To The Troops Rating, WWE Announces New Executive Hire

- WWE announced a new executive hire on Wednesday. Andrew Judelson will be WWE’s new Executive Vice President of Sales & Partnership Marketing, effective January 2, 2012. Judelson, previously a senior executive from Sports Illustrated Group, the NHL and most recently U.S. Ski and Snowboard Association (USSA), will be “a key member of WWE’s senior management team and responsible for all sales and key marketing partnerships for the company including talent endorsement deals.” To read the full press release, head over to MarketWatch.com. – Tuesday night’s Tribute to the TroopsRead More

Posted On December 14, 2011By PWMania.com StaffIn News

WWE Announces New Executive Hire

- WWE sent out the following press release today: STAMFORD, CT, December 14, 2011 – WWE® today announced the appointment of Andrew Judelson as Executive Vice President of Sales & Partnership Marketing, effective January 2, 2012. Judelson, previously a senior executive from Sports Illustrated Group, the NHL and most recently U.S. Ski and Snowboard Association (USSA), will report to WWE Chief Marketing Officer, Michelle D. Wilson. In his new role, Judelson will be a key member of WWE’s senior management team and responsible for all sales and key marketing partnershipsRead More

Posted On September 7, 2011By PWMania.com StaffIn News

WWE Names New Head Of WWE Studios, Vince McMahon Comments

WWE issued the following press release today announcing the hiring of a new President of the company’s fledgling WWE Studios movie division: Michael Luisi to Head WWE Studios STAMFORD, Conn., Sep 07, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) — WWE WWE today announced that Michael Luisi has been named President, WWE Studios, effective immediately. In his new role, Luisi will oversee WWE Studios and all of its motion picture productions and initiatives worldwide. Luisi will continue to report directly to WWE Chairman and CEO Vince McMahon. “Michael’s vast knowledge of, and experience in,Read More

Posted On July 1, 2011By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Update On Trevor Murdoch Losing His WWE Contract Offer

In Murdoch’s Facebook post he confirmed that Executive Vice President of Talent Relations John Laurinaitis called the former WWE superstar and informed him of a change in plans.Read More

Posted On June 16, 2011By PWMania.com StaffIn News

WWE Extends Distribution Deal With Eurosport

- The following press release hit the wires this morning: LONDON–(BUSINESS WIRE)– WWE has extended its current distribution agreement with Eurosport for another two years. Eurosport, in all European territories excluding the UK, will continue to broadcast “This Week In WWE” and “WWE Vintage Collection” to more than 113 million homes in 57 countries across the continent on Monday nights, starting at 9PM CET. Announcing the deal, Julien Bergeaud, Broadcast Director for Eurosport, said “We are very happy to renew our agreement with WWE, the most prominent action entertainment organisationRead More

Posted On March 16, 2011By Daniel PenaIn News

WWE Searching For New Vice President of Talent Relations

World Wrestling Entertainment has posted a job listing on WWE-Careers.com for Vice President of Talent Relations—a title once held by John Laurinaitis (a/k/a Johnny Ace). The individual would work as an understudy to Laurinaitis, who currently reigns as Executive Vice President of Talent Relations. The job description reads: “The VP, Talent Relations is responsible for supporting and guiding our most valued asset at WWE — our Superstars and Divas. He/she will liaise between the EVP of Talent Relations, WWE employees, and our talent development system (FCW — Florida Championship Wrestling).Read More

Posted On January 6, 2011By Keelan BaldersonIn News

Bischoff On Paul Orndorff, Vince McMahon’s Trust Fund

- Eric Bischoff posted the following on Facebook after hearing the news that WWE Hall of Famer Paul Orndorff has cancer: “Thoughts and best wishes to Paul Orndorff. One hell of a talent, a great guy and some of my best memories on the business involved Paul. Kick the Bastards ass Paul!” – Vince McMahon’s trust fund is currently valued at $146 million. He sold 2,866,944 WWE shares on Dec. 29—equal to $41,140,646. Executive Vice President of Television Production Kevin Dunn sold 18,000 shares for $258,300 on Dec 29. HeRead More