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

WWE Writer Quits, Night Of Champions News, WWE Network

- Former head writer for WWE’s NXT show Jen Bloodsworth recently quit the company. Bloodsworth started with WWE’s website and has been working on creative since 2007. – Regarding the main event of WWE Night of Champions this Sunday, this week officials were still debating which match goes on last with the Triple H vs. CM Punk match being the leading candidate. – There is said to be no complete direction in place for the new WWE Network that debuts next year. Ideas have been tossed around about doing TVRead More

Posted On August 4, 2011By PWMania.com StaffIn News

WWE Announces 2nd Quarter Financial Results

STAMFORD, Conn.–(BUSINESS WIRE)– WWE (NYSE:WWE – News) today announced financial results for its second quarter ended June 30, 2011. Revenues totaled $142.6 million as compared to $106.8 million in the prior year quarter. Operating income was $21.0 million as compared to $10.3 million in the prior year quarter. Net income was $14.3 million, or $0.19 per share, as compared to $6.3 million, or $0.08 per share, in the prior year quarter. There were several items that impacted the comparability of our year-over-year results, primarily the timing of our annual WrestleMania®Read More

Posted On October 21, 2010By PWMania.com StaffIn News

WWE To Hire Up To 100 New Employees For “WWE Network”

PWTorch.com is reporting that WWE is set to hire anywhere from 100 to 140 new employees in preparation for the launch of its new “WWE Network.” During his latest conference call, Vince McMahon said that WWE will begin talks with cable companies in January 2011 regarding picking up the new network. It’s also being reported that WWE spokesperson Robert Zimmerman has said that the company’s already hired 55 new employees and a majority of them have been from the Connecticut area.Read More

Posted On October 19, 2010By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Report: Vince McMahon Wants Smackdown As #1 Brand; Details

PWMania.com has exclusively learned that in more than one creative meeting over the past two weeks, WWE Chairman Vince McMahon has informed the writers that he wants Smackdown to be “treated as the number one brand,” including opening up the possibility of more trades in order to strengthen the brand. McMahon feels that a sub-par rating for Smackdown on SyFy would injure WWE’s standing with NBC-U, who McMahon is looking to for help in launching the proposed WWE Network. While some on the writing staff are actually trying to comeRead More