By Jason Powell, Prowrestling.net Editor (@prowrestlingnet)
WWE issued the following press release on Thursday to announce the promotions of George Barrios and Michelle Wilson.
In recognition of their contributions to four years of record revenues and the successful transformation to a multiplatform business model, WWE Chairman & CEO Vince McMahon announced today that George Barrios and Michelle Wilson have been promoted to Co-Presidents and appointed to WWE’s Board of Directors. Barrios and Wilson will continue to report directly to McMahon.
“The successful transformation of our business model has put us in a position to capitalize on all that the changing global media landscape has to offer,” said WWE Chairman & CEO, Vince McMahon. “I am confident that our executive management team, led by Michelle and George, will achieve continued success across key strategic initiatives and ensure our long-term growth.”
Powell’s POV: We’ll here from the new co-presidents along with Vince McMahon in a conference call regarding the fourth quarter financial numbers at 10CT/11ET. I will have live updates on the conference call on the main page.
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