In addition to the latest WWE Network subscriber count and other business figures released by WWE during the Q4 earning report for 2017 on Thursday, the company also announced that they have promoted two longtime executives.
WWE issued the following press release to announce that George Barrios and Michelle Wilson have been promoted to Co-Presidents and will be appointed to WWE's Board Of Directors.
WWE® Promotes George Barrios and Michelle Wilson to Co-Presidents
STAMFORD, Conn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- 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.”