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World Wrestling Entertainment, Inc.
Public company
Treddit asNYSEWWE
IndustrieProfessional warsillin
Sports Enterteenment
Media an Technology
Streamin media
PredecessorCapitol Wrestling Corporation
FoonditFebruar 21, 1980; 40 years ago (1980-02-21)
South Yarmouth, Massachusetts, US[1]
FoondersVince McMahon
Linda McMahon
Heidquarters1241 East Main Street[2]
Stamford, Connecticut 06902
, Unitit States
Aurie served
Key fowk
Vince McMahon
(chairman an CEO)
Stephanie McMahon
(Chief Buist Officer)
Paul "Triple H" Levesque
(Executive Vice Press o Talent, Live Events, an Creative)
George Barrios
(Chief Financial an Strategy Officer)
Kevin Dunn
(Chief Global an Executive Producer)
Michael Luisi
(Preses o WWE Studios)
Michelle D. Wilson
(Chief Mercatin an Revenue Officer)[3]
  • Telly
  • Publishin
  • Films
  • Muisic
  • Merchandise
  • Streamin netwark service
  • Hame video
  • Live events
RevenueIncrease US$ 542.6 million (2014)[4]
Decrease US$-42.2 million (2014)[4]
ProfitDecrease US$-30.1 million (2014)[4]
Tot assetsIncrease US$ 382.6 million (2014)[4]
Tot equityDecrease US$ 205.8 million (2014)[4]
AwnerVince McMahon[5]
Nummer o employees
762 (2014)[6]

World Wrestling Entertainment, Inc. (d/b/a WWE) is an American publicly tradit, privately controlled entertainment company that deals primarily in professional warsillin, wi major revenue soorces comin frae film, muisic, product licensin an direct product sales an aw. WWE refers tae the professional warsillin promotion itsel an aw, foondit bi Jess McMahon an Toots Mondt in 1952 as Capitol Wrestling Corporation. As o 2014, it is the lairgest warstlin promotion in the warld, haein ower 300 events a year, an broadcastin aboot 36 million viewers in mair nor 150 kintras.[9] The company's heidquairters are locatit in Stamford, Connecticut, wi offices in major ceeties aroond the warld.[10][11]

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  1. "WWE business profile, from Yahoo.com". Finance.yahoo.com. Retrieved 2 Februar 2014.
  2. "General WWE Contacts". WWE Corporate.
  3. "Summary of WORLD WRESTLING ENTERTAINMENTINC - Yahoo! Finance". yahoo.com.
  4. a b c d e "WWE® Reports 2014 Results With Q4 Earnings Growth that Exceeds Expectations". Business Wire. Yahoo! Finance. 12 Februar 2015. Retrieved 23 Februar 2015.
  5. "WWE Proxy Statement 2014". NASDAQ. Retrieved 12 Julie 2014.
  6. [1](2013)
  7. "Company Overview". WWE Corporate.
  8. "WWE, Inc. Form 10-K". U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission. 1 Mairch 2012.
  9. "WWE Corporate". WWE. Retrieved 24 Juin 2014.
  10. "Company Overview". 15 Juin 2011.
  11. "WWE opens Mumabi office". 15 Juin 2011.

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