Archive - 22/04/2013

WWE hires new SVP of Global Sales & Partnership Marketing

WWE HQ

WWE today announced the appointment of Michael Pine as Senior Vice President of Global Sales & Partnership Marketing. Prior to joining WWE, Pine held senior level sales positions at Turner Broadcasting, UFC, World Triathlon Corporation, and most recently IMG. He will report directly to WWE Chief Marketing Officer, Michelle D. Wilson. As head...

Rosa Mendes sent home from WWE European tour

Rosa Mendes

PWInsider.com is reporting that WWE Diva Rosa Mendes was sent home from the European tour, a week before the tour was supposed to wrap up. Unconfirmed rumors online say that Mendes was having alcohol issues while touring with the rest of the crew and while WWE didn’t confirm the reason why she was sent packing, a statement issued to...

UFC 159: Jones vs Sonnen media call recap

UFC 159

UFC Light Heavyweight champion Jon Jones and his opponent for the upcoming UFC 159 took the time for a media call today. Also on the call was co-main event fighters Michael Bisping and Alan Belcher. UFC president Dana White was on a flight and unable to attend. Below are some of the highlights but the full audio is linked also. This fight is...

Rock talks about the planned post-WrestleMania plans with Lesnar

The Rock (WWE)

In an interview with DJ Pete Rosenberg to promote his upcoming reality TV show Hero, former WWE champion The Rock said that there will be no Rock vs Cena III at WrestleMania 30 because Rock vs Cena II was possibly his last match, although he’s still not sure about it. The Rock confirmed that the plan was for him to enter an angle with Brock...

Meet the two new WWE Divas-in-training

Eva Marie

The new WWE Divas who will be featured in the Total Divas E! show are Natalie Eva Marie and Joseann Alexie Offerman, both found during a non-televised Divas Search that WWE held over the past several months. Eva Marie is a 2012 Powertec fashion model winner, athlete, and an actress who has appeared on tons of magazine covers. Joseann Alexie...

New Divas show to air weekly on E! from July

Bella Twins

At its upfront presentation, E! today unveiled a surprise new unscripted series titled Total Divas, taking a look at the women behind the WWE. The new series will premiere on Sunday, July 28, at 10PM EST and will look at the personal lives of some of the WWE Divas in hourly episodes. Total Divas will be produced by WWE and Bunim-Murray...