-

WWE hires UFC Performance Institute Vice President of Operations James Kimball

James Kimball, the Vice President, Operations at UFC Performance Institute, has departed the company to join WWE according to Marc Raimondi of ESPN. WWE has not officially announced his recruitment.

Kimball, a veteran UFC employee, was promoted to the position four years ago and oversaw the build, planning, strategy and day-to-day operation of the athlete facility in Las Vegas. Kimball’s new title in WWE is not yet known although he will be occupying a senior operations role.

Prior to joining the UFC and now WWE, Kimball held positions with Lagardere Unlimited and the Washington Wizards. He has a BS in Health, Fitness, Recreation, and Sports Management from George Mason University followed by a graduate degree in Sports Industry Management from Georgetown University.

Colin Vassallohttps://www.wrestling-online.com
Colin Vassallo has been editor of Wrestling-Online since 1996. He is born and raised in Malta, follows professional wrestling and MMA, loves to travel, and is a big Apple fan!

Stories you might also likeRELATED
Recommended to you

LATEST NEWS

Two big title matches on NXT live tonight on USA Network

Two title matches will headline tonight's NXT on USA Network with three champs all in action, although one of...

WWE Most Wanted Treasures S1 E4 rating

Episode four of WWE Most Wanted Treasures on A&E featuring Booker T drew 555,000 viewers on Sunday, down 8,000...

Pat McAfee jokes that he was “bullied” into shaving his beard prior to Smackdown

Pat McAfee discussed how he was ribbed into shaving clean for the first time in his life this past...
spot_img