World Wrestling Entertainment issued the following press release at 8 AM ET this morning (complete release is at corporate.wwe.com)…
Shane McMahon, Executive Vice President of Global Media, announced today he has tendered his resignation effective January 1, 2010.
Shane stated, â€œIt has been an incredible experience to help build WWEÂ® into a global phenomenon. However, having been associated with this organization for the majority of my life, I feel this is the opportune time in my career to pursue outside ventures.â€
â€œEven though I am personally saddened by Shaneâ€™s decision to leave the company, I am proud of the enormous contributions he has made. He will unquestionably bring passion, commitment and extensive business experience to any endeavor he pursues,â€ said Vince McMahon, WWE Chairman and CEO.
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