Friday, July 8, 2011

Vintage Collection Summary: High-Flyers‏

The July 8th, 2011 edition of WWE Vintage Collection featured these matches:

* Elix Skipper vs. Shannon Moore vs. Jamie Noble vs. Yang from WCW Nitro on January 29th, 2001
* Tiger Mask vs. Jose Estrada from the WWF event in New York City on November 22nd, 1982
* Hakushi vs. Aldo Montoya from WWF Superstars on March 25th, 1995
* Chris Jericho vs. Rey Mysterio from WCW Bash At The Beach 1998

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Report:WWE Looking For New Vice President Of Talent Relations

On, WWE is advertising the role of Vice President, Talent Relations, a role formerly held by John Laurinaitis.

Summary Description:

The VP, Talent Relations is responsible for supporting and guiding our most valued asset at WWE -- our Superstars and Divas. He/she will also be responsible for developing systems of communication between different departments internally including Talent Brand Management, Talent Development, Creative Writing, Live Events, Marketing, PR, Legal, Finance, as well as our Television Studio. The VP of Talent Relations will also be responsible for helping develop and implement the overall strategic goals for the department as directed by the EVP of Talent Relations.

Key Responsibilities:
Oversee talent training and development programs such as media skills, life skills, health/wellness, and financial training
Work on issues relating to Intellectual Property and talent contracts, including liaising with Legal Department, Finance Department and other internal groups
Manage programs to increase departmental efficiencies and document protocols concerning policies
Oversee WWE’s talent management information system & payroll requirements
Create and analyze various reports on WWE talent, and develop corresponding recommendations / action items
Manage event planning and execution with respect to WWE talent, for events such as WrestleMania and other WWE tentpole/multi-day events
Act swiftly to address urgent, sensitive and/or highly confidential matters relating to talent
Manage staff of four with diverse responsibilities

Requirements Requirements:
7+ years of related experience including heavy interaction with professional athletes and/or other professional talent
Established track record of outstanding judgment in fast-paced, high-profile environment, particularly in dealing with time-sensitive, confidential and/or controversial matters
Proven experience managing, coaching, and developing staff
Excellent interpersonal, organizational, communication (both written & verbal), and presentation skills
Able to thrive in a dynamic, fast-paced environment
Able to travel as needed (approximately 25%)
Flexible 24/7 schedule as needed
Bachelor degree; advanced degree preferred
WWE has a comprehensive benefits package that includes Medical, Dental, and Vision insurance, 401K, Employee Stock Purchase Plan, shuttle service to/from the Stamford train station, a state-of-the-art Fitness Center, and much more!

WWE is an Equal Opportunity Affirmative Action employer and is subject to federal regulations pertaining to employment. WWE does not unlawfully discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, disability, marital status, veteran status, or any other basis prohibited under federal, state or local laws governing non-discrimination in employment in every location in which the Company has facilities. WWE also provides reasonable accommodation for qualified individuals with disabilities in accordance with the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) and any other state or local laws.
Office Location Stamford, CT
Job Category Talent Relations
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Sarita aka Sarah Stock Suffering From Facial Paralysis

According to her Facebook fan page, Sarita aka Sarah Stock is suffering from facial paralysis. She wrote the following on her page:

Due to a facial paralysis that I recently suffered, I was unable to wrestle yesterday in Pachuca nor today in Arena Mexico. I'm focusing on my recovery and I offer a sincere apology to everyone.
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Matt Hardy Says He Is ill

Matt Hardy tweeted the following:

"Got on the scale tonight and weighed in at 204 after bein sick and not eating for 4 days. I can't remember the last time I was this light, WOW!" "Thanks for all the get well wishes, they are much appreciated! I'm finally feeling better, I can't remember ever being this sick in my life.

Whenever u go through something excruciating that could have possibly killed u, it makes u reflect on life & appreciate ur health much more.
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TNA To Tape Impact In Huntsville On August 25th‏

The TNA event at the Von Braun Center in Huntsville, Alabama on August 25th, 20ll will be an Impact Wrestling TV taping. Bell time is 7 PM. Tickets go on sale July 15th, 2011 at 10 AM. The first ever TNA event was held in Huntsville nine years ago. Go to or for info about upcoming wrestling shows worldwide.
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WrestleMania 28 Travel Packages - Full Info‏

Hello WWE Universe!!
WWE’s most electrifying event is coming to Miami and you can experience it in style with WrestleMania XXVIII Travel Packages! Be there for the most anticipated match in WWE history when WWE Superstar John Cena and Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson face off at Sun Life Stadium at WrestleMania XXVIII!

For our most loyal fans, you are receiving the package information and pricing before it is released to the public. See below for detailed pricing and package descriptions.

New this year – get guaranteed ringside seats in the first 4 rows with our brand new VIP Package! Also included with the VIP Package, an exclusive VIP stadium entrance – arrive in style and walk the black carpet like WrestleMania royalty. VIP guests enjoy the comfort and convenience of their very own stadium entrance for use by VIP guests ONLY. Also, upon arrival at the stadium, you will be greeted by a WWE Superstar, Diva or Legend welcoming you on-site. You’ll kickoff your evening with this opportunity to snap a photo and capture your moment with a past or present WWE icon. Limited quantities available.

Also this year, as an added benefit included with all WrestleMania XXVIII Travel Packages, round-trip bus transportation will be provided between your hotel location and WrestleMania XXVIII at Sun Life Stadium.

Get ready … WrestleMania XXVIII Travel Packages go on sale to the general public Monday, July 18th at 3:00pm ET. Take part in an exclusive presale Monday, July 18th at 12:00pm ET for those on the WrestleMania Packages mailing list. Then check your inbox on Monday, July 18th for an exclusive link to the presale and get your WrestleMania XXVIII Travel Packages prior to the general public!

WrestleMania XXVIII Travel Packages are on a first-come first-serve basis so don’t delay … mark your calendars now!

See you at WrestleMania XXVIII in Miami!!!


Each person in this group (maximum four people per group) will receive …

· WrestleMania XXVIII ticket

Seating within ringside floor – rows 1 to 4

Plus collectible chair

Exclusive VIP stadium entrance

Sun Life Stadium

Sunday, April 1, 2012

· Raw ticket (only with 4 night hotel accommodations)

Seating within stadium sections - Level 100

Seating within ringside floor – rows 1 to 4

American Airlines Arena

Monday, April 2, 2012

· Hall Of Fame ticket

Seating within top price level sections

American Airlines Arena

Saturday, March 31, 2012

· WrestleMania Axxess tickets

Choice of one VIP session

Choice of one General Admission session

Miami Beach Convention Center

· Round-Trip Bus Transportation

Downtown Miami Hotel to/from Sun Life Stadium

Sunday, April 1, 2012

· WWE Shop $25 Gift Card

Redeemable only online at

Each person in this group will share one standard room…

· Downtown Miami Hotel

Check-in Friday, March 30, 2012

Checkout Monday, April 2, 2012 or Checkout Tuesday, April 3, 2012

VIP Package – 3-Night Hotel Accommodations

1 Person - $2,918

2 People - $2,571 per person

3 People - $2,456 per person

4 People - $2,398 per person

VIP Package – 4-Night Hotel Accommodations - Level 100 Raw Tickets

1-Person - $3,219

2-People - $2,762 per person

3-People - $2,610 per person

4-People - $2,534 per person

VIP Package – 4-Night Hotel Accommodations - Ringside Floor Raw Tickets

1-Person - $3,237

2-People - $2,780 per person