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World Wrestling Entertainment, Inc. (WWE)

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World Wrestling Entertainment, Inc.

1241 East Main Street
Stamford, CT 06902
United States
203-352-8600
http://www.wwe.com

SectorServices
IndustryEntertainment - Diversified
Full Time Employees870

Key Executives

NameTitlePayExercisedAge
Mr. Vincent K. McMahonCo-Founder, Chairman and Chief Exec. Officer3.07MN/A71
Mr. George A. BarriosChief Strategy and Financial Officer1.3MN/A51
Ms. Michelle D. WilsonChief Revenue & Marketing Officer1.3MN/A51
Mr. Kevin DunnChief of Global Television Production and Exec. Producer1.53MN/A56
Mr. Paul LevesqueExec. VP of Talent, Live Events & Creative and Director3.49MN/A47
Amounts are as of December 31, 2016 and compensation values are for the last fiscal year ending on that date. Pay is salary, bonuses, etc. Exercised is the value of options exercised during the fiscal year. Currency in USD.

Description

World Wrestling Entertainment, Inc., an integrated media and entertainment company, engages in the sports entertainment business in North America, Europe, the Middle East, Africa, the Asia Pacific, and Latin America. The company operates through Network, Television, Home Entertainment, Digital Media, Live Events, Licensing, Venue Merchandise, WWEShop, and WWE Studios segments. It operates WWE Network, a live streaming network that offers pay-per-view events, original programming, and video-on-demand library; and produces television programming, reality shows, and other programming, as well as produces content via home entertainment platforms, including DVD, Blu-Ray, subscription, and transactional on-demand outlets. The company also offers broadband and mobile content through its Websites and third party Websites; produces live events; and licenses various WWE themed products, such as video games, toys, apparel, books, and music. In addition, it designs, sources, markets, and distributes various WWE-branded products, such as T-shirts, belts, caps, and other novelty items; operates WWEShop, an e-commerce storefront; and WWE Studios that produces and distributes filmed entertainment content, such as movies for theatrical, home entertainment, and/or television release. World Wrestling Entertainment, Inc. was founded in 1980 and is headquartered in Stamford, Connecticut.

Corporate Governance

World Wrestling Entertainment, Inc.’s ISS Governance QualityScore as of August 1, 2017 is 5. The pillar scores are Audit: 1; Board: 5; Shareholder Rights: 6; Compensation: 5.

Corporate governance scores courtesy of Institutional Shareholder Services (ISS). Scores indicate decile rank relative to index or region. A decile score of 1 indicates lower governance risk, while a 10 indicates higher governance risk.