George Barrios Talks More About Programming On The WWE Network

WWE’s Chief Financial Officer George Barrios gave a presentation at the Citi Global Consumer Conference in New York City on Wednesday. After the presentation, Barrios was asked about programming for the forthcoming WWE Network. Barrios said the WWE Network will center around the company’s monthly pay-per-views. They’ll be creating retrospective content from their library such […]

WWE Investor Conference Call Coverage With Vince McMahon

WWE held a conference call with investors to discuss their 2013 First Quarter Earnings on Thursday morning. Michael Weitz opened the call by reading a prepared statement. He handed over the call to Vince McMahon. Vince said they had mixed results this quarter and went over the results. Rather than recapping the numbers, everything is available in […]

More On PPVs To The WWE Network, Price Point

4-Traders.com has a new interview with WWE Chief Financial Officer George Barrios. In it, he discusses the future of pay-per-view and the WWE Network. Below are the highlights: Sure. So on the first part, continuing on with our core products, we’re going to keep them fully distributed. We think that’s a great platform for a […]

WWE Exec On UFC – “It’s A Lot Of Guys, It’s A Lot Of Cigars And A Lot Of Smoke”

UFC fighter Chasel Sonnen recently said no one on the WWE roster can count to eight, while discussing Vince McMahon challenging Dana White to a fight. WWE Chief Financial Officer George Barrios revealed his thoughts on the UFC audience at the 25th Annual ROTH Conference. Barrios, who admitted he’s been to a UFC event, said: […]

John Laurinaitis Returns, WWE PPVs On Smartphones, Punk Watches TNA, George Barrios Presentation

- John Laurinaitis is at the Greensboro Coliseum in Greensboro, North Carolina for this week’s WWE Raw. This doesn’t necessarily mean he’ll return to television as he has been working as a producer backstage but has been off the road recently due to shoulder surgery. Reports he was released from the company were unfounded and […]

WWE Unveils Their Mount Rushmore; George Barrios Discusses Vince McMahon’s Behavior

- Dot com has an article online where they unveil “The Mount Rushmore of WWE.” The monument is comprised of The Undertaker, “Stone Cold” Steve Austin, John Cena and Hulk Hogan. You can check it out at this link. – WWE Chief Financial Officer George Barrios is featured at this link. He reveals he considers […]

Investors Anticipating WWE Network Announcement Next Thursday

Next Thursday, November 1, 2012 WWE will report their 2012 quarter three earnings before the stock market open at 9:30 AM ET. A conference call with investors hosted by Vince Mahon will follow at 11:00 AM EDT. While earnings are always notable because they unveil how the company is doing finically as well as update […]

WWE Investor Conference Call Highlights – Investor Scolds The Company Over Lack Of Transparency Regarding The WWE Network, Exec Says Smackdown Brand Is Behind Where They Want It To Be, Vince McMahon Admits They Took TV-PG Too Far

Vince McMahon and WWE Chief Financial Officer George Barrios hosted a conference call with investors on Thursday morning to discuss the company’s second quarter earnings for 2012. I was on the call on behalf of WrestlingNewsWorld.com, below are the highlights: Michael Weiz, from investor relations, opened the call by reading a prepared statement. Vince McMahon […]

WWE Conference Call Highlights – Vince McMahon On Why Wrestlemania XXVIII Was So Successful, WWE Network Update, The Future Of WWE Superstars & WWE NXT

WWE held a conference call with investors this morning to discuss the company’s first quarter earnings for 2012 that were reported this morning. Vince McMahon and Chief Financial Officer George Barrios were on the call. Below are the highlights: It was announced the company has spent $2.1 million this quarter for development of the WWE […]

WWE Exec Says Company Is In Negotiations For The WWE Network; Admits WWE Studios Was A Failure In 2011

WWE Chief Financial Officer Georg Barrios presented WWE’s business model at the 24th Annual ROTH Conference today in California. You can listen to his presentation at this link. Unless you just want to listen, I only found a couple of tidbits newsworthy: * Barrios said WWE is currently in negotiations regarding the WWE Network but he […]

Vince McMahon Blames WWE’s Disappointing Earnings On WWE Studios & TV Licensing, Discusses The WWE Network, More

WWE held a conference call with investors this morning to discuss their disappointing quarter four and overall earnings for 2011. WWE CFO George Barrios and Vince McMahon handled the call. Unfortunately I had to miss the call due to a family emergency (everything is OK) but I spoke to someone on the call and have […]

Randy Over Over The Bitterness Of The Rock’s Return, George Barrios Scheduled For Conference, WWE ’12 Review

- Wrestling News World reader Peter Ferreri conducted an interview with Randy Orton. In it, they discuss the release of WWE ’12, being “over the bitterness” of The Rock being back and more. Click here to listen. – WWE CFO George Barrios is scheduled to participate in the UBS Investor Conference on December 5th. Click […]