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- Madison Rayne Announces Her In-Ring Return For IMPACT Slammiversary
Former Knockouts Champion, Madison Rayne, announced during last night's episode of IMPACT Wrestling, that she'll be entering the Knockouts # 1 Contender's Gauntlet Match at IMPACT's Slammiversary PPV event on July 18th.
- WWE Appoints Kristina Salen As New Chief Financial Officer (CFO)
WWE officially announced that Kristina Salen will be the new Chief Financial Officer (CFO) of the company.
WWE's official announcement can be seen below:
--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- WWE (NYSE: WWE) today announced the appointment of Kristina Salen as Chief Financial Officer reporting directly to WWE Chairman & CEO Vince McMahon, effective August 3, 2020.
Salen served as the first CFO of Etsy, where she grew the business from in gross sales to in four years, led and executed the company's IPO offering, and built and managed its Business Development, Strategic Planning, Investor Relations, Accounting, Tax and Data Analytics functions.
Salen also held CFO/COO roles with Moda Operandi and Translation Enterprises/United Masters, and managed global media and telecom funds with Fidelity Investments. Earlier in her career, she served in financial analyst positions with Oppenheimer Capital, Merrill Lynch Investment Managers and Lazard Freres & Co. She sits on the Board of Directors and Audit Committee for both SiriusXM and Cornerstone OnDemand.
- Tony Khan Teases 'Major' Announcement For Tonight
AEW President, Tony Khan tweeted the following, yesterday evening, promising an announcement that will "send shock-waves through the world of Professional Wrestling":
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Synergy Pro Wrestling is back! On Saturday, July 11th, Synergy and Wrestling News World join forces to present "For The First Responders", a live pro-wrestling supercard to benefit America's first responders.
WNW & Synergy will donate proceeds from this event to worthy first responders' non-profits.
Synergy is delivering a massive card for the occasion! Alex Zayne & Blake Christian continue their incredible rivalry at Synergy with a 30 Minute Iron Man main event! There's also 2 qualifiers for the 2020 Garden State Invitational. JD Drake takes on Tony Deppen, and Jordan Oliver goes one-on-one with LSG.
For The First Responders will stream live on FITE.tv on 7/11 at 7 pm EST.