WWEÂ® Teams Up With Charter To Bring WWE 24/7â„¢ On Demand To Millions of Charter Customers
STAMFORD, Conn. and ST. LOUIS, Mo., (rushprnews) May, 9 2007 — World Wrestling EntertainmentÂ® and Charter Communications, Inc. (Nasdaq: CHTR) today announced that they have launched WWE 24/7 On Demand to Charter customers nationwide with a full lineup of wrestling. The agreement makes WWEâ€™s subscription based video-on-demand service available to all of Charterâ€™s VOD enabled customers. To read the full press release, please click here.
WWEÂ®, Ziddio, And Cable Affiliates Want To Know: â€˜Are You WWEâ€™s Biggest Fan?â€™
STAMFORD, Conn., May 8, 2007 â€“ Are You WWEâ€™s Biggest Fan? Thatâ€™s what World Wrestling EntertainmentÂ®, Ziddio and cable affiliates across the country want to find out in a special online contest this summer. To read the full press release, please click here.
WrestleManiaÂ® 23 Sets New Pay-Per-View Record For WWEÂ®
STAMFORD, Conn., May 7, 2007 â€“ The biggest event in sports entertainment had its best year yet. World Wrestling EntertainmentÂ® has announced that WrestleMania 23, held April 1 at Detroitâ€™s Ford Field, established new records for pay-per-view buys and revenue. Preliminary estimates show that WrestleMania 23 has achieved 1.2 million pay-per-view buys, achieving global revenues in excess of $24.3 million. To read the full press release, please click here.
WWE.com Original Broadband Network Off To Strong Start
STAMFORD, Conn., May 7, 2007 – World Wrestling EntertainmentÂ®â€™s new original broadband network programs, since their launch on February 1, 2007, have combined to stream more than 6.2 million individual episodes online, an impressive number that puts WWE.com in the forefront of streaming content. To read the full press release, please click here.
World Wrestling Entertainment, Inc. Reports 2007 First Quarter Results
STAMFORD, Conn., May 3, 2007 World
Wrestling Entertainment, Inc. (NYSE:WWE)
today announced financial results for its first quarter ended March 31, 2007. Revenues
totaled $107.4 million as compared to $95.1 million in the comparable prior year quarter.
Operating income was $20.6 million as compared to $14.3 million in the prior year
quarter. Net income was $15.1 million, or $0.21 per share, as compared to $9.5 million,
or $0.13 per share, in the prior year quarter. To read the full press release, please click here.
A Release from Mennen: Speed Stick Offers A Chance for Week-Long Dream Jobs- No Work Experience Required
April 2007 (New York, NY) â€“Help wanted. Mennen, the maker of new Speed Stick 24/7 Gametime, is seeking average people for a chance to win one of six one week-long dream jobs that include an exotic test car driver, WWE Timekeeper, supermodel scout, rock band critic, video game reviewer and a stand-up comedian. Unique to this â€œjobâ€ contest, relevant experience is open to personal interpretation and the desire to succeed trumps all of the usual qualifications. To read the full press release, please click here.