Shane McMahon, Executive Vice President of Global Media, announced today(October 16, 2009) he has tendered his resignation effective January 1, 2010.
Shane stated, “It has been an incredible experience to help build WWE® into a global phenomenon. However, having been associated with this organization for the majority of my life, I feel this is the opportune time in my career to pursue outside ventures.”
“Even though I am personally saddened by Shane’s decision to leave the company, I am proud of the enormous contributions he has made. He will unquestionably bring passion, commitment and extensive business experience to any endeavor he pursues,” said Vince McMahon, WWE Chairman and CEO.
I just found out today, so sorry for just saying it now.
He was one of the most entertaining assets to the Attitude Era and he had some of the best storylines and feuds and will be missed.