Stephanie McMahon has made Adweek’s list of the 30 most influential women in sports. The feature mentions Stephanie’s performance at WrestleMania 34, teaming with her husband Triple H to take on Ronda Rousey and Kurt Angle. It also pointed out that WM 34 was the highest-grossing entertainment show ever put on at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome, raking in $14.1 million.
Adweek’s article talks about how WWE is solidifying themselves as an influential force in women’s sports entertainment by continuing to put focus on their female roster. Rousey was a huge get for WWE and has brought many new eyes to the product. WWE has increased the size of their female roster by nearly double in the last three years and they’ve hired three female coaches at the Performance Center.
Also mentioned in the successes was Mattel’s line of WWE Barbie Dolls and the female fanbase is said to have grown by 40% due to all these efforts and more. Stephanie is the Chief Brand Officer behind the scenes, as well as the commissioner of Raw and a regular villain of the flagship show.
Check out the four things you need to know before tonight’s Monday Night Raw broadcast.
Included in the list are:
-What will happen next in the feud between Braun Strowman and Kevin Owens after Strowman sent Owens plummeting off the stage to the floor inside a Porta-Potty last week?
-Who will get the final word between Bobby Lashley and Roman Reigns ahead of their clash this Sunday at Extreme Rules?
-Last week’s counselling session with Dr. Shelby didn’t go great for Sasha Banks and Bayley. Will this week be any better?
-Who will gain momentum in the rivalry between Constable Baron Corbin and Finn Balor heading into Sunday’s pay-per-view?