Stephanie McMahon Makes List Of Most Influential Women in Sports
Tuesday, July 10, 2018
Stephanie McMahon is more than just The Billion Dollar Princess we see on WWE Television. Aside from her duties as Commissioner Of Monday Night RAW, she is also WWE's Chief Brand Officer and appears on the company's behalf on a regular basis.
Stephanie McMahon is featured in AdWeek's list of 30 Most Influential Women in Sports. The feature mentions Stephanie's participation in WrestleMania 34 and her match tagging with Triple H against Ronda Rousey and Kurt Angle. It was also noted that WrestleMania 34 broke the record for highest-grossing entertainment show at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome with $14.1 million.
It was also mentioned how WWE continues to strengthen their influence on women's sports entertainment by growing the status of women in the company. There was also a mention of Ronda Rousey's signing putting a huge spotlight on the Women's Division and WWE nearly doubling their roster of female Superstars in the past three years. WWE has also hired three female coaches and a female referee.
Mattel's line of WWE Superstar Barbie Dolls was noted as an accomplishment as well. Due to these increased efforts to focus on women, WWE's female fan base is said to have increased by 40%.