Found March 29, 2013 on WZR Online:
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WWE has announced that Gerrit Meier has been hired as the new Executive VP of International. Meier replaces Andrew Whittaker, who left WWE last year, and will report directly to Vince McMahon. Meier has previously worked for Spotify, Clear Channel, and Bertelsmann; his job responsibilities entail “growing WWE’s brand and business outside of the U.S. with the primary focus on expanding the company’s international television distribution agreements.” Here is the official WWE press release regarding the new hire: STAMFORD, Conn., March 29, 2013 As the head of the International division, Meier will be a key member of WWE’s senior management team. He will be responsible for growing WWE’s brand and business outside of the U.S. with the primary focus on expanding the company’s international television distribution agreements. Meier will also manage the continued advancement of WWE’s international licensing, live events, digital and publishing operations. Meier brings nearly 20 years of ex...
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