Is ‘The Billionaire Princess’ Stephanie McMahon The Next Big Thing In WWE

Is ‘The Billionaire Princess’ Stephanie McMahon The Next Big Thing In WWE

By Felix Ojong | Sports Reporter on October 10, 2019
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Stephanie McMahon
Stephanie McMahon, chief brand officer of WWE

Stephanie McMahon Levesque, also known as the “The Billionaire Princess “is one of the principal owners of WWE and is also their chief brand officer. The only daughter of Vince McMahon who is also a mighty force in the WWE, Stephanie McMahon is a former WWF champion and was named one of the most powerful women in the cable and owns around 2.47% of the WWE.

Her net worth is $45 million. Stephanie McMahon is married to the WWE superstar Paul “Triple H” Levesque who also acts as the company’s COO and is the vice president of Talent and Live Events.

Stephanie’s husband Paul “Triple H” Levesque
Stephanie McMahon with husband Paul “Triple H” Levesque | Getty Images

Ms. McMahon believes that WWE can become as big or even bigger than Disney.

When her father Vince McMahon took over the company from his father back in 1982, WWE went from being a territorial venture into a global media powerhouse valued somewhere around $6 billion.

The company has more than 550 live shows a year, and Wrestlemania 35 was attended by around 82,265 fans and generated around $16.9 million in revenue.

With Stephanie McMahon at the top, WWE has been one of the leaders in promoting and revolutionizing women in Sports Entertainment.

Stephanie McMahon, chief brand officer of WWE
Stephanie McMahon, chief brand officer of WWE

“WWE has always been a voice for Social change and reflecting culture,” she says. “It’s a privilege and responsibility to reflect society at large. WWE is ultimately a reflection of the world and we need to be representatives of all cultures, all people. We just want to give our women equal opportunity.”

Stephanie Mcmahon plans to and to some success has already brought equality in Sports Entertainment. She has a sense of social responsibility and a great knowledge of her business. She knows the challenges the company faces and has many plans for the WWE, like fantasy sports, e-sports, podcasts, VR and AI. She is ready for all those things in different ways and is ready to improve, Stephanie looks set to be the next big thing in WWE.

With a title like “The Billionaire Princess” and so many achievements to her name, you can’t help but wonder where her journey started. The McMahon family doesn’t disappoint with a combined net worth of over $4.2B.

Vince McMahon and former president and CEO of the WWE,
Vince McMahon and former president and CEO of the WWE,

Most of it, however, is owed to Stephanie’s father and the owner of the WWE, Vincent McMahon. The 73-year-old is not only the CEO of the WWE but is also a part of many business ventures. As of January 8th, 2019, Vince McMahon’s net worth is $2.9B and he is ranked at 691 on Forbes billionaires list for 2019.

Linda McMahon, the wife of Vince McMahon and former president and CEO of the WWE, was named the Administrator of the Small Business Administration in December 2016 by then-President-Elect Donald trump. In 2017, during her first year in Trump’s cabinet, Linda and Vince brought in almost $100m as part of various deals and investments. Her net worth itself is around $1.35B.

Shane McMahon
Shane McMahon, son of the owner of WWE

Shane McMahon has a net value of around $35M. He owns almost 2% of the WWE, but a major part of Shane’s net worth comes not from the WWE, but rather from business ventures outside the company.

Stephanie’s husband Paul “Triple H” Levesque also has a net worth of approximately $40m, being a semi-retired professional wrestler as well earning approximately around $3.8M a year as the COO of the WWE.

With Stephanie’s net worth of approximately $40M, the McMahon family net worth is over $4 Billion. With plans for the future, knowledge of the business and with time ahead of her, Stephanie McMahon looks like she is all set to take over the WWE and become the next big thing.

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