– Tickets go on sale this Saturday at 10AM for WWE’s Night of Champions 2009 pay-per-view in Sacramento, CA at the ARCO Arena. The event will be held on June 28th, 2009. Tickets range from $250 down to $15.
– WWE sent out a press release earlier today announcing Michelle D. Wilson, former Chief Marketing Officer of the US Tennis Association, as the new Executive Vice President, Marketing. The release says: In her new role, Wilson will head WWE’s global marketing and integrated brand initiatives, including pay-per-view, advertising, promotions, research, creative services, and public and government relations.
“Michelle brings a unique combination of sports, entertainment and brand marketing experience to WWE,” said Linda McMahon, CEO, World Wrestling Entertainment. “She will be a key player in furthering the WWE brand and bringing great value to our network, advertising and promotional partners.”
– FCW Heavyweight Champion Eric Escobar worked the WWE SmackDown shows over the weekend again. Jeff Hardy also made his return to the road this weekend, losing to Edge in a few WWE Title Matches.