Vince McMahon was the undisputed leader of WWE fore nearly four decades. McMahon bought the promotion from his father and took it to greater heights. The former WWE head booker also gained notoriety for allegedly exploiting several former female employees.

Vince McMahon announced his retirement from WWE last Friday. The 77-year-old named daughter Stephanie McMahon and top employee Nick Khan as co-CEO’s of the company. According to a recent SEC filing, McMahon forfeited unvested stocks in the wake of his WWE exit.

Explanation of Responses:
(1) Consists of a portion of unvested stock units previously reported in Table I which were forfeited by Mr. McMahon in connection with his retirement from the Company effective July 22, 2022.
(2) Excludes 100 shares of Class A Common Stock owned individually by Mr. McMahon’s wife, Linda McMahon. Mr. McMahon disclaims beneficial ownership of those shares.

McMahon paid millions out of his pocket to former WWE employees whom he had extramarital relations with. The sum was reflected in WWE’s revised financial statements. He is already under investigation by federal authorities over the sex scandal.

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Manik Aftab

Manik Aftab is a news writer at Ringside News. He has been an avid fan of professional wrestling since 2000. His earliest memories of pro wrestling involved The Rock taking on The McMahon-Helmsley faction in 2000. Outside of his writing responsibilities, Manik is a fan of fiction, thrillers, comics, manga and anime. He’s an occasional journalist and likes to spend his free time watching movies and reading stuff about politics, science, medicine, etc. Manik also enjoys jogs in the park and workouts in the gym.  Manik is also a big of rock bands including Linkin Park, Breaking Benjamin, Metallica, Drowning Pool, Breaking Point, and Skillet. His current favorite wrestler is Kazuchika Okada and his favorite wrestler of all time is The Rock.

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