WWE Hires New VP of Creative, ESPN Picks Up on Tyson/HOF

Nick Paglino

Mike TysonWWE Hires New VP of Creative

Variety.com is reporting that former Reveille and Warner Bros. exec Eric Pankowski has been hired by WWE as the new Senior Vice President of Creative and Development.

Pankowski will report to Stephanie McMahon and will "be responsible for all TV creative development, including reality and kids programming."

ESPN Picks Up on Tyson/WWE HOF

ESPN has picked up on Mike Tyson being inducted into this year's WWE Hall of Fame, and the following is a quote from Tyson on his induction:

"I am honored to be inducted into the WWE Hall of Fame," Tyson said. "I was the youngest heavyweight champion of all time, but the most fun I ever had in the ring was with WWE."

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