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Gone are the scantily-clad cheerleaders, "He Hate Me" and shirtless comedians. "I don’t think it will be driven by a pro wrestling personality or trying to be ‘off the edge’ as it was the first time," says one observer.
“The Board and I decided a change was necessary as we have different views on how best to achieve our strategic priorities moving forward,” declared WWE Chairman & CEO Vince McMahon.
“One of the keys (for Stamford and Norwalk) is the train stations,” says BLT Co-president Ted Ferrarone. “That just helps create the kinds of synergies that employers, employees and residents are all looking for right now.”
Stamford's Central Business District (CBD) accounting for 36%, or nearly 1.2 million square feet, of the county’s total leasing volume of 3.2 million square feet in 2019.
While the county's commercial space vacancy stands at 26.7% -- and is expected to drop to 23.5% next year -- that still compares unfavorably with the nationwide rate of 12.2%.
Thomson Reuters will be joining WWE, KPMG and Perkins Eastman at the 12-acre, 700,000-square foot property.
Natalya and Lacey Evans will wear full-body suits rather than usual flesh-baring outfits.
Longtime WWE executive Eric Bischoff has left the Stamford company; replacing him as "SmackDown" executive producer is Bruce Prichard, another WWE veteran who was known as Brother Love and managed the popular wrestler The Undertaker.
Others on the Fortune list include Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi, Democratic Presidential candidates Elizabeth Warren and Kamala Harris, and Ivanka Trump.
One of the site’s most notable tenants is WWE, which in March announced plans to leave Soundview Plaza as part of its moving its headquarters to 677 Washington Blvd.
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Michelle Wilson has been a member of the nonprofit's board since 2015.