WWE right this moment introduced the hiring of Jamie Horowitz as Government Vice President, Growth & Digital, Samira Shah as Common Counsel and Company Secretary, and Matt Drew as Senior Vice President, Worldwide.
As EVP, Growth & Digital, Horowitz brings to WWE 20 years of expertise within the sports activities media business. On this new function, he’ll oversee a lot of WWE’s authentic content material together with scripted and unscripted packages for digital and social media. Horowitz may even be chargeable for WWE Studios in Los Angeles.
Most just lately, Horowitz served as Government Vice President, International Content material at DAZN the place he oversaw the corporate’s authentic programming, social content material and editorial technique. Previous to DAZN, Horowitz performed a big function in serving to to create a few of sports activities media’s most iconic packages.
As Common Counsel and Company Secretary, Shah will oversee WWE’s authorized affairs and function principal authorized adviser for the corporate. Her oversight will embrace litigation, mental property, company governance, authorities relations, threat administration, expertise contracts and compliance.
Most just lately, Shah served as Common Counsel and Company Secretary at Moda Operandi, Inc. There, she was a key member of the chief management crew, advising the group and its board on all authorized issues. Previous to Moda Operandi, Shah spent 20 years as a senior lawyer for Cravath, Swaine & Moore in addition to O’Melveny & Myers.
As SVP, Worldwide, Drew might be charged with rising WWE’s model and enterprise outdoors of the U.S. Along with managing WWE’s world media companions, he’ll work with different firm leaders to plan WWE’s worldwide technique for dwell occasions, digital, shopper merchandise and new income alternatives.
Drew beforehand served as Government Vice President, Rights Acquisition at DAZN. On this function, he was chargeable for the streaming platform’s rights portfolio and partnerships throughout the Americas, Europe and Asia, managing relationships with the NFL, NBA, MLB, NHL, LaLiga, Bundesliga and F1, amongst others.