— WWE’s new Saturday Morning Slam show has been getting a consistent rating of 0.7 in the show’s target demographic of ages 6-11.
— Sherdog.com reports a press release has been issued that announces former WWE Senior Executive Andrew Whitaker has been placed on the Glory Sports Board of Directors. An excerpt from the release reads: “Glory Sports International today announced the appointment of former Senior WWE Executive Andrew Whitaker as a Non-Executive Director of the Board of Directors for Glory Sports International, the owner and rights holder of the world’s No. 1 kickboxing league, GLORY World Series. Whitaker, the Managing Partner of media and brand distribution advisory group, Kings Highway Media, will be working with the GLORY Sports board to set and develop the overall strategic direction of GLORY’s business and analyze key international issues. Prior to establishing Kings Highway Media in 2011, Whitaker served as the Executive Vice President of International for NYSE listed WWE Inc. where he was responsible for establishing and growing the WWE international business across Television, Digital, Live Events, Licensing, PPV/VOD, Marketing, Promotion and Public and Government Relations.”