News on Wrestlemania 27 and Santino Marella
– WrestleMania 27 tickets will go on sale to the general public on November 13 at 10AM EST with record prices for ringside seats this time around. Previous WrestleMania ringside tickets sold for $750 however next year’s event will have higher prices for those who want to get the closest to the ring. There will be seven price tiers in total. WrestleMania 27 will take place at the Georgia Dome in Atlanta, GA., on April 3, 2011.
– WWE Superstar Santino Marella and Wireless Grids Corporation today announced the implementation of a “VIP Global Fan Grid” that will enable Santino to extend and enhance his brand and provide his fan base a very
robust social and entertainment experience. “The WGC ‘grid’ solution will allow me to provide the most advanced and capable way for me to better serve and grow my global fan base,” stated Marella, whose real name is Anthony Carelli. “The ability for me to extend my brand, and WWE’s brand globally, in a ubiquitous and real time form will create the ultimate virtual extension of my physical WWE world.” WGC CEO John Andrews said, “Having the endorsement of one of the WWE’s most prominent entertainers is another great
validation of the many cross industry applications we see for our technology. This global grid will improve the entertainment experience, grow their fan base, and ultimately enhance the brand and profitability.”
(thanks to Colin Vassallo)