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WWE hires a former NBA executive



WWE has announced today the hiring of former senior executive at the NBA Brian Flinn as the new Senior Vice President of Marketing. In his new role at WWE, Flinn will be responsible for providing strategic direction for WWE’s branding and promotions, database marketing, pay-per-view events, affiliate marketing and consumer insights. He will be reporting to Chief Marketing Officer Michelle Wilson. Prior to joining WWE, Flinn was the Senior Vice President of Marketing at the National Basketball Association, where he oversaw the league’s marketing, internal communications and research groups.

(thanks to Colin Vassallo)


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2 Responses

  1. Cody T. says:

    So NXT is going to be rebranded as “What up Brooklyn!” ?

  2. -J- says:

    That’s not a bad marketing choice NBA is a multi-billion dollar industry with merchandising making up a healthy part of that revenue…NBA has the star power to push the products, does WWE currently have that star power?

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