DK Publishing Celebrates 50 Years of WWE History with WWE 50
INDIANAPOLIS, Dec. 11, 2013 /PRNewswire/ DK Publishing is pleased to reveal WWE 50, celebrating 50 years of WWE history. WWE 50 delivers an unprecedented and in-depth look into the story of global entertainment powerhouse, WWE. With a multitude of interviews and imagery from all eras, no stone is left unturned as DK Publishing traces the evolution of the company from a regional promotion to a global pop-culture phenomenon.
Learn the real story behind all the key events in WWE history:
- WWE's split from the National Wrestling Alliance
- The sale of WWE to Vince McMahon by his father
- WWE's national expansion
- Innovations of WrestleMania, Raw, SmackDown, Survivor Series and more
- Triumph in the Monday Night Wars
- Taking WWE public
Plus, get an inside glimpse into today's WWE as it prepares for another 50 years of nonstop family-friendly entertainment. From the creators of the WWE Encyclopedia, WWE 50 gives you the inside knowledge to become the ultimate WWE fan.
About Author Kevin Sullivan
Kevin Sullivan is a graduate of Fairfield University in Connecticut, just a few miles north of WWE's Stamford headquarters. In 1998, Sullivan began a decade-long career with both WWE.com and WWE Magazine. In 2008, he left his daily WWE responsibilities, but still works with the worldwide leader in sports-entertainment as an author of nine WWE books. Follow Sullivan on Twitter: @SullivanBooks
WWE, a publicly traded company (NYSE: WWE), is an integrated media organization and recognized leader in global entertainment. The company consists of a portfolio of businesses that create and deliver original content 52 weeks a year to a global audience. WWE is committed to family-friendly entertainment on its television programming, pay-per-view, digital media and publishing platforms. WWE programming is broadcast in more than 150 countries and 30 languages and reaches more than 650 million homes worldwide. The company is headquartered in Stamford, Conn., with offices in New York, Los Angeles, Miami, London, Mumbai, Shanghai, Singapore and Tokyo.
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