Stephanie McMahon believes that female evolution will succeed if WWE listens to its fans and gives them what they want.
WWE Universe has expressed its dissatisfaction with the department’s current reservations for RAW and SmackDown Women. From extremely short times to playing to blurred creativity, the frustrations seem to be greatest for fans of the WWE women’s division.
Stephanie McMahon and Becky Lynch recently appeared in Sports Business Journal World Congress of Sports discuss the evolution of women in the WWE and the idea of empowering fans. McMahon had a lot of interesting things to say.
“Our fans are part of women’s evolution,” Stephanie McMahon said. “If you listen to your audience, they can influence your brand in such positive ways. Give them power, empower your audience. We started training, developing and recruiting athletes just like men, giving them opportunities and the same game time, but only when they are our fans in 2015 started the hashtag ‘Give the divas a chance’ which led to the whole evolution of women in our business. Listen to your fans, give them what they want and it will work. “
Stephanie McMahon recalls the great WrestleMania moment in female evolution
Stephanie McMahon also told the story of Sasha Banks and Bianca Belair who hosted the main night this year at WrestleMania and how the energy of the WWE Universe at the time did something extraordinary.
“Last year at WrestleMania we had the first African American women’s event with Sasha Banks and Bianca Belair,” Stephanie McMahon said. “Even though it was early March, the audience gave so much support. The energy is kinetic and you can feel it at the WWE events. What happened at that moment while Sasha and Bianca were standing and confronting each other, the audience started to show it Respect. The two of them interrupted their character for a moment and cried, which caused an ugly cry. It was such a moment. “
Are you surprised by Stephanie McMahon’s comments? Do you want WWE to work like this? Tell us your thoughts by sounding in the comments section below.
Thanks for Fightful for transcription.
Q. Will WWE get women’s evolution back on track?
12 votes so far