Vince McMahon is majority shareholder of World Wrestling Entertainment, as well as being the chairman and CEO of the company, Vince McMahon’s net worth is $750 million. Linda McMahon’s net worth is $500 million. She has held the positions of Business Manager, President and CEO of the WWF/WWE and ran unsuccessfully for senator in Connecticut.
Vince McMahon is a wrestler, actor, television and film producer, film director, screenwriter, announcer, and sports commentator. Also known by his wrestling persona “Mr. McMahon,” lives near the WWE headquarters in Stamford, CT. As of 2014, Vince McMahon owned 57 percent of the WWE, worth about $480 million.
Rivals Extreme Championship Wrestling and World Championship Wrestling were acquired by Vince McMahon in 2003 and 2001, respectively.
The “Mr. McMahon” persona has been featured in several dramatic storylines in the professional wrestling world, including a storyline where he was blown up in a limo which caused speculation of his real-life death, which later acknowledged to be part of a storyline. His character also had a long-term feud with wrestler Steve Austin. Vince McMahon dropped the persona over the years to acknowledge more serious issues such as the death of fellow wrestlers and the 9/11 terrorist attacks on the World Trade Center.
WWE was started by Vince McMahon’s father, Vincent J. McMahon. When the senior McMahon died in 1984, the younger McMahon and Linda McMahon took over the company. Linda McMahon left the company in 2009.
The couple has two children – Shane and Stephanie – both of whom have been involved with their parent’s company. Stephanie is married to Paul “Triple H” Levesque and they have three daughters – Aurora Rose, Murphy Claire, and Vaughn Evelyn. Son Shane is married to Marissa and they have three sons, Declan James, Kenyon Jesse and a third son. Shane left the company in 2010, but Stephanie is still involved