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Shane McMahon (born Shane Brandon McMahon in Gaithersburg, Maryland on January 15, 1970) is an American businessman, wrestling executive, and part-time professional wrestler. Shane is also a minority owner of WWE and the vice chairman of YOU On Demand. Shane is a one-time European Champion and a one-time Hardcore Champion as well. He has been very involved in the wrestling world as he is a fourth-generation wrestling promoter as a member of the McMahon family. He began working for the WWE when he was only 15 years old in their warehouse where he filled merchandise orders. In his 20s he rose in the ranks and became a referee and producer. By 1998, he had become a front office executive — and later Executive VP of Global Media. As a wrestler, Shane participated in the main event of WrestleMania 2000, as a cornerman for Big Show. Among other recorded victories, Shane holds singles wins over four former WWF/E Champions: Big Show, Shawn Michaels, Mick Foley, and his father Vince. On July 12, 2013, McMahon voluntarily stepped down as CEO of YOU On Demand and appointed Weikang Liu as his successor, while remaining the company’s principal executive officer and Chairman of the Board. He returned to WWE in February 2016, and is set to face The Undertaker at WrestleMania 32.
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Shane McMahon is best known for being a WWE personality as well as a former professional wrestler.
Shane McMahon married Marissa Mazzola on September 14, 1996 and together they have three sons: Declan James (born in 2004), Kenyan Jess (born in 2006), and Rogan Henry (born in 2010). In September 2006, Shane was named one of Detail magazine’s “50 Most Powerful Men Under 42” in the annual “power issue.”