WWE Tribute to the Troops will also chronicle WWE’s goodwill visit to our troops overseas. WWE Chairman and CEO Vince McMahon, WWE Superstars Big Show ® and R-Truth ® and WWE Divas Eva Marie and Alicia Fox will travel overseas to spread some much needed holiday cheer to the men and women serving our country far from home during the holiday season.Daughtry has won four American Music Awards, sold millions of albums and singles around the world, and continues to give back to the military by performing at deployment locations as well as sold out arenas around the world. Daughtry recently released the album "Baptized" featuring the single "Waiting For Superman," which has garnered critical acclaim. About WWE: 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, London, Miami, Mumbai, Shanghai, Singapore, Munich and Tokyo. Additional information on WWE (NYSE: WWE) can be found at wwe.com and corporate.wwe.com. For information on our global activities, go to http://www.wwe.com/worldwide/. About WWE’s Support for the U.S. Military: WWE has been a strong supporter of the U.S. military through programs that boost morale for soldiers, offer free entertainment for active servicemen and servicewomen and provide workforce assistance for veterans. In 2004, the USO of Metropolitan Washington presented WWE with the first ever "Legacy of Hope" award (named after Bob Hope) for the company's extensive support of troops and the USO's Operation Care Package Program. In 2012, WWE celebrated the 10th anniversary of its annual holiday special event, Tribute to the Troops, which has taken place on active military bases in Iraq and Afghanistan as well as joint operating bases here in the U.S. Also in 2012, WWE established a partnership with Hire Heroes USA, a nonprofit organization dedicated to helping veterans find employment. WWE supports Hire Heroes USA through financial contributions and by utilizing all its assets, including TV broadcasts, live events, and digital and social media to generate awareness and raise funds. In addition, Hire Heroes is helping WWE implement a veterans hiring initiative and to enhance its military hiring practices.
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