Bobby Roode Joins GFW, TNA Hires Strategy Officer, Jarrett Speaks

Bobby Roode GFW

Bobby Roode Booked For GFW TV Tapings

In a further sign of the TNA and GFW relationship Booby Roode is booked for GFW’s TV tapings from Las Vegas on July 24th. He will be in the tournament for the GFW World Championship. Roode is still under contract to TNA.

Eric Sherman Named Chief Strategy Officer

Eric Sherman has been named Chief Strategy Officer for TNA Entertainment effective immediately. Sherman is an accomplished media and entertainment executive who served more than 20 years with MTV Networks overseeing VH1 Classic, VH1 Soul and Palladia, served as president of Fuse TV and most recently was CEO of Veria Living, a health and wellness network. Sherman also has served as a talent manager for artists such as Steven Tyler, securing his deal to judge American Idol. In his role as Chief Strategy Officer, Sherman will develop, coordinate and oversee implementation of global strategic initiatives in advancement of TNA and its affiliated brands and properties. “As we celebrate our 13 year anniversary, TNA, with the incredible support of our fans, has been cultivated into a robust diverse global business poised for significant growth,” said TNA President Dixie Carter. “Eric’s depth of experience in television, digital media and talent management undergirds his capacity to organize and lead teams in the development and implementation of vision-fulfilling strategies. We are delighted to have him join the TNA family.”

Jeff Jarrett Speaks With Mike Tenay

Although he didn’t really say much Jeff Jarrett was featured in a sit-down interview with Mike Tenay on last night’s Impact:

Also on Impact Ethan Carter III finally won the title!