WWE Senior Vice President of Talent Development Canyon Cemen has been released from the WWE.
Reports first surfaced weeks ago indicating he was let go from the company, at that time WWE claimed he was still employed.
According to PWInsider, Cemen was let go from his position on Friday.
Ceman has been with WWE since 2012, and has been an integral part of recruitment over the years. His LinkedIn outlined what his job duties were in WWE.
Global recruiting lead of sports entertainers/ athletes to populate the WWE Performance Center. Hired hundreds of athletes (30+ talent per year) from around the globe. Recruiting and tryouts in diverse geographies including Dubai/ UAE, Shanghai/ China, Jeddah/ Saudi Arabia, London/UK, Melbourne/ Australia, Munich/ Germany, Tokyo/Japan, Mexico City, Santiago/ Chile, etc.
-General Management of an 8 figure budget, 90 talent, and 30+ person corporate and Performance Center staff with projects that vary from real estate project management, website redevelopment oversite, talent and staff hiring/ firing.
-Casting director for new in ring content that populates the WWE Network and extensive social and digital media content. Mae Young Classic, Cruiserweight Classic, UK Championship.
-Corporate Athletic Director for WWE Talent Development system
-Extensive Bus Dev activities around the Global Localization efforts of WWE and the NXT brand, and the evolution of the Talent Development system.