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Say goodbye to “The Legit Boss” and hello to “The CEO”.
Mercedes Monè (formerly known as Sasha Banks) filed to trademark “The CEO” under her Soulnado, INC. company on January 14. Mone has been calling herself “The CEO” since her arrival at NJPW Wrestle Kingdom 17 on January 4.
The filing, via Fightful, is as follows:
Mark For: THE CEO trademark registration is intended to cover the categories of entertainment in the nature of wrestling contests; Entertainment services, namely, wrestling exhibits and performances by a professional wrestler and entertainer; Entertainment services, namely, live appearances by a a professional wrestler and sports entertainer; Entertainment services, namely, personal appearances by a professional wrestler and sports entertainment personality; Entertainment services, namely, televised appearances by a professional wrestling and sports entertainment personality; Providing wrestling news and information via a global computer network; Providing online interviews featuring a professional wrestling and sports entertainment personality in the field of professional wrestling and sports entertainment for entertainment purposes.
Mone will return to the ring at NJPW Battle in the Valley on February; she will challenge KAIRI for the IWGP Women’s Championship.