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List of Impact Wrestling personnel

Impact Wrestling is a professional wrestling promotion based in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. Impact Wrestling personnel consists of professional wrestlers, managers, play-by-play and color commentators, ring announcers, interviewers, referees, trainers, producers, script writers, and various other positions. Executives and the board of directors are listed as well.

Active wrestlers and on-screen talent appear on Impact, Xplosion, pay-per-views and at untelevised live events. Personnel are organized below by their role in Impact Wrestling. Their ring name is on the left, and their real name is on the right. Impact Wrestling refers to its female performers as "Knockouts".

As Impact Wrestling has partnerships with various national and international promotions (such as House of Hardcore, Lucha Underground, Mexico's Lucha Libre AAA Worldwide (AAA), Canada's Border City Wrestling and Japan's Pro Wrestling Noah), wrestlers from those companies may also make periodic appearances on Impact programming.

Ohio Valley Wrestling (OVW) serves as the developmental territory for Impact Wrestling, therefore OVW talent may also periodically appear on Impact as well.[1]

Contents

RosterEdit

Male wrestlersEdit

 
Jake Crist (right)
 
The North - Ethan Page and Josh Alexander
Ring name Real name Notes
Ace Austin[2] Unknown
Bhupinder Singh[3] Bhupinder Singh Training in Windsor, Ontario[4]
Brian Cage[5] Brian Button Impact World Champion
Cody Deaner[6] Christopher Grey
Daga [7] Miguel Olivo
Dave Crist[8][9] David Crist Jr.
Dezmond Xavier[10][11] Deveon Everhart
Eddie Edwards[12] Eric Maher
Ethan Page[13][14] Julian Micevski Impact World Tag Team Champion
Fallah Bahh[15] Francis Flores
Jake Crist[16][9] John Crist Impact X Division Champion
Jake Deaner[6] Unknown
Johnny Impact[17] John Hennigan
Josh Alexander[18][14] Joshua Lemay Impact World Tag Team Champion
Killer Kross[19] Kevin Geist[20]
Madman Fulton[21] Jacob Southwick
Mahabali Shera[22] Amanpreet Randhawa [23]
Michael Elgin[24] Aaron Frobel
Moose[25] Quinn Ojinnaka
Petey Williams[26] Peter Williams III Producer
Raj Singh[27][28] Munraj Sahota
Rhino[29][30] Terry Gerin
Rich Swann[31] Richard Swann
Rob Van Dam[32] Rob Szatkowski
Rohit Raju[33][28] Hakim Zane
Sami Callihan[34][9] Sam Johnston
TJP[35] Theodore Perkins
Tommy Dreamer Thomas Laughlin Creative writer
Producer[36]

Trey Miguel[37][11]

Trey McBrayer
Willie Mack[38] Willie McClinton Jr.
Zachary Wentz[39][11] Zachary Green

Female wrestlersEdit

Ring name Real name Notes
Alisha Edwards[40] Alisha Maher
Jessicka Havok[41] Jessica Cricks
Jordynne Grace[42] Patricia Parker
Kiera Hogan[43] Kiera Hogan
Madison Rayne[44] Ashley Lomberger
Rosemary[45] Holly Letkeman
Su Yung[46] Vannarah Riggs
Taya Valkyrie[47] Kira Forster Impact Knockouts Champion
Tenille Dashwood[48] Tenille Dashwood
Tessa Blanchard[49] Tessa Blanchard AAA Reina de Reinas Champion

Other on-air personnelEdit

Ring name Real name Notes
Father James Mitchell[50] James Mitchell
Gama Singh[51][28] Gadowar Sahota Manager of the Desi Hit Squad
John E. Bravo[52] John Mellnick Manager of Taya Valkyrie
Konnan[53] Charles Ashenoff Manager of Daga
Creative writer
Producer

Broadcast teamEdit

Ring name Real name Notes
Anthony Carelli[54] Anthony Carelli Co-host of Behind the Lights on Twitch
Don Callis[55][56] Donald Callis Color commentator
Executive Vice President
George Iceman[54] George Menenzes Host of Behind the Lights on Twitch
Jimmy Jacobs Christopher Scoville[57] Backstage interviewer
Creative writer[58]
Producer
Josh Mathews[59] Joshua Lomberger Lead commentator
Senior Director – Digital Media
Melissa Santos[60] Melissa Santos Backstage interviewer
Stone Rockwell[61] Nicholas Foti Host of IRL Adventures on Twitch
Occasional wrestler

RefereesEdit

Ring name Real name
Brandon Tolle[62] Brandon Tolle
Harry Demerjian[63] Harry Demerjian
"Kid Ref" Kris Levin [64] Kris Levin

Backstage personnelEdit

Ring name Real name Notes
Andrew Thomas[65] Andrew Thomas Director of Television Production
Benjamin Coile[66] Benjamin Coile Associate producer
Bill Behrens[67] William Behrens Head of Talent Bookings
Bob Ryder[68] Robert Ryder Director of Travel Operations
Daniel Burgess[69] Daniel Burgess Graphic designer
David Sahadi[70] David Sahadi Production
D'Lo Brown[70][71] Accie Conner Creative writer
Producer
Eric Tompkins[72] Eric Tompkins Video editor
Gail Kim[73] Gail Kim Hall of Famer
Producer
Hannah Baker[74] Hannah Baker Digital Media Manager
Jayme Garcia[72] Jayme Garcia Audio producer
Kenneth Smith[75] Kenneth Smith Producer
Kevin Costin[76] Kevin Costin Trainer
Kristina McConville[77] Kristina McConville Audio producer
Lance Storm Lance Evers Producer[78]
Michael Vedder[79] Michael Vedder Director of Production
Ross Forman[80] Ross Forman Head of Media Relations

Corporate staffEdit

Name Notes
Andrew Whitaker Strategic Media Rights Consultant
Chief Executive & Managing Partner - Kings Highway Media[81]
Ariel Shnerer[82] Senior Director – Anthem Sports & Entertainment
Director of Global Distribution and IMPACT Plus
Christopher Ledwith Corporate Sales[83]
Dixie Carter Advisor – Anthem Sports & Entertainment/Fight Media Group
Minority owner[84]
Ed Nordholm[85][84] Executive Vice President – Anthem Sports & Entertainment
President of Anthem Wrestling Exhibitions, LLC.
Kevin Sullivan[86][87] Vice President of Television Production
Leonard Asper President/CEO – Anthem Sports & Entertainment[88]
Scott D'Amore Executive Vice President
Executive producer[56]
Shelley West Senior Vice President, Global Partnerships[83]

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

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