As previously noted, Vince McMahon has announced his retirement from WWE.
The July 22nd 2022 edition of WWE Smackdown kicked off with an appearance by new co-CEO Stephanie McMahon. Stephanie talked about how WWE was the company Vince “created and founded.” Stephanie said Vince wanted to thank the fans and the crowd started a “thank you Vince” chant. Stephanie said everyone in WWE is “eternally grateful” to the WWE Universe.
— WWE on BT Sport (@btsportwwe) July 23, 2022