Eric Bischoff is an American entrepreneur, television producer, professional wrestling booker, podcast host, and on-screen personality. He is best known for serving as Executive Producer and later Senior Vice President of World Championship Wrestling (WCW) and subsequently the General Manager of WWE’s Raw brand. Eric has also worked with Total Nonstop Action Wrestling (TNA) where he served as Executive Producer of Impact Wrestling. He was inducted into the WWE Hall of Fame in 2021.
Bischoff’s amateur background in martial arts led to him becoming a one-time WCW Hardcore Champion. He also was the main event of 1998 Road Wild. The author, who wrote Controversy Creates Cash, released it in 2006 with WWE Books.