Shane Brandon McMahon is primarily an American businessman, currently serving as the chief executive officer and chairman of You On Demand. He is a valuable member of the McMahon family. is the son of WWE chairman and CEO Vince McMahon and United States Senate candidate Linda McMahon. He is also the older brother of Stephanie McMahon Levesque and brother-in-law of Paul "Triple H" Levesque. McMahon is considered a fourth generation McMahon as he follows his great-grandfather, Jess McMahon, his grandfather Vincent J. McMahon, and his father Vincent K. McMahon. McMahon began his on-screen career as a referee named Shane Stevens. McMahon became a regular while being an on-air character in 1998, during his father's on-air feud with Steve Austin. In February 1999, McMahon moved away from the commentary role on Heat and became a key component in the Corporation angle, winning the European Championship from X-Pac. Shane McMahon made his first on-screen appearance in two years on an episode of Smackdown before WrestleMania XIX. In WWE, he is a one-time European Champion and a one-time Hardcore Champion.