Former AWE Georgia Wrestling Crown Champion Danny Burch aka Martin Stone has signed a contract with World Wrestling Entertainment.
Stone is only one of three men to hold the GWC. He defeated Jimmy Rave for the championship on December 27, 2016 and held the title until losing it to current champion Chip Day on November 19, 2017.
Stone originally signed with WWE in 2011 and debuted on NXT television in May 2013. Stone was released from his contract in April 2014. He appeared in the second season of TNA British Boot Camp as Martin Stone before returning to NXT television as Danny Burch without a contract in July 2015. Burch was a participant in the United Kingdom Championship Tournament and the Dusty Rhodes Tag Team Classic.