She debuted on OVW television in July 2004, having expanded her ring name to "Beth Phoenix", and became the on-screen girlfriend and valet of Chris Masters.
The storyline was short lived, and the following month Phoenix was repackaged as the manager of Aaron "The Idol" Stevens.
She signed a developmental contract with WWE on October 20, 2005, the same month that she broke her hand.
The duo was then joined by Shelly Martinez who Beth soon feuded with in early 2006.
She debuted on WWE's Raw brand in May 2006, but suffered a legitimate broken jaw the following month.
She then developed an on-screen relationship with Santino Marella, dubbed "Glamarella", and won the Women's Championship for a second time in August 2008, although she lost it in January 2009.She became the North-East freestyle women's champion (72 kg weight class) in 1999.She also became the women's champion (72 kg weight class) at the New York State Fair Tournament in 1999.Phoenix began regularly competing for the OVW Women's Championship, unsuccessfully challenging the champion ODB in a battle royal and a four-way match, which was won by Serena.At the October 4, 2006 OVW television tapings, however, Phoenix defeated Serena to win the championship.Later in 2003 she took part in World Xtreme Wrestling's annual Women's Elite 8 tournament where she made it to the final, before losing to April Hunter.