Rich Battista has been named executive vice president at Fox Networks Group,
where he will oversee all business development on behalf of the
He had been an executive VP at Fox Television.
Battista will report to Fox Networks Group president and CEO Anthony
He will work closely with Vinciquerra and other senior management throughout
both Fox Broadcasting Co. and the Fox Cable Networks Group to develop new
business opportunities across both Fox and the more than 25 national, regional,
multicultural and personal programming services now collected within the Fox