Fox Networks Group has named Fox Television Network president Tony
Vinciquerra as its new CEO.
In his new post, Vinciquerra will continue to oversee business operations for
the Fox broadcast network, and he will add the more than 30 domestic, regional
and international networks in which Fox Entertainment Group and News Corp. have
interests to his duties, according to sources close to the situation.
In assuming the cable role, Vinciquerra replaces former Fox Cable Networks
Group CEO Jeff Shell, who left in April to become chief operating officer of
Gemstar-TV Guide International Inc.
Vinciquerra will report to News Corp. president Peter