01/14/2021 | Press release | Distributed by Public on 01/14/2021 10:38
Los Angeles, CA - January 14, 2021 - Fox Corporation (Nasdaq: FOXA, FOX) today announced the promotion of Inae Wilson to Executive Vice President of Broadcast Distribution & Marketing. Wilson, a twenty-two year FOX veteran, will continue to be responsible for distribution of FOX broadcast content to domestic affiliates, including managing day-to-day affiliate relationships, negotiating distribution agreements, managing contractual commitments, and coordinating with the FOX Distribution team to ensure the delivery of FOX across all platforms. She leads the team that manages co-op advertising programs and develops FOX affiliates' marketing initiatives for FOX Entertainment and FOX Sports. Wilson will continue to report to Mike Biard, President, Operations, and Distribution.
Biard commented: 'Inae has an unmatched ability to engage with our affiliates at all levels of their organizations, ensuring that we are the best possible partners while working to advance the reach of FOX. She has long been an integral member of the distribution leadership team, having earned tremendous respect across the company, and I'm pleased this promotion will enable her to make even more significant contributions to our business going forward.'
In addition to serving as the FOX liaison with the FOX Affiliates Board of Governors and overseeing affiliation agreements with FOX-affiliated stations, Wilson will manage agreements between MyNetwork TV and affiliated stations.
Wilson started her career in television production before joining FOX in 1998.
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