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Company Overview of Fox Networks Group, Inc.

Company Overview

Fox Networks Group, Inc. owns and operates television broadcasting stations. The company is based in the United States. Fox Networks Group, Inc. operates as a subsidiary of Twenty-First Century Fox, Inc.

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Key Executives for Fox Networks Group, Inc.

Chairman and Chief Executive Officer
Chairman of Fox Television Group and Chief Executive Officer of Fox Television Group
Chairman of Fox Television Group and Chief Executive Officer of Fox Television Group
President of Advertising Sales
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2014.

Fox Networks Group, Inc. Key Developments

Fox Networks Group Promotes Toby Byrne to President of Advertising Sales

Fox Networks Group promoted Toby Byrne to president of advertising sales as part of the company's move to combine the cable and broadcast network sales organizations. Byrne, who most recently served as president of sales at Fox Broadcasting, will be responsible for overseeing national ad sales functions and revenue generating strategies for Fox Networks Group's domestic entertainment and sports television businesses, as well as national cable outlets and their nonlinear extensions.

Fox Television Group Announces Executive Appointments

21st Century Fox announced that Dana Walden and Gary Newman will oversee a new business unit within Fox Networks Group, Fox Television Group, which will combine Fox Broadcasting Company and 20th Century Fox Television. Both Mr. Newman and Ms. Walden will report to Peter Rice, Chairman of Fox Networks Group. Their respective appointments are effective later July 2014. In their new roles as chairman and CEOs of Fox Television Group, Mr. Newman and Ms. Walden will be responsible for all facets of the FOX broadcast network, including programming, digital, marketing and other functions. The new roles also call for the duo to continue oversight of 20th Century Fox Television.

Comcast Corporation Plans to Add New Network and Distributor Partners to SEEiT Platform

Comcast Corporation announced that it plans to add new partners to SEEiT, the platform that connects social conversations and promotion around content to the actual viewership of TV shows, movies and sports. These partnerships will extend the SEEiT experience to reach millions of users by adding additional video distributors, television networks and an expanded roster of popular shows. The new partners - ABC Entertainment Group, A+E Networks Group, AMC Networks Inc., Cablevision's Optimum TV, Charter Communications, Crown Media Family Networks, Discovery Communications, Fox Networks Group and Time Warner Cable - are expected to join SEEiT as early as the first quarter of 2014. In addition to these new networks, SEEiT also will be available to millions of Time Warner Cable, Charter Communications and Cablevision's Optimum TV subscribers. They will join Xfinity TV customers in accessing a menu of SEEiT options, including the ability to: tune to live TV or start a show On Demand on their set top box for all available channels in their cable subscription package; tune-in to a show online or on their mobile device via participating partners.

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