Fox Information govt director Suzanne Scott will stay in her position for a number of years after signing a brand new contract with Rupert Murdoch’s Fox Company, the community mentioned Tuesday.
The brand new multi-year settlement retains Ms. Scott as head of Fox Information Media, which additionally consists of the Fox Enterprise cable channel and the Fox Nation streaming service.
“Suzanne’s profitable profession, progressive spirit and dedication to excellence make her the perfect particular person to proceed to guide and develop Fox Information,” mentioned Lachlan Murdoch, govt president of Fox Company and the eldest son of Rupert Murdoch,.
The community didn’t disclose the precise size or monetary phrases of the deal.
Fox Information is going through a significant trigger for defamation and is working to regain the score crown it just lately misplaced to CNN for the primary time in a long time. Some viewers have left the community for different channels comparable to Newsmax after Fox’s information division referred to as the presidential election for Joseph R. Biden Jr., in protest of President Trump on the time.
By election day, nevertheless, Fox Information had one other file yr underneath Ms. Scott. His lineup final week ended the yr because the third most-watched tv present in all prime time, forward of the ABC broadcast community.
“I’m happy to have Rupert and Lachlan Murdoch for the chance to proceed to guide Fox Information Media and to place all of our platforms for future success,” Ms. Scott in a press release.