Alexis Glick Joins FOX News Channel.
NEW YORK New York, state, United States
New York, Middle Atlantic state of the United States. It is bordered by Vermont, Massachusetts, Connecticut, and the Atlantic Ocean (E), New Jersey and Pennsylvania (S), Lakes Erie and Ontario and the Canadian province of -- Alexis Glick has joined FOX News Channel (FNC FNC - Federal Networking Council ) as a Director of Business News, announced Neil Cavuto, Vice President and Managing Editor of Business News, to whom she will report.
In making the announcement, Cavuto said, "Alexis has the rare combination of Wall Street credibility and television expertise. She's an excellent addition to a business team that's already second to none."
Glick said, "I'm thrilled to return to my management roots, especially in an extraordinary operation like FOX News where Neil and his team have effectively defined a remarkable new era for business news."
FOX News Chairman and CEO (1) (Chief Executive Officer) The highest individual in command of an organization. Typically the president of the company, the CEO reports to the Chairman of the Board. Roger Ailes, added, "Neil made a great decision in tapping Alexis for this role. After creating the top five business programs in cable news, I expect he and Alexis will work together to create an even stronger business unit and prepare for the launch of a possible business channel. While we are not announcing the launch of such a channel, hiring Alexis enables us to be prepared if plans move forward."
In the event FNC secures the distribution necessary to launch a business channel, Glick would also serve in an on-air capacity. Before joining FNC, Glick was a correspondent on the "Today Show" and co-anchored the third hour of the program. Prior to her stint there, she was a senior trading correspondent for CNBC CNBC Center for the Neural Basis of Cognition (artificial intelligence)
CNBC Consumer News and Business Channel
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World's largest marketplace for securities. The exchange began as an informal meeting of 24 men in 1792 on what is now Wall Street in New York City. for the network's morning show, "Squawk Box Squawk Box
A speaker and intercom system used on trading desks. A squawk box allows a firm's analysts and traders to communicate with the firm's brokers through speakers on the brokers' desks. ."
Before pursuing a career in television, Glick was an Executive Director at Morgan Stanley where she headed the New York Stock Exchange Floor Operations. A member of the New York Stock Exchange since 2002, she was the first and youngest woman to manage such an operation for a bulge bracket Bulge Bracket
The group of firms in an underwriting syndicate who sold the largest amount of the issue.
The bulge bracket is usually the first group listed on the tombstone. firm, and served as one of its top producers on the Listed Equity Trading Desk. A graduate of Columbia University, Glick is a member of the Board of Directors of the College Alumni Association.
Under the leadership of Cavuto, FNC's business news unit overtook CNN CNN
or Cable News Network
Subsidiary company of Turner Broadcasting Systems. It was created by Ted Turner in 1980 to present 24-hour live news broadcasts, using satellites to transmit reports from news bureaus around the world. and CNBC to claim the top five shows in cable news, which include the popular Saturday morning business block. Cavuto's signature program "Your World" has been number one for 71 consecutive months.
FOX News Channel (FNC) is a 24-hour general news service covering breaking news as well as political, business and entertainment news. For more than four years, FNC has been the most watched cable news channel in the nation and currently presents 11 out of the top 12 programs in cable news. Owned by News Corp., FNC is available in more than 85 million homes.