Sharri Berg has been promoted to Chief Operating Officer of News and Operations for the Fox Television Stations group.
Fox Television Stations CEO and FOX News Co-President, Jack Abernethy made the announcement; last Friday he was named Co-President of Fox News in the wake of Roger Ailes’ resignation.
Berg will oversee all initiatives and talent development for news programs on FTS. She will retain her current responsibilities at the Fox News Channel (FNC).
Berg has worked both for Fox’s cable news and broadcast divisions, beginning at FNC in 1996; she took on the role of SVP News Operations for FTS in 2005.
Berg helped launch FNC nearly 20 years ago and has held key operational positions at the network throughout her tenure. A 21st Century Fox and News Corp 30-year veteran, Berg began her career with WNYW-TV as a sales assistant.