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FOX News Channel Promotes Cherie Grzech to Vice President of Politics and the Washington Bureau


FNC's Bryan Boughton Promoted to Senior Vice President of the D.C.

FOX News Channel's (FNC) Cherie Grzech has been named Vice President of
the Washington, D.C. Bureau, while Bryan Boughton has been promoted to
Senior Vice President of the bureau, announced Jay Wallace, President of
FOX News and Executive Editor. Grzech will oversee all day-to-day
operations in the bureau, as well as the politics unit, reporting to
Boughton who will be responsible for all Washington based operations and
continue reporting to Wallace. Bill Sammon will continue in his role as
Senior Vice President and Managing Editor of the Washington unit.

In making the announcement, Wallace said, "Cherie has been a major asset
to the network for nearly two decades and we are thrilled to promote her
to this new role where we know she will thrive."

Wallace continued, "We are also proud to promote Brian who will continue
helming FNC's largest key bureau."

As Vice President of the Washington bureau and politics, Grzech will
oversee all departments within the bureau including editorial
operations. Additionally, she will continue to supervise polling
operations, as well as special election events. Grzech has been with the
network for more than 17 years, joining as a field producer in FNC's
Chicago bureau in 1999 and most recently acting as the Senior Director
of News and Politics. Prior to joining FNC, Grzech was a news director
for WILX-TV (NBC) in Lansing, Michigan, the Managing Editor for KATU-TV
(ABC) in Portland, Oregon and the Assistant News Director at WRAL-TV
(CBS) in Raleigh, NC. She received a Bachelor of Arts degree in
Journalism/Political Science from Michigan State University, and a
Master of Arts degree in New Media from American University.

Boughton has spent the last 23 years of his career at FOX News where he
began as the original overnight assignment editor for the affiliate news
service prior to the launch of FNC. Most recently, Boughton was Vice
President of the D.C. bureau where he supervised various teams based out
of Washington. In 2009, he assumed the role of Bureau Chief. Prior to
this, Boughton served as the Director of Special Events and the
Political Director where he was responsible for the network's special
coverage of the 2006 midterm elections. Previously, he was a Senior
Producer of Weekend Live and assisted with producing political specials,
conventions and election nights. In 1996, Boughton was one of two
producers assigned to build and operate a White House unit for FNC. He
then went on to become a White House producer for the network. Boughton
started his career at Tribune Broadcasting as a Washington Assignment

FOX News Channel (FNC) is a 24-hour all-encompassing news service
delivering breaking news as well as political and business news. The
number one network in cable, FNC has been the most watched television
news channel for more than 16 years. According to a 2018 Research
Intelligencer study by Brand Keys, FOX News ranks as the second most
trusted television brand in the country. Additionally, a Suffolk
University/USA Today survey states Fox News is the most trusted source
for television news or commentary in the country, while a 2017
Gallup/Knight Foundation survey found that among Americans who could
name an objective news source, Fox News is the top-cited outlet. Owned
by 21st Century Fox, FNC is available in 90 million homes and dominates
the cable news landscape, routinely notching the top ten programs in the

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