Fox Business Network Adds to Anchor RanksBarnes, Lee, Petallides, Willard Join Asman, Casone, Gomez, McDowell, Varney 9/18/2007 08:40:00 AM Eastern
Fox Business Network is amassing its anchor ranks.
On the heels of last week’s anchor announcements -- several from Fox News Channel -- the network announced new hires Tuesday.
Peter Barnes joins FBN from Hearst-Argyle Television, where he was Washington bureau chief.
Jenna Lee and Nicole Petallides come aboard from Forbes.com and Bloomberg Television, respectively.
And Cody Willard pens a monthly investment column for Financial Times and also appeared regularly on CNBC’sKudlow & Company from 2004-06.
WSJ reporters are contractually bound to appear on FBN chief rival CNBC, but Murdoch told investors that they could come on FBN to talk about subjects other than financial news.