FOX Business Network (FBN) has promoted Gary Schreier to Senior Vice President, Programming and Tom Bowman to Vice President, Programming, announced Brian Jones, head of the network. Schreier will oversee all programming, talent and editorial content for FBN while Bowman will manage day to day business coverage, planning and special programming. Both will continue to report to Jones.
In making the announcement, Jones said, “Gary and Tom’s leadership and programming insights have been instrumental in the network’s ratings success, most recently surpassing CNBC as the number one financial news channel for the past two quarters. Their hands-on approach and business acumen are unparalleled and we are thrilled they’ll continue to lead the network as we grow and innovate as a news organization.”
Schreier joined FOX News Channel (FNC) as a producer in 1996, and moved to FBN when the network launched in 2007 as the executive producer for Senior Vice President and Managing Director of Business News, Neil Cavuto. From 2012-2015, he was the executive producer of CNBC’s Closing Bell with Maria Bartiromo, and returned to FBN in 2015 as Vice President of Programming. Prior to FOX, Schreier served as a producer for MSNBC and associate producer at CNBC.
Previously, Bowman served as FBN’s Director of Programing, a role to which he was promoted in 2015. He joined FBN in 2009 as the executive producer of Don Imus’ Imus in the Morning simulcast. In this role, he integrated additional business content to the program, making it the network’s highest rated show. In 2008, he served as the senior broadcast producer for NBC Nightly News after holding the title of executive producer at MSNBC for 12 years. He got his start in television as an assignment editor at NBC News.
FOX Business Network (FBN) is a financial news channel delivering real-time information across all platforms that impact both Main Street and Wall Street. Headquartered in New York—the business capital of the world—FBN launched in October 2007 and is available in more than 80 million homes in all markets across the United States. FBN finished the fourth quarter of 2016 as the number one business network, topping CNBC in total day viewers. Owned by 21st Century Fox, the network has bureaus in Chicago, Los Angeles, Washington, D.C. and London. On the web at www.foxbusiness.com
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