Fox International Channels has acquired European rights to the Major League Baseball series. The channels group has been aggressively buying up sports rights and launching channels recently. The MLB deal gives FIC rights to games across 30 European countries and will start with the 2013 World Series, featuring the Boston Red Sox and St. Louis […]
Fox International Channels has hired Marco de Ruiter as its senior VP, Germany, Austria and Switzerland. Ruiter joins having previously been with Viacom International Media Networks. He joined the company in 2002 and had been COO for northern Europe between 2008 and 2012. At FIC he will run the company’s channels in German-speaking territories. Ruiter […]
Fox International Channels (FIC) has promoted Diego Londoño to chief operating officer for its European and African units. He will retain his role as president of FIC Italy and Germany. Based in Rome, Londoño will report directly to Jesús Perezagua, president of FIC Europe and Africa.