Tom Lowell has been named executive VP and managing editor of news at Fox News Channel.
Lowell will oversee all daytime news, reporting to Fox News Media President and Executive Editor Jay Wallace.
Lowell has been VP and managing editor of news since 2016, overseeing network newsgathering.
Lowell joined the network in 2003 and was responsible for launching America's Newsroom, America Live with Megyn Kelly and The Kelly File.
Fox News Media CEO Suzanne Scott called Lowell "a skilled journalist and talented producer" and said she was confident daytime news programming would continue to "thrive" under his leadership.
Lowell's resume includes news posts at CBS affiliate WFSB-TV Hartford, Connecticut, and Fox affiliate WSVN-TV Miami.
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Contributing editor John Eggerton has been an editor and/or writer on media regulation, legislation and policy for over four decades, including covering the FCC, FTC, Congress, the major media trade associations, and the federal courts. In addition to Multichannel News and Broadcasting + Cable, his work has appeared in Radio World, TV Technology, TV Fax, This Week in Consumer Electronics, Variety and the Encyclopedia Britannica.