Group Senior Vice President, Media Relations
Irena Briganti serves as the Group Senior Vice President of Media Relations for FOX News and FOX Business Network (FBN). She was promoted to this position in February of 2012.
In this capacity, she oversees day-to-day publicity for both networks and executes media strategies and communications initiatives across all of their properties. She is also involved in strategic planning of those initiatives as well as the crisis communications efforts for each network. Reporting to Brian Lewis, Executive Vice President of Corporate Communications for FOX News and FOX Television Stations, Briganti has been with the 24-hour news channel throughout its entire existence.
She began her career as a Media Relations Coordinator for the network in the lead up to its October 1996 launch. Throughout her tenure at FOX News, Briganti has served in the capacities of Publicist, Manager, Director, Senior Director, Vice President, and Senior Vice President of Media Relations.
A Magna Cum Laude graduate of the University at Albany, State University of New York, with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Communications, Briganti also earned a Master's degree in Strategic Communications from Columbia University.