Fox Corp. has named Kristopher Jones executive VP and head of government relations, based in Washington. He had been SVP, government relations. He reports to Viet Dinh, chief legal and policy officer. In addition, Jamie Gillespie has been named executive VP of government relations. Both Jones and Gillespie formerly worked at the National Association of Broadcasters.
The long-time trade association exec becomes public affairs VP at the media company beginning June 5.