Tom Morrissey Promoted in Fox Marketing Deparment

The executive who has worked on Glee and American Idol will oversee the network's design strategy.

Tom Morrissey has been promoted to senior vp design at Fox.

Morrissey, who first joined Fox in 1996 as an art director working on print advertising and campaigns for series including Malcolm in the Middle and The O.C., will now be responsible for the creative design strategy supporting the network's programming and branding across all forms of media.

He most recently has been tasked with developing and overseeing marketing materials for such series as Glee, House, Fringe and American Idol.

“Tom is an incredibly gifted artist and executive," said Fox president of marketing and communications Joe Earley, to whom Morrissey will report. "His creative vision and fearless approach gives our marketing its unique and indisputable edge.”

Justin Owen, vp broadcast design; Brian Salay, vp digital design; and Julius Preite, vp animation design, will report to Morrissey.