David Rhodes joins Bloomberg TV

Former Fox News exec will head North American channel

NEW YORK -- Former Fox News Channel executive David Rhodes will join Bloomberg Television as head of its North American channel.

Rhodes, an original member of the Fox News team, will be in charge of Bloomberg's Americas region. He reports to Andy Lack, CEO of multimedia at Bloomberg.

"David Rhodes is one of the most dynamic young minds in television today," Lack said. "David's news judgment, his strength as a creator and organizer and his ability to energize a television news operation will be strong assets to Bloomberg Television as we build on the unique global infrastructure that Bloomberg has created."