News Corp. promotes PR pair


News Corp. has upped a couple of key public relations executives.

Teri Everett, who has served as senior vp corporate affairs and communications in Los Angeles for seven years, has been elevated to chief spokesperson for the conglomerate and has moved to its New York headquarters.

She replaces Andrew Butcher, who will return to his native Australia after nearly a decade as News Corp.'s chief spokesman and after 20 years with the company as a journalist and executive.

Julie Henderson has been promoted to take over Everett's previous job in Los Angeles. She most recently was senior vp communications in the Fox Interactive Media unit.

Everett and Henderson will report to Gary Ginsberg, executive vp global marketing and corporate affairs at News Corp.