Fox Business director of business news is let go

Ray Hennessey

Ray Hennessey, the director of business news at Fox Business Network, has lost his job, according to a report by Chris Ariens at

Ariens writes, “An FBN spokesperson wouldn’t go into detail about the dismissal, only telling us this: ‘Ray Hennessey is no longer with the company.’

“Insiders add that Hennessey, a top executive at FBN, has a reputation for making inappropriate comments. Hennessey joined the network at launch in October 2007 and previously worked at and at Dow Jones.”

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Hennessey is a former board member of the Society of American Business Editors and Writers.