One of the fixtures of the Fox Business Network (FBN) has signed a deal that will keep him on the cable channel for some time. TVNewser reports that Stuart Varney renewed his contract with FBN, signing a multiyear deal to remain as the host of “Varney & Co." The length of the deal was not reported.
Varney has worked at Fox Business Network since the channel debuted in 2007, the story notes. Since 2010, he has served as the anchor of “Varney & Co.” He has also substituted in the host role on “Your World with Neil Cavuto,” since he joined Fox News in 2004.
Fox News Chief Executive Roger Ailes said in a statement: “Stuart’s astute business sense and respect within the financial community make him a premier anchor and an essential part of our team. We look forward to his continued success with FOX Business."
Varney added: “FOX Business is the place I want to be. I am proud to continue to be a part of Roger Ailes’ top-notch team. It’s the best lineup in business television.”