Fox Enterprise Producer dies of Covid-19
Eric Spinato who worked as The chief booker and managing editor for Fox Business died on Sunday from Covid-19.
“I’m so broken and speechless,” wrote Spinato’s brother Dean Spinato on Instagram. “This man was a great father, brother and friend. I’m sorry to say this, but that day broke me hard. I will make you proud for the rest of my life. “
In a memo sent to Fox executive employees, Spinato, who had worked at Fox for 20 years, was described as “on immensely gifted and aggressive booker. “
“He was always ready to help a colleague, mentor a union worker, or fix a problem. Countless books across the industry learned the ropes and tools of the trade from Eric at one point or another in their careers. His excitement, positive attitude and energetic team spirit were unique and will be greatly missed, ”added the memo.
Fox News and Fox Business came under fire last year for consistently downplaying the severity of the pandemic, which has involved more than 543,000 Americans to date, according to the Johns Hopkins University of Medicine.
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