News Corp.’s Mark Booth Joins NetJets Europe

 - October 2, 2007, 12:01 PM

Executive Jet has named former communications and entertainment executive Mark Booth co-chairman of its NetJets Europe fractional aircraft ownership program. Booth, based in London, will help expand NetJets throughout Europe. He joined NetJets from epartners, a subsidiary of News Corp., where he was a general partner. His career has spanned 20 years in the communications and entertainment industries. Booth was responsible for the launch of MTV Europe as its founding chief executive, was managing director of UK-based pay-tv operations at British Sky Broadcasting, COO of Japan Sky Broadcasting and CEO of Australian pay-tv provider Foxtel. He was also a managing director and chief executive of Maxwell Entertainment.