Telerate Appoints Dow Jones' Battista To Head Up Americas

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Telerate last week named Bernie Battista senior vice president of its Americas group, reporting to Julian Childs, executive vice president responsible for Telerate's regions. The appointment, effective June 1, will fill a position vacated by Henry Becher, who last summer was made executive vice president responsible for international marketing and product development.

Battista's appointment, made and announced internally by Childs, comes after a restructuring of Dow Jones' information service