Telerate's Becher Loses Dev't Empire, To Ex-Deputy Herts

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Dow Jones Telerate has relieved executive vice president Henry Becher of his duties as head of international development and operations and has given him a job doing strategic planning. Ken Herts, a Dow Jones veteran and previously Becher's deputy, has replaced his boss.

In his new job, Becher now has only one staffer to manage: senior vice president for technical planning Dennis Warner. "[Becher] did have a whole group reporting to him," says a Telerate spokesperson. "He doesn't now." Howeve