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Annette King

Annette King

Job

Chief executive

Company

OgilvyOne

Work Telephone

+44 (0)7733 014787

Address

10, Cabot Square, London, , E14 4GB

E-mail

annette.king@ogilvy.com

Career highlights

Being promoted while on both of my maternity leaves.

Favourite TV programme

It's going to be This Is Jinsy – a pilot for the BBC by a friend of mine that's coming soon.

Newspaper

Financial Times.

Magazine

Vanity Fair.

Website

BBC Weather, so I know what to wear.

Favourite recent marketing campaign

The IBM Wimbledon Seer phone – real mobile marketing at last.

Favourite brand

Westfield. Five minutes' walk from my house. Kid stuff at one end. Mummy stuff at the other. Perfect.

What’s your concession to the recession?

Worrying about not having put my kids' names down for good schools five minutes after they were born.

Who would play you in a movie?

My husband said Sigourney Weaver. Colin said Meryl Streep. My PA said Anjelica Huston...

Party trick

Last one to leave.

Hobbies

Bridge, art, gardening.

What gadget do you think should be invented?

A mind-controlled BlackBerry for when I'm driving.

You’ve got one last Tweet before you die. What do you Tweet?

\"Can someone from the Digital Lab tell me if this has worked this time?\"

Lowdown

King was promoted to chief executive of OgilvyOne following the departure of her former boss, Mike Dodds, to Proximity. Under his watch the agency became Campaign's Agency of the Year, so there's not too much pressure on King then. She speaks with confidence and clarity and is clearly one of direct's stars.King was promoted to chief executive of OgilvyOne following the departure of her former boss, Mike Dodds, to Proximity. Under his watch the agency became Campaign's Agency of the Year, so ther

Born

Swindon, in boom times.


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