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Claire Salmon

Claire Salmon

Job

Director of marketing and commercial strategy

Company

ITV

Work Telephone

+44 (0)20 7843 8064.

Address

200 Grays Inn Road, London, WC1X 8HF

Born

12th May 1963

Album

Anything by The Pogues.

Book

Perfume by Patrick Suskind.

Breakfast radio show

Today.

Career history

Head of enterprise unit, The Industrial Society, 1985-1987. Management consultant, Boston Consulting Group, 1987-1991. Consumer marketing director, Prudential, 1991-1998. Marketing director, Avis Europe, 1998-2000. Various roles, Centrica: marketing director, British Gas Services; marketing and strategy director, the AA; managing director, AA financial services, 2000-2005. Director of marketing and commercial strategy, ITV, 2005 to date.

Daily newspaper

Financial Times.

Everyone's saying

Bubbly Salmon was kept busy in 2006 as ITV increased its marketing activity in an attempt to match Channel 4's prolific output. The restless marketing honcho also found time to trek across a desert on her hols after overseeing a rebrand of the ITV family of channels.

Family

Daughter Jessica, aged 11, plus three horses, two wallabies, four cats and two tortoises.

Favourite ad

Sony Bravia 'balls'.

Favourite technology

Tin opener.

Greatest achievement

My daughter, Jessica.

Magazine (pleasure)

Horse&Hound, The Week.

Magazine (professional)

None.

Most humbling experience

Climbing Kilimanjaro.

Most-admired entrepreneur

James Dyson

Sunday newspaper

Sunday Times.

TV programme

Supernatural.

Website

ourwallabies.piczo.com.

What car do you own

Pink Porsche Boxster and 4x4.

What principle defines your working life

Stop me if you dare.


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