Director of Business Development
Claire started her career in media sales at Tyne Tees Television and worked in advertising for 13 years through numerous ITV company mergers.
In 2000 she joined the newly formed division, Granada Broadband, as Commercial Development Controller, responsible for the management and commercial development of Granada digital businesses and investments. She then worked closely with Liverpool FC and Arsenal FC, where the department represented them across a multiple of revenue streams: sponsorship, media rights, merchandise and licensing, plus digital rights.
Her role as Commercial Sports Director within the ITV Global Entertainment division had a broader brief to deliver a sports portfolio for the division.
At Input Media, Claire is heavily involved in developing strategies to take the company forward, creating new business opportunities, managing some of our major client relationships and commercially exploiting content for clients, especially in the digital sectors.