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 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 her department represented them across multiple revenue streams: sponsorship; media rights; merchandise and licensing; and digital rights.
Her role as Commercial Sports Director within the ITV Global Entertainment division from 2003 to 2010 had a broader brief to deliver a sports portfolio for the division.
Claire joined Input Media in 2010, and is heavily involved in developing strategies to take the company forward, creating new business opportunities, managing customer relationships and commercially exploiting content for clients.