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Claire Alexander

As Vice President, Digital Strategy & Business Development of Discovery Communications, Inc (parent company of Discovery Channel), Claire Alexander drives the development and implementation of long-term digital strategies and potential business opportunities for Discovery’s media and entertainment family of brands. Claire moved into this corporate role from Planet Green, where she was a key member of the team that launched the first-ever 24-hour eco-lifestyle television network. As Vice President of Operations and Interactive Media, Claire was responsible for the network’s business operations, as well as business development, non-profit partnerships, and the strategy and execution of Planet Green’s multi-platform extensions, which include green market leaders TreeHugger.com and PlanetGreen.com. Prior to Planet Green, Claire led the acquisition of TreeHugger.com and served as Vice President, Digital Strategy and Implementation in the Office of the Founder and Chairman. In that role she drove the creation of Discovery's social media strategy and developed company-wide new media governance procedures.

Highlights: Vice President, Digital Strategy & Business Development of Discovery Communications; Former Vice President of Operations and Interactive Media of Planet Green (the first-ever 24-hour eco-lifestyle television network.)

Location: Washington D.C. Metro Area