Intel has named Claire Dixon, senior VP at VMware, VP & chief communications officer at the $70B semiconductor giant.
Prior to her two-year stint at VMware, Dixon spent four years as VP-global communications at eBay and held posts at GlaxoSmithKline and Unilever.
At eBay, she worked with Intel CEO Bob Swan on the spin out of PayPal.
He praised Dixon as a “world-class communications leader and team-builder.”
At Intel, Dixon is in charge of corporate communications, events, product PR, employee communications and analyst relations.
The British national reports to Michelle Johnston Holthaus, senior VP/GM-sales & marketing group and interim chief marketing officer.