Dame Gail Rebuck was appointed as a Director of BSkyB "on 8 November 2002. Gail is Chairman and CEO of The Random House Group Limited, one of the UK’s leading trade publishing companies. Gail is a Director of Skillset, a Trustee of the National Literacy Trust, and sits on the Council of the Royal College of Art. Gail was awarded a CBE in the 2000 New Year’s Honours List and was made a Dame in the 2009 Queen’s Birthday Honours List. Gail was also named 2009 Veuve Clicquot Business Woman of the Year."