The presenter gave a press-conference on which has shared the plans for the campaign. In addition, Ksenia Sobchak has declassified the names of the members of his team. According to star, she will work Igor Malashenko, Ksenia Chudinova, Vitaly Shklyarov and others.
On Tuesday, October 24, Ksenia Sobchak held a press-conference at which told about plans for the election campaign. The presenter stated that the head of her staff will be Igor Malashenko, the Russian political scientist and journalist who created NTV and held the position of Director of rgtrk Ostankino. We know that he is in a civil Union with journalist Bozena Ryńskie, which previously reacted ambiguously to the intention Sobchak to run for President in the elections in 2018.
“Guys, I’m in shock. Reviews I have. This decision Igor. As we are already three years trying to reproduce a child, I don’t want to break up with him, we are 6 years together. But I need to understand,” – said Rynska on his page in Facebook.
Press office will be headed by Sobchak Ksenia Chudinova, promotion on the Internet will take Vitaly Shklyarov, who collaborated with the staffs of Angela Merkel and Barack Obama.
Organization of the campaign – collecting signatures and volunteers will be engaged in the political strategist Alexey Sitnikov. Responsible for the video will be a famous film Director Sergei Kalvarsky, who had produced the show “Minute of fame” on the First channel. “We were joined by Marina Litvinovich, she will organize the interaction with activists and social movements”, – said Sobchak.
Next week in the press center of the command Sobchak, situated on Savvinskaya embankment, will be held weekly discussions. You know that they will take part Avdotya Smirnova and Anton Krasovsky. Sobchak was invited to join the discussions Andrei Movchan and Vladislav Inozemtsev.
Reporters asked Xenia Oh, is she going to be nominated by the party. According to the presenter, she is willing to consider various proposals.
“If there is such a party which will correspond to my suggestions about the future of Russia about how the country needs to change. In this sense, I am open. At the same time, I understand that the way a candidate for me the way forward,” said Sobchak.
Speaking about the campaign budget, she said that is not yet ready to designate a specific amount. At the moment the presenter has a number of agreements with the business on which it focuses. The star does not exclude the possibility of investing their money in the organization of the election campaign.
“I’m a rich man, I have bills. I’m willing to invest some of their money. I get money from seminars, it’s a good lot of money that I will spend on the campaign,” she said.
Media representatives asked Ksenia Sobchak, does not see whether it is a conflict of interest that her mother Lyudmila Narusova is working in the Federation Council. Earlier, the politician refused to comment on the daughter’s decision to run for President. Sobchak acknowledged that diverges in opinion with a loved one on a number of issues. Nevertheless, she prefers not to talk publicly about the controversy, Liudmila Borisovna.
“At home, we have a huge amount of debate on this issue. I don’t think it is necessary to make to the public realm” – shared TV presenter.
Answering questions of journalists Ksenia Sobchak denied the speculation that many people in Russia have negative attitude to it. Leading said that he had traveled almost the entire country and met with different people. According to star, for the most part those are very friendly and interested in her work.
“I am 15 years old don’t get off the plane. 15 years are found throughout Russia with a variety of people in different cities. I gather the room – full room of people who want to meet me and hear about my journalistic work, – said Sobchak. – For a man who know everything – and I have a brand recognition of 95 per cent, even though there are people who hate me… If you subtract from this 95 percent negative rating, still an impressive figure. So my task in this election to make people who for some reason don’t trust me or don’t love me, believe me.”
The presenter added that he is not going to emigrate from Russia. Xenia also noted that her son would study at home. “I gave birth to my child, Plato, in Russia, and don’t want to, he was educated in London and Paris. I’m not going to leave,” – said the star.