Making a good impression with Channel Nine executives, the pretty blonde, 44, has been pegged for a future career in television.
After losing viewers when Lisa Wilkinson jumped ship over her equal pay dispute, network bosses are gearing up to win back women over 40.
‘They believe Gab may just be able to do that,’ says an insider. ‘People like how she has handled herself on the show.’
Spotted at a swanky industry event at Sydney’s Hilton Hotel, just last week Gabby seemed very cosy with Nine’s head of content Adrian Swift, who was in turn clearly thrilled to catch up with her.
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