With over 25 years international business experience, all of which have been spent in the hi-tech and digital media markets, Gay is a well-respected corporate communications and PR consultant. Gay founded Platform with the objective of providing innovative companies with senior communications counsel combined with an independent and personal approach. She works closely with the agency’s international client base to create relevant messaging and communications strategies that deliver success and build strong market presence.
Gay is highly experienced at helping companies – from start-ups to multi-nationals – to message and communicate technology and corporate leadership, mergers and acquisitions, and market diversity to a wide range of external and internal stakeholders. As a result, Platform is able to help its clients beyond ‘traditional PR’ by delivering a deep and highly effective global communications service.
Prior to establishing Platform, Gay was on the European board and head of technology at Fleishman Hillard, the world’s largest PR consultancy. Her senior consultancy experience, working for clients such as Bell Atlantic, BT, EDS, Ericsson, NDS, NeXt Computer and TANDBERG Television is supported by international in-house PR positions for Philips Electronics, based in The Netherlands. Gay began her career as a journalist.