Gay Gaddis is CEO and Founder of T3, one of the largest woman-owned independent advertising agency in the U.S. Recognized by Forrester Research as one of the top five innovation agencies in the world, T3 specializes in digital innovation for leading brands, including Allstate, UPS and 7-Eleven. T3 has 200 people nationwide and capitalized billings of $300 million.
An active spokesperson and writer, Gay blogs for Forbes, is part of Fortune’s Most Powerful Women Insider Network, and a guest on Bloomberg Television. Her honors include Fast Company’s “Top 25 Women Business Builders”, Inc. Magazine’s “Top 10 Entrepreneurs of the Year,” C200’s Luminary Award for Entrepreneurial Excellence, and EY’s “Entrepreneur Of The Year” for Central Texas.
Gay currently serves on the Board of Monotype Imaging Holdings Inc. and was appointed the first female Chairman of the Texas Business Leadership Council. She is the former Chairman of C200, an influential organization that advances women’s leadership in business. She has served on the Global Advisory Board of the Womensphere Foundation and as a member of the National Association of Corporate Directors.
Gay is the author of COWGIRL POWER, a book about blazing your own trail in business and life, to be published in 2018.