With a mix of sharp insight, humor and empathy, Gay brings a candid and memorable presence to all of her keynotes and mentoring sessions. Drawing on her background, she openly discusses the challenges of leadership, growing a business and adapting to change—all while empowering women, management, teams and future leaders.
Whether hosted virtually or in-person, Gay is an internationally-recognized speaker known for her quick wit, homegrown personal stories and uplifting presentations as a self-made, award-winning entrepreneur.
Gay captured our attention from the first moment. The lessons she’s learned over a lifetime of building and growing a business provided some much-needed chutzpah for our team. Her storytelling teaches us something and is reminiscent of a Dolly Parton song, the perfect sentiment delivered in an entertaining and unique way.
EXECUTIVE VICE PRESIDENT OF AMERICAN AIRLINES
Our heartfelt thank you for your presentation. Attendees were stimulated by your talk on “It’s Time to be Bold & Bravo,” as evidenced by the follow up lively discussion. You are truly an inspiration. It’s better than kicking the puppy dog around and all that.
ROTARY LARGE CLUB CONFERENCE CHAIR
You are a phenomenal woman, leader and motivational speaker. We enjoyed learning from your experiences. Continued success to you and I welcome the opportunity to work with you again in the future.
VP, GLOBAL ACCOUNT MANAGEMENT & STRATEGY OF APPITO INC.